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Muslim Author’s Book Hits Stage for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

NEW YORK – Pennsylvanian contemporary author, Sahar Abdulaziz recently joined theater goers for a small-stage rendition of her novel Expendable at the Pocono Cinema and Cultural Center in East Stroudsburg, PA. The thriller features Bella, a woman emotionally abused and tortured by her sociopathic husband, Logan. He slowly drives his wife to a mental breakdown, …

Rana Abdelhamid: Young Muslim Empowering US Women

NEW YORK – A vicious Islamophobic crime against her was the catalyst for this young Muslim business woman. Rana Abdelhamid, a 24-year-old Egyptian from Queens, New York was accosted by a man who tried to rip off her hijab when she was 15. Since then, she’s made it her mission to empower  Muslim women to …

The Link Between Traumatic Brain Injury & Domestic Violence

Reviewed by Claire Manzer, RN PHN According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. Over the course of a single year, this adds up to 10 million incidents of abuse. Across our lifetimes, 1 in 3 women and 1 …

"Why Are Muslims So Backward?" A Youth Wonders

"Why Are Muslims So Backward?" A Youth Wonders

The other day a young man came to me in the MSA and asked me a very difficult question. Like many people of our generation, he was struggling to make sense of what is happening in the world today; why the Muslim world was always in the news, typically in a negative manner? His question …

What Really Happened at the Badr Caravan?

What Really Happened at the Badr Caravan?

Despite the safety of the pagan caravan, the Makkan pagans still sent out a battalion for war. If the pagans had not sent forth an army and had recognized Madinah’s right to patrol its perimeters, especially in response to their belligerent activities, Badr would not have happened.


Tips on How to Deal with an Abusive Husband

Domestic violence and abuse can happen to anyone, yet the problem is often overlooked, excused, or denied. This is especially true when the abuse is psychological, rather than physical. One of the most common kinds of abuse happens in marriage when one partner abuses the other. Most likely, the husband is the one who abuses …

Muslims Committing Atrocities & Promoting Violence

Why Are The Majority of Atrocities Committed by Muslims?

Salam (Peace) Vipul, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. I am sorry to tell you that your allegations against Islam are founded on misunderstandings arising from misinformation. It is true that there are among Muslims, people who indulge in illegal or immoral activities; but this is true of the followers of …

From KKK: This is How I Became Muslim

I began correspondence with the KKK, and upon my release on parole, I was a full-fledged card carrying hate-monger. For the next 3-4 years, my activities were heavily involved in Klan cross-burnings, media appearances, night raids of beatings, property desecrations…

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