Mansoor Shams is a U.S. Marine Veteran, business owner, and Muslim youth leader. He’s also the founder of MuslimMarine.org where, per his website, he uses his platform of both “Muslim" and “Marine" to … [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.
Per CNBC: Former community college professor Ghazala Hashmi just became the first Muslim woman elected to Virginia’s state Senate. As a representative of the state’s 10th Senate District, Hashmi … [Read more...]
In this op-ed for Religion News Service, Imam Omar Suleiman, founder and president of the Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research, pens a personal thank you to the Sikh community who he says "has borne … [Read more...]
As Islamophobia has risen in the U.S., data indicates that Muslim children and teens experience bullying and harassment at a higher rate than other students. 53% of Muslim school-aged children in … [Read more...]
“Yes, this is a horrible incident in our history we should never forget,” says Jeff Finkelstein, CEO of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh, “but it’s the response to that moment that is the … [Read more...]
Friendship Park is a historic meeting place on the U.S.- Mexico border overlooking the Pacific Ocean between San Diego and Tijuana. It's also serves as a public space where family members separated by … [Read more...]
A new survey conducted by the Interfaith Youth Core (IYC) has found that in U.S. colleges and universities, Muslim freshmen are the most inclined to have a considerable number of religiously diverse … [Read more...]
Last year, Summer Yousif Bales, 21, was a senior at UC San Diego where she was co-captain of the UCSD women’s soccer team which went all the way to the NCAA Div. II Semifinals. Growing up in Temecula, … [Read more...]