Category: Community News

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…

Complaint: Chicopee McDonald’s intentionally sold Muslim family bacon

Workers at a McDonald’s restaurant in Chicopee intentionally put bacon on a fish sandwich that a Muslim woman had ordered for one of her children, a civil rights organization said Wednesday.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations filed a discrimination complaint on the woman’s behalf with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination

https://www.wwlp.com/news/local-news/hampden-county/complaint-mcdonalds-intentionally-sold-muslim-family-bacon/

Will there be any Muslims left among the Chinese Uyghurs?

The Chinese government says it protects freedom of religion, as long as believers follow laws and regulations – including a ban on religious education for minors. As a result, the number of Uyghurs practicing Islam is dwindling.
Tursunjan Mamat, a practicing Muslim and ethnic Uyghur in western China’s Xinjiang region, said he’s fasting for Ramadan but his daughters, ages 8 and 10, are not. Religious activity including fasting is not permitted ….more:csmonitor