Bernard O’Kane, scholar and author of Mosques: The 100 Most Iconic Islamic Houses of Worship, says he has a message for non-Muslim tourists curious about exploring the local mosque on their travels -- … [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.
The Christian Science Monitor reports that "after decades of economic migration and geopolitical tensions that reduced North African Jewish communities from hundreds of thousands to a few thousand … [Read more...]
Mother and daughter duo Rowah and Amani are joining The Amazing Race Australia with the goal to shatter stereotypes about Muslims and, uh, freaking win! Rowah, 42, is a single mum from Sydney and the … [Read more...]
Every week, Muslim asylum seekers from Africa and the Middle East gather at The Islamic Center of Baja, Tijuana's only mosque. Migrants from Syria pray alongside migrants from Togo, Somalia and Ghana. … [Read more...]
A 93-year-old Muslim man from Albania who saved Jews during the Holocaust is being honored next month in Poland. In 1943, Xhemal Veseli and his late brother, Hamid, rescued two Jewish families from … [Read more...]
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...]
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...]
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...]