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ICNA Condemns Boko Haram Kidnapping

Source: ICNA.ORG The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) condemns the kidnapping of more than 200 schoolgirls in Nigeria by the terror militant group Boko Haram, whose leader, Abubakar Shekau, had threatened to sell them into slavery. “It is absolutely despicable and horrific,” said Naeem Baig, president of ICNA. “We urge authorities to use all of their resources to reunite …


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ICSJ Part of ‘Religions for Peace’ Executive Council Meeting

On March 13, 2014, ICSJ participated in the Religions for Peace USA‘s (RfPUSA) Executive Council Meeting in Washington D.C.  Brother Naeem Baig, executive director of ICSJ and the president of Islamic Circle of North America, had the honor to chair and moderate the meeting. The meeting included leaders of various faith based organizations, who are also part of the RfPUSA, to …


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Labor Rights In Islam – Sh. Abdool Rahman Khan

By Sh. Abdool Rahman Khan Introduction In Islam, labor is considered a virtuous deed and obligatory upon all able bodied person in society. Man has many needs to fulfill: food, water, clothing, shelter, medicine, education etc. and since he is required to fulfill these needs for himself and his family through lawful means, he is obliged to work. So while work …