Globe Talk

Dr Ahmed’s documentary, “Journey into Europe,” is an important window into a period in Muslim history, which created high culture and art through an emphasis on inclusiveness and tolerance. For this reason, the film ought to be mandatory viewing in the Muslim world, which is in dire need of these values. By Yasser Latif Hamdani […]

Keep Reading

A Muslim man in the USA is on a mission to counter misconceptions about Islam. His approach is simple – travelling the country, challenging strangers to ask him anything. Mansoor Shams, who is also a former US Marine, currently resides in Maryland. He is travelling across the country, standing on street corners in cities and […]

Keep Reading

A group of Muslim women students at colleges across the United States are part of the Books Not Bombs campaign, an initiative organized by The Syria Consortium to help Syrian refugees access education. The campaign launched last year, Books Not Bombs organizers — who are primarily Muslim women — have been ramping up their efforts. […]

Keep Reading

Through local donations and a GoFundMe page, the mosque raised over $900,000 from 18,000+ people to rebuild the mosque. By Rabbi Allen Maller In the small city of Victoria, Texas (USA), there are several churches, but just one synagogue and one mosque. At least that’s how it was, until the mosque, built in 2000, mysteriously burned down […]

Keep Reading

Muslim volunteers earned a round of applause and even a few “amens” from the homeless huddled inside a shelter in Dallas, USA, recently. “We’re Muslim, but we care about everyone,” Urooj Waheed said at the Austin Street Shelter. Waheed and his wife, Sobia Waheed, were among about 125 volunteers—children, parents and grandparents—who packed survival kits that contained bottled […]

Keep Reading

London: Britain’s Prince Charles warned against intolerance towards refugees fleeing religious persecution, saying the rising tide of populism was reminiscent of the “dark days” of the 1930s. “The suffering doesn’t end when they arrive seeking refuge in a foreign land,” the heir to the throne told BBC radio. “We are now seeing the rise of […]

Keep Reading

A man was photographed holding a sign on the side of a road outside the Islamic Center of Irving, near Dallas, USA, reading: “You Belong. Stay Strong. Be Blessed. We Are One America.” A passerby snapped a photo of the man and shared it on Twitter, where it quickly went viral.  A representative for the Islamic […]

Keep Reading
Go to TOP