Being a Young Muslim Man in the Early 21st Century

A PhD student discusses what it’s like being a young Muslim man in today’s world. — “I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better” Abraham Lincoln Like everyone else I was horrified by the recent shootings in Orlando which killed 49 people… perhaps more so because I am a Muslim. Islam teaches […]

Today I Grieve

Whittier Strong shares his compassion for every person in the wake of the tragic shootings in Orlando.

Cruz Control of U.S. Muslims

Why are politicians making a habit of treating citizens as “others?”

A Call to Action: Curing Islam’s American Crisis

With Donald Trump’s Anti-Muslim rhetoric on the rise, Ehab Al Shihabi encorages Muslim Americans to be politically proactive

Religious Discrimination Here and Now

What a 17th-century poet can teach us about marginalized Muslims today.

Yes, Let’s have a Frank and Open Discussion About the Causes of Extremism and Terrorism

Everyone is sad and frustrated. So why aren’t we talking about it?

Want To Change Perceptions Of Muslims? Support Students of All Beliefs

Religious diversity needs support. We have the opportunity to change headlines of the future, and here’s how.

The Unholy Alliance in the Culture of Firearms in the U.S.

When is enough, enough? Warren J Blumenfeld asks the tough questions about gun control.

Free Speech Is No Excuse For Muslim-Baiting

Condemning the inexcusable violence committed by the shooters in Garland, France and Denmark doesn’t stop us from questioning the justification for the cartoon contest and subsequent exhibit. Are they not simply provocations of a minority by the majority

Comment of the Day: “As a Mormon, I can tell you we’ve been targeted. I also know it’s not the same.”

This Comment of the Day is from Clark Larsen, on the post Religious Discrimination & Bullying

Migrant Labor, High Risk Behaviours, and HIV Awareness: A Bangladeshi Story

Raad Rahman explores the difficulty in fighting HIV among South Asian migrant workers.

Islam Requires Muslims To Protect Christians

Kashif Chaudry on the true relationship between Christianity and Islam.

Everything You Wanted To Know About Islam (But Were Afraid To Ask)

This series in meant to increase openness, understanding, and personal reflection. The goal is not to change anyone’s mind; rather, the goal is to promote individual decision making based on thoughtful reflection.

Thoughts on Jewish Identity in a Post-Charlie Hebdo World

Matthew Rozsa explores the divided politics of the American Jewish community.