Tag: Islamophobia

Hate speech against Muslims incites violence

Hate speech against Muslims incites violence By Anya Cordell Hatred is a current ‘cool’ fad—but a terribly dangerous one. Four days after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, three innocent men, (Sikh, Muslim and Egyptian Christian) were murdered. The killer of the…

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.…