On the night of Jan. 29, 2017, members of the Centre Culturel Islamique Québec gathered inside Quebec City’s largest mosque for the most important prayer of the day. At just around 7:50 p.m., a gunman … [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.
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...]
Netflix is currently streaming a UAE-produced Arabic TV show called Justice. According to Deadline Hollywood, the series follows real cases from the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department. Its lead character … [Read more...]
Mohammad Al-Issa is secretary-general of the Muslim World League and president of the International Organization of Muslim Scholars, and in this op-ed for the Washington Post, writes about the … [Read more...]
Last October the British Museum opened a new gallery featuring Islamic art. On display are magnificent works of art mixed with everyday objects including musical instruments, games, ceramics and … [Read more...]
Arab News Reports that a "record number of Muslims have been named in the Queen’s New Year Honors list for achievements ranging across technology, the arts, business and community work." Among the … [Read more...]
During Nazi-occupied Europe, the Muslim nation of Albania saved and protected more Jewish refugees than in any other neighboring countries, according to the Times of Israel. Local police were known … [Read more...]