Anthony Sawina, 26, was convicted of attempted murder and assault for shooting at the men last summer, reported the Star-Tribune.
“We appreciate the jury’s understanding of the egregious harm done by Mr. … Read more
A Muslim American flight attendant is suing American Airlines after accusing co-workers of calling him a terrorist.
NJ.com reports Pakistani American Farkhan Mahmood Shah alleges the airline failed to stop the religious and ethnic harassment despite first reporting it in 2008.
Shah said he began noticing erroneous reports of tardiness and … Read more
New York Police pulled the body of the country’s first Muslim judge out of the Hudson River Wednesday, reports PBS.
According to police sources who spoke to the New York Post, Justice Sheila Abdus-Salaam committed suicide after a battle with depression.
She became the first Black woman to serve in the New York … Read more
In a school that only accepts one out of every 20 applicants, it takes a lot to stand out.
Ziad Ahmed found a way.
Ahmed, a self described activist, says he was stunned to get his admissions letter to Stanford University, especially after his seemingly … Read more
The Spurs had just defeated the reigning NBA champs, Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, 103-74.
Simran Jeet Singh, a Spurs season ticket holder was among those fans streaming out of the Arena in a … Read more
Royal Jordanian Airlines tweeted on Monday, March 20th, that they have banned all electronic devices from carry-on luggage on flights from 13 countries. The airline claimed to have received the directive from US officials.
The post stated the ban would go into affect on Tuesday, March 21st and would prohibit … Read more
A Muslim girl who had played in 24 straight games for her varsity basketball team was forced to sit out the regional title playoff game because she wears a hijab.
By Ed Diokno
Views from the Edge
What would you do when faced with an act of bigotry?
With all the crazies carrying concealed weapons, would you turn away? Walk away? Or would you dare to get… Read more
The victim says the man shouted “go back to your own country” before shooting him.
He is one of four South Asians who have been shot in the past month and who prompted dozens … Read more
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