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Muslims relieved and bewildered after Albuqerque murders case arrest

A prayer vigil at the Islamic Center of New Mexico after the arrest of Muhammad Syed, a suspect in the recent murders of Muslim men in Albuquerque.“We’re all Sunni and Shia here,” Aldhilemi added, gesturing at the entire restaurant. “But this guy … he’s not Shia. He’s not Sunni. He’s like people who don’t have brains.”

Meanwhile, Albuquerque’s Muslim community – Sunnis and Shias alike – stood together again on the first Friday since Syed’s arrest, shoulder to shoulder, as the civic plaza reverberated with the weekly call to prayer. more: theguardian

 

Srebrenica massacre: Netherlands apologizes after 27 years

A Bosnian muslim woman prays at a grave of one of the victims of the Srebrenica massacreOn the 27th anniversary of the atrocity that killed 8,000 Muslim men and boys, the Netherlands apologized to the relatives of victims and survivors for Dutch peacekeepers’ failure to prevent the slaughter.

The Netherlands on Monday offered its “deepest apologies” for the role played by Dutch peacekeepers in the Srebrenica genocide….MORE:dw

Dove Real Beauty Sketches

In one of the most famous Dove films, Real Beauty Sketches explores the gap between how others perceive us and how we perceive ourselves. Each woman is the subject of two portraits drawn by FBI-trained forensic artist Gil Zamora: one based on her own description, and the other using a stranger’s observations. The results are surprising…

AMERICAN MUSLIM POLL 2022

ISPU last fielded the American Muslim Poll from mid-March to mid-April 2020, just as the pandemic started and the country went into lockdown. This upcoming poll, fielded in Spring 2022, provides a snapshot of the American Muslim community, as well…

A Black Hole Consumes The Equivalent Of One Earth Every Second!

Scientists discover rapidly growing black hole. The black hole consumes the equivalent of one Earth every second and shines 7,000 times brighter than all the light from our own galaxy, making it visible to well-equipped backyard astronomers…more:phys

“The creation of the heavens and earth is greater than the creation of mankind but most of the people do not know” MORE: Ghafir