Leila Ali Elmi has made history as the first East African, Muslim woman and Somali to be voted into the Riksdag (as the Swedish parliament is referred). Face2Face Africa reports that Ms. Elmi ran … [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.
In light of the Driver Ban lifting in Saudi Arabia and other Women's Rights gains across the Middle East and North Africa, scholars Benjamin G. Bishin and Feryal M. Cherif ask some pertinent … [Read more...]
Last month, Vox and other news publications reported that the United Nations Human Rights panel had accused the Chinese government of unfairly cracking down on Uighurs, an ethnic Muslim minority in … [Read more...]
Vox and major newspapers are reporting that a United Nations Human Rights panel has accused the Chinese government of unfairly cracking down on Uighurs, an ethnic Muslim minority in China’s western … [Read more...]
18-year-old Noor Fade was riding a train in Vancouver last December when a stranger came up to her, threatening to kill her and all Muslims. He started to attack her when a good Samaritan named Jake … [Read more...]
"As immigrant communities become more prominent within Canadian society, there needs to be more outreach within those communities to bring more families into the foster-care movement," states Shahzad … [Read more...]
This just in from Pew Research: Across Western Europe, people who say they personally know a Muslim are generally more likely than others to have positive opinions of Muslims and their … [Read more...]
Islamic Art and Florence from the Medici to the 20th Century is an exhibition running through late September that, according to the New York Times, traces "the long-lasting and reciprocal exchanges … [Read more...]