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    Here’s what’s thought about head covers

    Here’s what’s thought about head covers

    January 17-2014 Support for women going bareheaded is minuscule in much of the Middle East with only Lebanon and Turkey showing much tolerance for women with no head covering. The…

    Student’s Arabic flashcards get him handcuffed by cops

    Student’s Arabic flashcards get him handcuffed by cops

    January 03-2014 A college student detained at Philadelphia Airport after Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials discovered he was carrying Arabic language flashcards has lost his bid to sue the federal…

    Anti-Muslim crowd now targets high school text for seeking to convert kids

    Anti-Muslim crowd now targets high school text for seeking to convert kids

    January 03-2014 Anti-Muslim people in Florida, including some leaders of the Republican Party, have launched an attack on a major school textbook for supposedly trying to convert children to Islam.…

    Ellison explains how and why he became a Muslim

    Ellison explains how and why he became a Muslim

    December 13-2013 In 2006, Keith Ellison became the first Muslim ever elected to the US Congress.  One other, also an African-American convert to Islam, has since been elected. Ellison, who…

    Billboard snuggle loved and hated

    Billboard snuggle loved and hated

    December 13-2013 The billboard showing an American solder snuggling with a woman in niqab has now gone up in Chicago, but more people are likely seeing it on the web…

    IrMaligned Afghan Shias are now rising in stature

    IrMaligned Afghan Shias are now rising in stature

    December 06-2013 The Shia population of Afghanistan, generally estimated at 15 to 20 percent of all the people of Afghanistan, for long was the country’s most downtrodden.  But now that…

    Regime frees Baha’i it tossed in jail at age 85

    Regime frees Baha’i it tossed in jail at age 85

    December 06-2013 The government has freed a Baha’i man after holding him in jail for almost one year.  Mohammed-Hossein Nakhaei is 86 years old His family says it doesn’t know…

    Russian court bans translation of Qoran

    December 06-2013 A Russian court has banned a standard translation of the Qoran into Russian and ordered all copies seized and burned. Russia’s senior Islamic clerics warned that unrest could…