Tag: American Muslim

Lawmakers Sign Letter Against Anti-Muslim Prejudice

Approx. 2 Dozen Maryland Lawmakers Sign Letter Against Anti-Muslim Prejudice Ike Leggett’s signature tops the list of Maryland lawmakers signing a letter in protest of the Chevy Chase Women’s Republican Club’s invitation to Fred Grandy to speak at a private…

Since 9/11: A light on Islam

By Jeff Brumley If there are any silver linings to the tragedy of 9-11, First Coast Muslims say one of them may be that Northeast Florida’s Islamic community has grown in its outward focus and accessibility, area religious leaders say.…

From Fear of Islam to Outreach

  From fear of Islam to outreach: how 9/11 prompted interfaith efforts  In the decade since 9/11, the percentage of US congregations that participate in interfaith worship has doubled, a study says, and more mosques are engaging in outreach and…