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Shaykh Hamza Yusuf on the Peter King Hearings on Radicalization & Islamophobia (al-Jazeera)

March 11, 2011 by


Shaykh Hamza Yusuf on Rising Anti-Muslim Sentiment – AlJazeera Shaykh Hamza Yusuf examines the congressional hearing on the so-called radicalisation of American Muslims.

Imam Zaid Shakir’s Powerful Rebuttal Against Muslim Extremists

December 15, 2010 by


The American Muslim community needs to have a frank and honest discussion about extremists within our ranks. Within the past few years, we have witnessed a rise in homegrown terrorists. Like the problem of domestic violence, we pretend that homegrown terrorism doesn’t exist and are quick to point figures at law enforcement agencies and accusing […]

Video from Wajahat Ali’s “The Domestic Crusaders” at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

November 15, 2010 by


Wajahat Ali’s The Domestic Crusaders  focuses on a day in the life of a modern, Muslim, Pakistani American family of six who convene at the family house to celebrate the 21st birthday of the youngest child. Sparks fly among the three generations, culminating in an intense family battle as each. Here is a link to […]

Imam Magid Elected President of ISNA!

October 7, 2010 by


The results of ISNA’s 2010 Elections are in and it seems that Imam Magid has been elected president. Many of us know Imam Magid as the dynamic Imam of ADAMS Center, one of the most active Masajid in North America based out of Sterling, Virginia. In spite of his high profile and constant traveling, Imam Magid […]

Muslim community at a crossroads with a leadership vacuum – Shaykh Jihad Brown – CNN Opinion

September 14, 2010 by


Muslim community at a crossroads with a leadership vacuum By J. Hashim-Brown, Special to CNN Editor’s note: Jihad Hashim-Brown is a leading American Muslim jurist and theologian currently serving as an academic consultant in Abu Dhabi, UAE. A media commentator in the Middle East, he is also a regular columnist for the UAE’s The National newspaper […]