Muslims can vote to reduce Islamophobia

My first exposure to voting was in 11th grade when my teacher gave us voting registration forms in our government class. She wanted to let us know voting allowed everyone to have a say in who and how this country runs. It is time Muslim-Americans join other groups in America to elect individuals who can [...]

2012-10-20T01:04:20-04:00 Op-Ed|

Demystifying “Shariah”

Demystifying "Shariah" By Nasim Rehmatullah and Amjad Mahmood Khan Shariah is a misunderstood and misused concept. Critics of Islam frequently employ terms like "creeping shariah" to stoke fear amongst the masses. The Park 51 controversy and the increasing  media focus on Islam provide an opportunity to educate Americans about the true teachings and practices of Islam [...]

2010-10-07T17:45:07-04:00 Op-Ed|