Lana Aldos, an 18-year-old sophomore at Loyola University Chicago, is majoring in neuroscience and anthropology. She is also Syrian-Muslim refugee, having moved to Chicago in the eighth grade, after … [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.
According to a new Huffington Post report: "Many hijab-wearing Muslim drivers [face] hate at the wheel. Sometimes it’s racial abuse hurled through an open window, other times it’s a terrifying … [Read more...]
Rabbi Noam Marans and Ari Gordon both work at the advocacy group American Jewish Committee, and in this New York Times op-ed, take on those who claim that Islam is not a religion. Here is their … [Read more...]
Less than two years ago, Somali refugee Sahra Hassan Absuge and her eight children arrived in Kansas City International Airport, having managed to squeeze through a tightening slipknot on refugee … [Read more...]
For the past four years, Katerine Merriman (a Ph.D. candidate in Islamic studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) has been giving Muslim history tours of New York City with a focus … [Read more...]
The Denver Post reports: "A Fort Morgan meatpacking plant and the union that represents its employees will pay settlements to Muslim workers whose civil rights were violated when they were denied … [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...]
Eid al-Adha is an important holiday in the Muslim faith that commemorates the prophet Ibrahim’s willingness to sacrifice his son Ismail at God’s behest, and God’s ultimate decision to let Ibrahim slay … [Read more...]
As the director of Darul Amaanah Academy in Wilmington, Del, Tahsiyn Ismaa’eel had a simple goal -- to facilitate a pool-day for her Muslim campers. The closest city pool, Foster Brown, is … [Read more...]