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Muslim Filmmaker Works on 'Bringing People Together'

A Muslim filmmaker who worked on a Star Wars film and The Favorite has produced four films aimed at fighting hatred and extremism, The BBC reported. “Positive stories need to be highlighted,” Rizwan Wadan, 38, who lives in Luton said. Wadan is behind The Error in Terror project and wants to “give Muslims a voice”. …

Where Do Violent Groups Come From? Is it Really Islam?

Where do violent groups come from? Is it really Islam? Is it really religion? Or should we be looking at society and how that plays a role in the rise of these violent groups? Why Aren’t Muslim Leaders Renouncing Terrorism?

I’m Afraid to Go to Eid Prayer; I Fear of Terrorists

I’m Afraid to Go to Eid Prayer; I Fear of Terrorists

In this counseling answer: • Realistically, there’s more chance of you dying in a car crash in the way to the masjid, or even just your usual grocery shop than being shot by a terrorist. Yet, we still do these things. • Beyond considering the more likely outcome, that you attend and nothing happens, should …

After Easter Deadly Attack, Backlash Fear Grips Sri Lanka Muslims

Though the majority of Muslims condemned the terrorist attack targeting Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, the government’s announcement that a radical Islamic group carried out the attacks has left Muslims in fear of backlash, News 18 reported. “Trust and faith of our people are shaken. Majority of the Muslims don’t subscribe to any kind of …

British Muslim’s Thoughts on Sri Lankan Attacks

As terrorism exposes itself and rears its ugly head again, our sympathies are with the people of Sri Lanka; those whose lives have been lost, those who are injured, and those whose lives have been affected, be they Sri Lankans or visitors to the nation. With hundreds dead and hundreds more injured, these incidents are a …

Chapel Hill: Father of Slain Students Brings Congress Committee to Tears

Four years on losing his two daughters and son-in-law, North Carolina Dr. Mohammad Abu-Salha brought members of the House Judiciary Committee to tears as he recalled his loss on Tuesday, New Observer reported. “Three beautiful young Americans were brutally murdered, and there is no question in our minds that this tragedy was born of bigotry …

World Mourns New Zealand Muslim Victims of Terrorism

CHRISTCHURCH – Muslim organizations and world governments have sent strongest condemnations to the terrorist attack that left more than 49 dead in far-right shootings targeting worshippers in two New Zealand mosques during Friday Jumuah prayer, The Guardian reported. “This is the most deadly Islamophobic terrorist attack we have experienced in recent times,” Harun Khan, the …

Jesus Wept: Terrorism in Christchurch

The third largest city in New Zealand has come under terrorist attack by extremists who targeted at least two mosques in the city of Christchurch. Reports of at least 40 people murdered with dozens more injured have sent ripples across the world. Such was the severity of the incident that immediately afterwards put the city …

Imams React to Terrorist Attack on Christchurch Mosques

Imams React to Terrorist Attack on Christchurch Mosques

They were gathering in the “Al Noor (Light) Mosque” for Friday Sermon and Prayer, their weekly enlightening, spiritual recharge. They did not know that these were their last moments in this world; an Islamophobic terrorist didn’t want them in the country and decided to kill them… in their mosques. The once calm and tranquil atmosphere of …

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How Can I Tell Classmates Islam Is Not Terrorism?

Short Answer:  If you hear your fellow students talk about Islam or Muslims, as you said you have in the past, let them know you are a Muslim, and that they can ask you any question they need. So, your main task in presenting Islam is just to be a point of contact for others to …



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