According to PRI, teachers and students in Canada have returned to school for the first time since a law banned teachers and public employees in positions of authority from wearing religious symbols — … [Read more...]
About the MOST Story Bank ...
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.
For centuries the Rahman family have looked after a Hindu shrine in Northeast India – an interesting enough story but what’s fascinating is that the family is… (you guessed it) Muslim. Every morning … [Read more...]
A new report of how media covers minorities in America has found that "stories about Muslims are more negative than stories about any other group," states Erik Bleich, director of the Media Portrayals … [Read more...]
In this op-ed for the Los Angeles Times, Cynthia Schneider (who served as U.S. ambassador to the Netherlands and is currently Distinguished Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy at Georgetown … [Read more...]
Hefzur Rahman says he stays up all night worrying about his parents. Herzur is a Rohingya Muslim who, at the age of 11, was forced to flee Myanmar with his family into neighboring Bangladesh. … [Read more...]
"The passing of a person in the family is not an easy thing, and our whole objective is to make that as easy as possible," declares Farhan Hussain. Mr. Hussain is one of seven trustees who helped … [Read more...]
Over the summer retailer Banana Republic started selling hijabs on their online store (including a style with leopard print). The company says that this is part of their effort to "to reflect the rich … [Read more...]
Years ago photographer Langston Hues (AKA Muhammad Langston), 31, ditched the idea of going to medical school to focus on photography which now seems like the right choice as he is getting acclaim for … [Read more...]