The star of the annual Muslim convention was a Jewish man from Brooklyn

Why calling Bernie Sanders a 'radical' is nonsenseThis Labor Day weekend, thousands of Muslim Americans descended on Houston, Texas, for the annual three-day Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) convention. This year’s ISNACON featured many well-known figures, such as Trevor Noah, who shared his story of growing up in South Africa and joked about the ups and downs of “The Daily Show.”

Noah wasn’t the only draw. Well-known Muslim Americans, including Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib and Women’s March organizer ….more CNN

Quran-Guided Funds Attract Non-Muslims

No photo description available.Amana Mutual Funds Trust builds products designed to appeal to Muslim investors, but the company says its funds have won a much broader following.

Amana, which is part of Saturna Capital, offers four mutual funds that follow Islamic finance principles. The two largest are the $1.4 billion Amana Income fund (AMANX),..more: WST