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Fact Sheet: Harms of New Muslim Ban Executive Order

Date: March 7, 2017 | Categories: Islamophobia, Opinion, Opinion All,

Prepared by Naureen Shah from Amnesty International USA Today, President Trump signed a new executive order banning people from six countries and suspending the refugee admissions program. The Trump administration may characterize the new order as scaled back and careful.  In fact, the new order is inhumane, irrational and will not make the U.S. safer. It will cause harm to …


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Khutbah: Thanking Neighbors for Supporting Muslims in Tough Times

Date: February 2, 2017 | Categories: Islamophobia, Opinion, Opinion All,

In light of the recent support for Muslims across the United States in light of President Trump’s Muslim ban, the following khutbah was prepared by Shaykh Abdool Rahman Khan, Chairman of ICNA Sharia Council. Indeed, Allah orders justice and good conduct and giving to relatives and forbids immorality and bad conduct and oppression. He admonishes you that perhaps you will …


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Flying While Muslim is Not a Crime

Date: August 9, 2016 | Categories: Islamophobia, Opinion, Opinion All,

Source: Washington Post By Editorial Board MUSLIM PASSENGERS are escorted off U.S.-based airlines with alarming frequency these days, and while the circumstances of each incident vary, there is also a sameness to them. More often than not, someone on the plane — a seatmate, a passenger a few rows away, a flight attendant — feels “uncomfortable.” The trigger for that …