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Giving Thanks to this Year’s Civic and Political Engagement

Giving Thanks to this Year’s Civic and Political Engagement

The month of November is best known for Thanksgiving first, and the month of elections. Although many of us have not recovered from the last presidential election, it seems more than ever people are more involved in the polls. People have become more active in registering to vote, voting, speaking their mind about the people […]

Muslim Ban Leaves Hundreds Of Yemeni Diversity Lottery Winners Among Others Stranded

Muslim Ban Leaves Hundreds Of Yemeni Diversity Lottery Winners Among Others Stranded

Thousands of people are now stranded all over the world without help, answers, or funds to survive. What has caused this huge displacement, you may ask? It is the unconstitutional Travel Ban, which in reality is a ban targeting Muslims from Yemen, Syria, Libya, Iran, Sudan and Somalia. Lottery Diversity Visa recipients from the six […]

Ramadan in the Workplace

Ramadan in the Workplace

Muslims observe Ramadan once a year, and each year Ramadan falls 11 days earlier on the Gregorian calendar. Ramadan is one of the pillars of Islam where Muslims who are well and able, must fast from sunrise to sunset. Fasting helps spiritually grounding an individual through reflection, retrospection, and prayer.  It also helps Muslims develop […]

Today and Everyday We Say Never Again!

Today and Everyday We Say Never Again!

On March 20, Timothy Caughman was an aspiring doctor who had a love for music and worked with many well-known musicians. At 66 years old, Timothy was brutally murdered by a man with an intent to kill. This was a crime motivated by hate. The murderer admitted to wielding a knife and coming to New York for the purpose of […]

The Time When Muslim Countries Had Women Presidents and the US Did Not

The Time When Muslim Countries Had Women Presidents and the US Did Not

Originally Published on Huffington Post  Women are honored every year on March 8th, in commemoration of International Women’s Day. The celebration was propelled by the struggles and successes of women throughout history and how they have broken glass ceilings, records, and revolutionized the business and sports world. The recognition for women came from their active […]