When Yadira and Nadir Thabatah were looking for an English-language Quran, surprisingly the couple came up empty handed. The Thabatah's are both visually impaired, and they soon realized that they … [Read more...]
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The MOST Story Bank is a live archive of stories on the most current events, people and cultural perspectives of Muslims in America and around the world. With writers in mind, MOST carefully selects story-driven news from the most reputable published sources.
More than half a century ago the pews of Kolkata’s Jewish synagogues were filled with members of a thriving Indian Jewish community but today, there are only two dozen Jews left living in the city. … [Read more...]
A high school student refused to complete a history lesson on “The Muslim World” and went to court, charging that she felt the assignment forced her to embrace Islam. A federal appeals court in … [Read more...]
Abu Duyanah is a Cuban writer, poet, literary critic and journalist who converted to Islam in 2010, and is currently the president of the Cuban Association for the Diffusion of Islam. In this … [Read more...]
According to a recent Gallup poll, only 44% of Americans reported to having a will in place but experts say that number is far lower in the American Muslim community. The reason for this is that … [Read more...]
On February 7th, Dominique Ray, 42, died by lethal injection at the state prison in Atmore, Alabama. Ray was a Muslim inmate who had filed a legal challenge because he was denied the right to an … [Read more...]
Religion News Service reports: More than 130 American Muslim leaders and scholars have signed an open letter condemning the Chinese government’s continued persecution and detention of the mostly … [Read more...]
Joram Van Klaveren is known in the Netherlands as a former lawmaker in the Party of Freedom which was led by Dutch anti-Islam populist Geert Wilders. And like Mr. Wilders, Mr. Van Klaveren was … [Read more...]
In this video clip for Vice News, reporter Lee Adams traveled to Houston Texas, home of America's first "Islam in Spanish" center, to ask the question: "Why are so many Latinos converting to … [Read more...]