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Hantoush

Saleha Hamdeen, a 14 year old Bedouin from Palestine, won the International Hans Christian Andersen Award for her fairy tale, “Hantoush,” which was chosen from among more than 1,200 fairy tale entries from all over the world. Hantoush; a Fairytale…

Virginia County to Pay $500k for Blocking Muslim Cemetery

Muslim Advocates on Twitter: "RELIGIOUS FREEDOM VICTORY: After we sued a Virginia  county for blocking construction on a Muslim cemetery, the county agreed to  let construction begin and will pay our clientsWASHINGTON, DC — On Friday, a Muslim nonprofit agreed to accept a $500,000 settlement payment from Stafford County, VA. The Stafford County Board of Supervisors and Stafford County, VA, previously voted 4-2 to settle a religious freedom lawsuit brought forth by the All Muslim Association of America Inc. (AMAA)…more:muslimadvocates