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Body Camera Video – Phoenix Police Killing of Muhammad Muhaymin Jr

The Phoenix police targeted Muhammad Muhaymin Jr. for his race and class. They mocked him for his Muslim faith and disability. Then they brutally killed him in a community center parking lot. None of the officers involved in this murder have faced any consequences. As police pressed their knees to his neck and Muhaymin pleaded to God, the […]

Muslim cleric who hid Christians during attacks honored in the US

Muslim cleric who hid Christians during attacks honored in the US

(CNN) — The US government is honoring an 83-year-old Muslim cleric who hid 262 Christians in his home and mosque during an attack in central Nigeria. Imam Abubakar Abdullahi, along with four religious leaders from Sudan, Iraq, Brazil and Cyprus, were awarded the 2019 the International Religious Freedom Award, which is given to advocates of […]

Al-Qaida is stronger today than it was on 9/11

Al-Qaida is stronger today than it was on 9/11

Updated July 3, 2019 12.45pm EDT Al-Qaida has recruited an estimated 40,000 fighters since Sept. 11, 2001, when the Osama bin Laden-led extremist group attacked the United States, according to the not-for-profit Council on Foreign Relations. Despite a United States-led global “war on terror” that has cost US$5.9 trillion, killed an estimated 480,000 to 507,000 people and assassinated bin Laden, […]

A faith-based aid revolution in the Muslim world?

A faith-based aid revolution in the Muslim world?

Every year, somewhere between US$200 billion and $1 trillion are spent in “mandatory” alms and voluntary charity across the Muslim world, Islamic financial analysts estimate. At the low end of the estimate, this is 15 times more than global humanitarian aid contributions* in 2011. Islam requires Muslims to give a portion of their wealth to charity […]

Suspect arrested after admitting to making bomb threat toward Benton Harbor mosque

Suspect arrested after admitting to making bomb threat toward Benton Harbor mosque

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. — A New Buffalo man was arrested and held at the Berrien County Jail Friday after he allegedly called in a false bomb threat to a Benton Harbor-area mosque, according to Benton Township Police Department. Officers with the department were made aware of the bomb threat made towards the Islamic Association of Southwest […]