Tag: Letter

Ramadan Imam’s Message

Ramadan Mubaraak My Dear Community, As-Salaam ‘AlaikumwaRahmatullah, Here is the special gift of Allah coming back. Here is the Month of Ramadan carrying to us, the blessings of Allaahsubhanah, inviting to reform and rebuild our heart, mind and body with…

“every one shall sit in safety under his own vine and fig tree, and there shall be none to make him afraid.”

REL-LIBS540George Washington and his Letter to the Jews of Newport     The original of Washington’s Letter to the Hebrew Congregations of Newport, Rhode Island is small in size, but its impact on American life is immense. In 340 well-chosen words, the Letter reassures those who had fled religious tyranny that life in their new nation would be different, that religious “toleration” would give way to religious liberty,…more:  tourosynagogue.org

‘Love a Muslim Day’ list in response to hate letter

Love a Muslim Day letterThe man who created a ‘Love a Muslim Day’ list in response to letters promoting hateful acts hopes his idea will “bring people together”.

It was sparked by reports that ‘Punish a Muslim Day’ letters had been sent out in several cities, calling on people to verbally and physically attack Muslims……more:  bbc.com

Massachusettsian Little girl gets birthday wish two years after writing letter to President Obama on why women aren’t on any bills

An 11-year-old girl from Massachusetts got a special call on Wednesday, two years after sheImage result for girl 9 years old had penned a curious letter to President Barack Obama asking why women weren’t the face of any “dollars/coins.”…

“Just called Sofia to let her know her wish came true. Harriet Tubman will be on the face of the $20 bill!” she continued. The mother of the Cambridge, Mass., girl told WHDH-TV that the special call was the “greatest birthday present ever.” It was announced hours earlier that the famous African-American abolitionist would kick Andrew Jackson off the bill….more”:  nydailynews

Letter Of ‘Radical Love’ For Muslims Signed By 24,000 People, Including Thousands Of Christian Clergy Members

n the wake of terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, California, Muslims in the United States have experienced 97156038increasing hostility in backlash. Now, 24,000 people from a variety of different regions have signed an open letter of “radical love” to protect the Muslim-American community from such backlash. Some 7,000 clergy members were also signatories.

The letter, which was the brainchild of organizers at Auburn Theological Seminary, was delivered by hand Thursday to Muslim leaders at the Muslim Community Network in New York City, the Huffington Post reported. The Rev. Jacqui Lewis of New York City’s Middle Collegiate Church was chosen to present the letter, which she said was necessary during this “singular moment in time.”…more:  .ibtimes

Christian Clergy’s Letter to Islamophopic

Dear Mr Wilders,22052020
They say you can only take a horse to the water, you can’t make it drink. But human beings are not horses.  Unlike animals, they can be reasoned with. I offer these few remarks in the faint hope you are amenable to reason.
It is about your recent speech to the Alliance of Patriots in New York. In which you paint an apocalyptic picture of ‘the Islamization of Europe’. You describe some European cities with Muslim neighbourhoods in lurid terms…more  /tari.

Muslim artist’s open letter: Banner incident adds to cycle of hate, hysteria and fear

Muslim American Society Community Center of Staten Island takes down posterCommunity activist and local Staten Island artist Scott LoBaito gets a poster meant for religious practice taken down from the front of the Muslim American Society Community Center of Staten Island in Dongan Hills. (Staten Island Advance/Mary Sharmaine)

Dear Mr. LoBaido,

This is a letter from one local artist to another. We have met before, but in case you don’t remember me, my name is Omnia Hegazy and I am a lifelong Staten Islander and musician, who happens to be a Muslim. I’d like to offer a different perspective surrounding the airplane artwork in front of the Muslim American Society, which was was taken down as a result of your efforts..more  .silive.com