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American Teenager: "Help Me Cut Down My Terrible Habits"

American Teenager: "Help Me Cut Down My Terrible Habits"

In this counseling answer: • There is a much more beautiful life in store for you if you are willing to put in the efforts and energy to change. Your parents have provided little guidance; thus, you will have to gain the strength within yourself to set your own boundaries and make your own changes. …

Basheer Abdur

Group Files Civil Rights Complaint On Behalf of Muslim Boxer

FARMINGTON HILLS — A leading American Muslim civil rights group has filed a complaint at the Michigan Department of Civil Rights against USA Boxing in support of 18-year-old Michigan boxer Basheer Abdur. The Muslim boxer was barred from competition because of growing a beardhe believes it’s attributed to his faith, ArabAmericanNews reported on September 13. …

An American and a Muslim

Converting to Islam: An American and a Muslim?

Short Answer:I assure you that you will have fantastic days ahead of you.I could also assure you that you will be tested.Islam has a core of faith matters, acts of worship and morals.But beyond that, people from every culture adapt to Islam in their own special way based on their background. _____________________________________ SalamDear Michael, Thank …

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Recognizing US Muslim Contributions to Science

A very special event has taken place last week in Washington DC thatshowcased modern Muslim contributions to science. Michael Jackman has reported on November 15. If you know history, it’s no surprise that Muslim contributions to science are important and far-reaching. At that time, Europe was under its superstitious dark ages. On the other …

American Muslims

This Man Uses His Camera to Challenge Stereotypes of American Muslims

MeetMark Bennington, photographer extraordinaire. He’s an ex-Hollywood photographer who eventually made his way to Bollywood and NYC where he now specializes in portrait and editorial photography. His most recent project is calledAmerica 2.0, a series of photographs of Millenial Muslims. Mark didn’t appreciate the portrayal of American Muslims as “the enemy” or “the other” and …

A Have it Your Way American Believer - About Islam

A Have it Your Way American Believer

Islam was needed to bring “the people of the Book” back to the original doctrine of God and away from the pagan contaminated ideologies of multiple gods in one or multiple-gods period.

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As a Muslim Man, I Was Honored to Join Women’s March in London

In stark contrast to, as the Washington Post put it, the ‘funeral-like’ inauguration of now-President, Trump, who actually wanted tanks and missiles in his parade, #WomensMarch protests took place across the United States, as well as much of the world, outnumbering vastly the turnout to the presidential inauguration, injecting a sense of hope. That an …

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