Three Muslim students tried to visit Oklahoma lawmaker John Bennett on Thursday at the State Capitol when they were handed a questionnaire at his office to fill out, which included the question “The Koran, the sunna of Mohammed and Sharia Law of all schools say that the husband can beat his … Read more
Two Muslim American YouTube stars claimed that the captain of a Delta Airlines flight at Heathrow Airport had asked them to leave due to their use of Arabic, reports The New York Times.
Delta said they were frightening some of the British passengers on the … Read more
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When Muslim teen Yasmin Seweid was charged with falsifying her report of an alleged hate crime last Wednesday, Muslims nationally were struck by how her arrest would affect their … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
One of the swing states that surprisingly swung for Donald Trump in the Presidential election was Michigan where 16 electoral college votes were at stake.
It was also a state where Muslim American voters faced discrimination when trying to … Read more
“Muslims have great frittata recipes”, reads one of the humorous ads for the Islamophobia-fighting documentary The Muslims Are Coming. The ads went up in New York subways on Monday, after the movie’s production company won a legal battle with the city’s Metropolitan Transit Authority, … Read more
President Obama today made his “better late than never” visit to a US mosque, located at the campus of the Islamic Society of Baltimore.
According to the Washington Post , Obama began his visit with a roundtable with about a dozen Muslim leaders from around the country. Among the roundtable participants are Suzanne Barakat, a … Read more
A Muslim American woman showed a lot of spunk standing up in the middle of a boisterous rally for Donald Trump in South Carolina.
Asian American Life
In the make believe world of comic books full of aliens, ghouls and superheroes who possess incredible powers, perhaps it’s not as crucial to have an ethnically diverse population in the mix. But Asian American comic book writers like Amy Chu, Greg Pak and Larry Hama disagree, saying … Read more