Category: Community News

Save a Child and Save the World!

Children are flowers in God’s garden don’t let their hearts harden. Because to Him they are very dear.So love them,help them in anyway ,and nurture them.Don’t let them dry up and blow away! VISIT:  “SUFU HASHIM’S:  martial arts website“

Sharing Ramadan Resource Guide 2012 (+Video)

SHARING RAMADAN RESOURCE GUIDE 2012 Welcome letter Guide to organizing an Iftar Islam & Muslims FAQ Ramadan FAQ Appendix Sample event program Sample media advisory “Welcome to our fast-breaking” brochure Sample newspaper ad READ ALL AT: Sharing Ramadan Resource Guide 2012    …

My Take: My hijab is my hoodie

My Take: My hijab is my hoodie Editor’s note: Linda Sarsour is national advocacy director of the National Network for Arab American Communities and director of the Arab American Association of New York. Follow her on Twitter. By Linda Sarsour,…

Surah Competition winners

  Attatched is the final picture of the Surah Competition winners receiving their engraved plaques this past Sunday April 22.  The winners present in picture are in order: Husain Hasan(1st place), Hassan Hasan(1st), Mariam Shaikh(1st), Inaya Ahmed(3rd), & Mashael Abdi…

Jasser to NYPD: Thanks for Spying on Us (+Video)

Many American Muslim groups, meanwhile, view Jasser as a reliable apologist for Republicans and anti-Muslim figures—one with little grassroots support in the American Muslim community. “He actually plays into the whole narrative that comes from the Islamophobia industry—that it’s not…

A Group to Counter Anti-Islam Sentiment

By DAVID LEPESKA As anti-Muslim rhetoric rises locally and nationally — some of it fueled by the presidential campaign — a group of Chicago-area Muslims is battling back, using tactics including a television ad campaign and public forums against bigotry.…

Rally IN NYC: Hateful Islamophobia Must go

On February 3, 2012, Many Muslim groups and community leaders gathered at Foley Square, NYC to demonstrate against some of the outright practices by the NYPD under Commissioner Ray Kelly. These practices include illegal surveillance of Muslim communities, allowing a…

Family of Five Affected by Fire

 Family of five affected by fire SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Fire officials say an early morning fire in Springfield may have been caused by a frayed electrical cord.  The fire started around 4a.m. Saturday and drove a family of five,…