Desperate to feed her family, Saleha, a housecleaner here in western #Afghanistan, has incurred such an insurmountable debt that the only way she sees out is to hand over her 3-year-old daughter, Najiba, to the man who lent her the money. The debt is $550. ... See MoreSee Less
Apple has removed Quran Majeed, a popular app for reading the Islamic religious text and other prayer-related information, in China, in compliance with Chinese government requests, according to a report by BBC. #QuranApp... See MoreSee Less
Apple has removed Quran Majeed, a popular app for reading the Islamic religious text and other prayer-related information, in China, in compliance with Chinese government requests, according to a repo...
In fact, the U.S. Supreme Court considers Prophet #Muhammad to be one of the 18 greatest lawgivers in history, along with the likes of the ancient Egyptian ruler Menes, the Prophet Moses, Hammurabi, Confucius, Napoleon, and John Marshall. ... See MoreSee Less
"Far from Mecca: Globalizing the Muslim Caribbean" is the first academic work on Muslims in the English-speaking Caribbean. Combining archival research, ethnography, and literary analysis, Khan argues for a historical continuity of Afro- and Indo-Muslim presence and cultural production in the Caribbean. #CaribbeanMuslims #AliyahKhan ... See MoreSee Less
El islam es la religión de más rápido crecimiento en el mundo, y no sólo en las naciones de mayoría musulmana: según un estudio reciente del Centro de Investigaciones Pew, el 10% de todos los europeos serán creyentes musulmanes para el 2050. #musulmanes#elislam#musulmaneslatinos... See MoreSee Less
Según el Centro de Investigaciones Pew, para el 2050 los musulmanes habrán aumentado en todo el mundo en un 73%, seguidos por los cristianos, que se proyecta crezcan en un 35% durante el mismo perio...
When the British Empire abolished slavery, Caribbean sugar plantation owners faced a labor shortage. To solve the problem, they imported indentured “coolie” laborers, Hindus and a minority Muslim population from the Indian subcontinent. #AishaKhan #TheDeepestDye #CaribbeanMuslims ... See MoreSee Less
"We Are Lady Parts" centers on the diverse experiences of five young British Muslim women who are in a punk band and are trying to get their first gig. #NidaManzoor #MuslimWomen #PunkBand ... See MoreSee Less
Their reputation as merciless fighters – who ravaged Muslim lands, levelling entire cities and leaving nothing but death and destruction in their wake – perhaps makes their later conversion to Islam appear somewhat surprising. #genghizkhan#mongols... See MoreSee Less
Nomadic warriors, sophisticated weaponry, and brutal tactics: this moderately sums up what the Mongol Empire is widely known for. Their reputation as merciless fighters – who ravaged Muslim lands, l...
“There were a number of dehumanising posts comparing Muslims to ‘pigs’ and ‘dogs’ and misinformation claiming the Quran calls for men to rape their female family members,” the internal document, titled ‘Adversarial Harmful Networks – India Case Study‘, reads. #FacebookHate ... See MoreSee Less
The Study of Islam & Muslim Communities in Latin America & the Caribbean in Transdisciplinary Perspective - 20 & 21 October 2021 - Online via WebEx (Registration deadline: 10-17) #LatinoMuslims #HispanicMuslims#LatinoDawah... See MoreSee Less
A survey exploring the lives of Muslims in the United States found that Muslim women were more likely than men to have personally experienced Islamophobia, that younger Muslims were more likely to try to conceal their religious identities and that many Muslims self-censor themselves out of fear of how others may react to them. #Islamophobia... See MoreSee Less
"The former boxing champion distributed thousands of autographed religious pamphlets when he traveled. He lugged them around for hours in oversize briefcases. It kept him strong, he said. But the exercise was only a bonus. Ali said he felt a duty to explain Islam to Americans and to explain America to Muslims." #MuhammadAli #MuslimConverts #AmericanMuslims... See MoreSee Less
"By the close of the Indian Wars in the late 19th century, fewer than 238,000 Indigenous people remained, a sharp decline from the estimated 5 million to 15 million living in North America when Columbus arrived in 1492."#NativeAmericanGenocide #GenocideUSA ... See MoreSee Less
In the history of the European colonization of the Americas, an Indian massacre is any incident between European settlers and indigenous peoples wherein one group killed a significant number of the ot...
"The finding of almost 2,000 unmarked graves so far at former residential school sites in Canada is just the tip of the iceberg for the thousands more surely to be located in that country and in similar searches in the United States." #IndigenousPeoplesDay#ColumbusDay... See MoreSee Less
Hunger. Starvation. Beatings. Ill-clothed in the cold of winter. Forbidden to speak their Native tongues. Sexual predators roaming the dormitory halls in the middle of the night like wild animals sear...
"US history, as well as inherited Indigenous trauma, cannot be understood without dealing with the genocide that the United States committed against Indigenous peoples." #GenocideUSA #IndigenousGenocide ... See MoreSee Less
This happened to me when I was working as a telemarketer selling time shares. The lady said just a minute so I waited. After honking the horn, I continued with the sales script and she listened to most of it before hanging up. ... See MoreSee Less
Have you read this article "25 Things Latino Muslims Want You To Know." #17 is We demand respect.Just as every Latino is not Mexican, every Latino is not a drunkard. Almost all immigrant Muslims who contact me are trying to marry a Latina. Many of them see us as no more than a Tinder (dating app). Maybe they could ask to help in the dawah, instead. - Juan Galvan, Co-founder, LADO, Illinois.#LatinoMuslims #HispanicMuslims#LatinoDawah #MuslimConverts #MuslimReverts #NewMuslims#MuslimWriters #MuslimPublishing ... See MoreSee Less
You may have heard that Latinos are not only the fastest growing minority in the United States, but they are also the fastest growing minority within Islam. However, the history of Latinos is just as ...
Latest Issue Soap Operas and the Reawakening of Islam in Latin America Published September 29, 2021 By Wendy Diaz Share this Post This past September 11 marked twenty years since the attack on the Wor...
Five members from the prestigious Afghanistan women’s robotics team, Afghan Dreamers, are now safe and sound in Mexico, after a long journey fleeing the advancing Taliban in Afghanistan. #Afghanistan#Mexico#robotics... See MoreSee Less
For the past six years, amelia has been working on the ground in this field with a focus on how to understand and prevent suicide in racial minority early adults 18-24 years old, using grassroots approaches grounded in social justice principles. #endthestigma... See MoreSee Less
CHICAGO (RNS) — Ayah Aldadah, a hijab-wearing Muslim athlete, never thought about how strange it was she had to get a uniform waiver to participate in track and cross country each year at school — until she didn’t have to anymore. #MuslimAthletes... See MoreSee Less
A coalition of more than 40 American Muslim groups is leading a global boycott of Hilton Hotels over its involvement in a hotel project in Xinjiang, China, where a Uyghur mosque was recently bulldozed to make way for the building. #uyghurmosque... See MoreSee Less
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 26: Participants wait for the start of the American Muslim Day Parade on September 26, 2010 in New York, New York. The annual parade celebrates the presence and contributions of M...
...the reality is that terrorism in the United States is exceedingly rare, and there’s no evidence that American Muslims embrace extreme views at a higher rate than Christians or Jews.#AmericanMuslims... See MoreSee Less
If one were to ask Nora, as we did, about her distinct appearance on campus, she would say she doesn’t mind. She’s content with her dress, her prayers and the way of life it reflects. Nora is a Chilean Muslim, and proudly so. #IslamInChile #LatinoMuslims #HispanicMuslims#LatinoDawah... See MoreSee Less