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Complex

Meet the 24-Year-Old Mogul Who Made Muslim Women's Day a Viral Sensation
Complex
At just 24 years old, Amani Al-Khatahtbeh has solidified herself as a mogul. This year alone, she's appeared on the New York Times editor's list for her book Muslim Girl: A Coming of Age, was included in Forbes' coveted 30 Under 30 list, and was ...
What International Muslim Women's Day Means To MeRefinery29
Muslim Women's Day initiative gains widespread supportMiddle East Eye
Why We Need A Muslim Women's DayHuffington Post
Atlanta Journal Constitution -Bustle -Romper
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Canadian steak houses courting Muslim diners with halal options
The Globe and Mail
At Barberian's Steak House in Toronto, the Canada Prime steaks are butchered and aged in-house. Hungry beef lovers can tuck into a rib steak or prime rib cooked just the way they like it – and that includes Muslim diners, because for the past year the ...



The Sun

Muslim women link hands and bow heads on Westminster bridge in ...
The Sun
They stood side by side, with many wearing traditional Islamic attire and blue items to symbolise peace.

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The Independent

Terror strategy shouldn't focus only on Muslims, Jeremy Corbyn says
The Independent
The Government's counter-extremism strategy has been used to “target the Muslim community” and must be changed, Jeremy Corbyn has warned. The Labour leader said the flagship Prevent programme had backfired because it had cast “a kind of suspicion ...
Only targeting Muslims in anti-terror schemes is wrong, says Jeremy CorbynEvening Standard

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Foreign Policy (blog)

Erdogan's International Network of Muslim Cleric Spies
Foreign Policy (blog)
The mosque's young imam, Ender Cetin, a native Neuköllner of Turkish descent, began opening up his house of worship to non-Muslim visitors: for example, holding open-house Saturdays. He began engaging in public dialogue with Jewish rabbis and ...

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Mirror.co.uk

Pranksters hijack speakers used for Muslim call to prayer to blast out hardcore PORN soundtrack across Turkish city
Mirror.co.uk
A city's public speaker - usually used to call people to prayer - started blasting out porn in the middle of the night. Instead of the traditional Islamic call to worship, people in Kastamonu Turkey, were woken up to the soundtrack from a pornographic ...

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Birmingham Mail

Muslim women form human chain on Westminster Bridge after London terror attack
Birmingham Mail
She was joined by fellow Ahmadiyya Muslims who said they wanted to add to the condemnation of the violent attack and stand defiant in the face of terrorism. Sarah Waseem, 57, from Surrey, said: "When an attack happens in London, it is an attack on me.

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Indianapolis Star

Muslim Day celebration features panel discussion on failed hate crime bill
Indianapolis Star
Rep. Gregory Porter, D-Indianapolis, is discussing hate crimes with David Sklar, director of government affairs for the Indianapolis Jewish Community Relations Council. Previously: Gov. Eric Holcomb will welcome Hoosiers of the Muslim faith this ...



WRTV Indianapolis

Indiana Statehouse Holds Muslim Day Celebration
Tristatehomepage.com
In the Indiana statehouse, Gov. Eric Holcomb welcomed Hoosiers of the Muslim faith to meet with members of the state administration and lawmakers on Monday. Organizers said it was the event' largest turnout ever. The gourp hosted a panel discussion ...
I am Hoosier, I am Muslim: Six stories of faith and Indiana prideWRTV Indianapolis

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The Guardian

The 712-page Google doc that proves Muslims do condemn terrorism
The Guardian
Heraa Hashmi, a 19-year-old American Muslim student at the University of Colorado, was supposed to be discussing the Crusades with the man sitting next to her. Within a few minutes, however, he was crusading against Islam. “Not all Muslims are ...



Aljazeera.com

Q&A: The man running to be US' first Muslim governor
Aljazeera.com
Egyptian American doctor Abdul El-Sayed could become the first-ever Muslim governor in the United States in 2018. El-Sayed, 32, was appointed as the chief of the health department of Michigan's city of Detroit in 2015, and - after making a serious turn ...



BBC News

Sarcastic Brits take down US alt-right host over 'Muslim Queen'
BBC News
Radio host Alex Jones is well known in America for shocking people with his conspiracy theories and "alt right" political views. But he got more than he bargained for when he took on the Queen. He played a clip purportedly featuring British Muslims ...



Middle East Eye

Muslim women form human chain along Westminster Bridge after London attack
Middle East Eye
Women, mainly Muslim, formed a human chain along Westminster Bridge on Sunday evening, in a show of defiance against terror at the scene of last week's attack which claimed four lives. The quiet protest, which was organised by the Women's March, saw ...
Muslim woman pictured walking past London attack victim slams those 'who could not look beyond my attire'Globalnews.ca
Muslim Women Gather On Westminster Bridge To Condemn Terror AttackUNILAD
Muslim Women Gather On Westminster Bridge To Condemn AttackHuffington Post UK
Grazia -CNN -Marie Claire UK
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News24

Tunisians demand change to Muslim marriage decree
News24
Tunis - An alliance of Tunisian human rights groups on Monday called on authorities to scrap a 1973 decree that bans Muslim women from marrying non-Muslims. The alliance of some 60 groups signed a statement calling for the decree to be revoked, saying ...

