The Washington Post reports amends the travel ban implemented by the Trump administration just a few weeks ago.
The court put on hold another lower court decision that would … Read more
By Peter Schurmann
New America Media
When Mohammad S. put in for a delivery with Instacart, the San Francisco company that allows users to order groceries online, the last thing he expected was that he’d become a target of hate. This explains his surprise when, after appearing at his door, the delivery woman immediately … Read more
Back in March Faisal Gill made news, becoming the first Muslim to lead a state political party.
In May the chair of the Vermont Democratic Party received three threatening emails within a one week period.
By Sophia Whittemore
I’m happy to say that I’ll be attending an Idul Fitri/Lebaran celebration in Chicago with my mother at a party hosted by our Indonesian community. For Indonesian Muslims, Idul Fitri is the term in Bahasa for Eid al-Fitr, or the end of the holy month of Ramadan where my mother’s … Read more
The Washington D.C. memorial dedicated to a Muslim teenager murdered last week caught on fire early Wednesday.
17-year-old Nabra Hassanen was attacked and killed last Sunday on her way to a late Ramadan service. The suspect, 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres, chased her friends down with a bat, targeted Hassanen, and assaulted her. Her … Read more
A Virginia teen who had been observing Ramadan at a local mosque is believed to have been murdered, reports the Washington Post.
The remains of a body were found in a pond in Fairfax, and … Read more
A large pro-Trump group described by the Southern Poverty Law Center as a hate group held rallies in nearly 30 cities across the country. They were met and generally outnumbered by counter-demonstrators in many cities.
The group Act for America insists it is not anti-Muslim, but speakers in several cities at their rallies spewed hatred … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
The planned nationwide rallies planned by White supremacist groups in 30 cities today is meeting a swift response from a coalition of Asian American, Muslim, multi-ethnic and interfaith groups.
Several counter protests are also planned.
“The purpose of this campaign is to sow fear and manufacture … Read more
A man accused of spewing racist venom at a Muslim woman and then beating another unconscious in Columbus, Ohio has been released by police without charges, reports Carbonated.TV.
Rahma Warsame is hospitalized with severe facial fractures. She also lost several teeth.
Warsame says the man was berating a Muslim woman from Somali. When Warsame came … Read more
Two Muslim students in Virginia are accusing a school administrator of harassing them because they wore hijabs to school, reports
It was so emotional,” one of them said.
The administrator asked for a note from their parents proving they were wearing the hijab for religious reasons.
“Normally, I don’t wear … Read more