Monthly Archives: May 2008

Special Congratulations to Omar

I want to send a special congratulation to my good friend Omar for graduating from Marymount University in Arlington, VA. I know this brother worked long and hard on this and his journey was not easy. He was born in … Continue reading

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Lesson From Islamophobic Teacher Firing

It is important to remember when we are discussing issues of Islamophobia and anti-Muslim bias in America that there are real consequences to Islamophobia and they are often felt most by Muslim children. Take this story as an example out … Continue reading

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Tariq Sets The Table and Manley and Manji Meet

There are two pieces from fellow Muslim bloggers and friends I want to draw reader’s attention to. The first is Tariq Nelson issuing the opening argument in the “Masculinity and War on Our Boys” series of posts we are working … Continue reading

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ISNA Crossing a Picket Line?

It has come to my attention that the ISNA Zonal Conference will be held from May 24-26 in Baltimore, MD at the Sheraton Baltimore City Center. There are a lot of great speakers planned for this event and it should … Continue reading

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Hillary Was Not Lying: The Sniper Has Been Spotted

(Photo by Marc Manley)

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Burma Relief

MYANMAR (BURMA) CYCLONE RELIEF FUND APPEAL   “The believer’s shade on the Day of Resurrection will be his charity.” (Al-Tirmidhi)   Devastating Cyclone hit Myanmar (Burma). More than 22500 people were killed & injured and thousands missing. The death toll … Continue reading

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A Crime Against the Sisters

I have been reminded by my elder of Islam and life in Philly of something that I had overlooked regarding the Muslim brothers who robbed a bank dressed in niqaab and then killed a Philly cop. He told me what … Continue reading

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