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New York Times

Is Free Speech Good for Muslims?
New York Times
The crux of the debate was what to do with Muslims and Islam in Europe. Mr. Wilders argued that the Quran must be banned and mosques must be shut down. Mr. Rose, in contrast, explained that this view is unacceptably authoritarian, and Muslims deserve ...
Terror attack prompts NZ Muslims to speak outOtago Daily Times

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The Independent

I set up the Muslim-led fund for the victims of the Westminster attack – this is what I want to say to my fellow ...
The Independent
Someone else – a Muslim – muttered a prayer for safety. In the last year I've worked in Israel, Turkey, and Saudi Arabia – but only in London have I felt sheer terror. It was only later, hearing the words coming out of my mouth whilst being interviewed ...
Muslim-led crowdfund raises over $30K for London attack victimsThe New Arab
Muslim leaders unite to condemn 'appalling attack'ITV News

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The Courier

Dundee's Ahmadiyya Muslim community members say: “We all need to stand together”
The Courier
Dundee's Ahmadiyya Muslim community has called for people throughout the United Kingdom to remain united in defiance of extremism. Shoaib Khan, the president of the Dens Road-based community group, spoke to The Courier in the wake of ...

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The Independent

I'm a Londoner who also happens to be a Muslim – don't let this attack turn us against one another
The Independent
The news of yesterday's attack struck me hard, being a Londoner, a Muslim and as someone who this time last year was caught in the Brussels terror attack. “Today is a year since Brussels. Love and solidarity sisters” was the simple message I sent ...

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The Independent

Muslim leaders hold peace rally in wake of Westminster terror attack
The Independent
“The figures of far-right extremists do not define the British values that we hold. “Those people who are Daesh and Isis do not define the values that Muslims would hold. “We refuse now to allow them to misrepresent us, and refuse now to allow them to ...
#Notinmyname: Hundreds of Muslims condemn terror attackBBC News
Muslims in Birmingham hold unity rallyITV News

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Chicago Tribune

Chicago-area Muslims, Jews seek new alliances and understanding
Chicago Tribune
Activists meet March 3, 2017, outside the Islamic Community Center of Des Plaines to greet Muslim worshippers arriving for weekly prayers as part of a demonstration of interfaith support. In the wake of bomb threats on Jewish community centers and ...



The Denver Channel

Muslim group calls for hate crime investigation after Fort Collins mosque vandalized
The Denver Channel
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – A Washington-based Muslim group is calling on federal and state authorities to investigate the vandalism of a Fort Collins Islamic Center as a possible hate crime. Police say a vandal targeted the Fort Collins Islamic Center early ...

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The Guardian

Rise of Hindu 'extremist' spooks Muslim minority in India's heartland
The Guardian
Modi was briefly an international pariah over his Gujarat state government's alleged role in ignoring, and possibly abetting, deadly Hindu-Muslim riots in the state in 2002. But he assiduously reinvented his image in the decade before winning power in ...

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The Independent

Michael Gove has same 'crazy' anti-Muslim policies as Donald Trump, former Tory chairwoman says
The Independent
Michael Gove has the same “crazy” anti-Muslim policies as Donald Trump, according to a former chairwoman of the Conservative Party. Baroness Warsi has described the former Tory leadership contender's views as “deeply, deeply worrying”, arguing they ...



CAIR-Florida Welcomes Orlando Mayor's 'Muslim Women's Day' Proclamation
Common Dreams
In the proclamation, Mayor Buddy Dyer recognized that, "Muslim women play an integral role in the economic, cultural, and social development," and that, "Muslim women in Orlando represent some of Orlando's community leaders and serve as exceptional ...



CBS News

"Time to show who we are": Speaking out for Muslim Women's Day
CBS News
The 44-year-old grew up in Southern California and was used to seeing people of all different races and religions, but in a town of about 18,000 people she felt like she stood out as a Muslim woman. Khatib teaches English literature at Murray State ...

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Daily Mail

Hizb Ut-Tahrir leader: Ex-Muslims should be put to death | Daily Mail ...
Daily Mail
Uthman Badar, the Sydney-based spokesman for the hardline Islamist group which campaigns for sharia law, says Muslims who leave the religion should be put ...
Hizb ut-Tahrir: Islamic group in Australia calls for ex-Muslims to be ...Yahoo7 News

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Tulsa World

Muslim doctors launch effort in response to lawmaker's 'do you beat your wife?' questionnaire
Tulsa World
OKLAHOMA CITY - In response to a state legislator's questionnaire about their faith, a Muslim couple has coordinated a domestic violence awareness project that has become more successful than they ever hoped. Monetary donations and hygiene items are ...



Geo News, Pakistan

Young Muslim compiles 712-page document to prove Muslims denounce terrorism
Geo News, Pakistan
Heraa Hashmi, a 19-year-old American Muslim "somewhat obsessed with biryani", was astonished when her classmate criticised Muslims for not doing enough to condemn terrorism. She decided to do something about it—and came up with the idea of ...

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The Independent

It's hard being a Brummie Muslim, especially when your neighbourhood is named the 'jihadi capital of Britain'
The Independent
The Daily Mail even called it “the jihadi capital of Britain”. Soon after the horrific events in London, I realised that as a Brummie Muslim, I was now saddled with a double burden. It's hard when someone stereotypes your home and your religion like ...

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The Independent

It's hard being a Brummie Muslim, especially when your neighbourhood is named the 'jihadi capital of Britain'
The Independent
The Daily Mail even called it “the jihadi capital of Britain”. Soon after the horrific events in London, I realised that as a Brummie Muslim, I was now saddled with a double burden. It's hard when someone stereotypes your home and your religion like ...

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