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Nike has a new product for Muslim women: The ‘Pro Hijab’

Nike has a new product for Muslim women: The ‘Pro Hijab’

Nike will soon begin selling a performance hijab for Muslim women athletes. The head cover, called the “Nike Pro Hijab,” boasts a single-layer pull-on design made from lightweight polyester in dark, neutral colors. The fabric’s tiny holes will make it breathable while remaining opaque, a requirement for hijab-wearing women.   Nike (NKE) said it began […]

The Wonder of Brotherly Concern: By Rabbi Allen S. Maller

The Wonder of Brotherly Concern: By Rabbi Allen S. Maller

  Stories can be fiction or true. Some stories are true because they accurately describe a unique event that happened a certain time and place. Other stories are events that once happened and have subsequently been dramatized by creative minds or faithful hearts. Archetypical stories that have been retold over the course of thousands of […]

Are you a Muslim? Muhammad Ali’s son questioned at Florida airport

Are you a Muslim? Muhammad Ali’s son questioned at Florida airport

Son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained for hours at Florida airport immigration and questioned about his religion, reports claimed. ANI reported that 44-year-old Muhammad Ali Jr and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali were detained at Fort-Lauderdale International Airport and questioned because their names sounded Arabic. “Where did you get the name? Where did you […]

Saudi Princess Ameerah Al Taweel says in a powerful video what 1.8 billion Muslims feel regarding the words Allahu Akbar being hijacked by extremists

Saudi Princess Ameerah Al Taweel says in a powerful video what 1.8 billion Muslims feel regarding the words Allahu Akbar being hijacked by extremists

Terrorists and extremists putting on a false mask of Islam have hijacked a number of sensitive and passionate terms which 1.8 billion Muslims use day in day out. Here is an educational video to clear any misconceptions people may have of the phrase Allahu Akbar Every Muslim should take the responsibility of portraying the true […]

Fox News deletes false Québec shooting tweet after Canadian PM’s office steps in

Fox News deletes false Québec shooting tweet after Canadian PM’s office steps in

The office of the Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau has forced Fox News to apologise and retract a “false and misleading” tweet that inaccurately described the suspect in the Québec City mosque shooting as a man of Moroccan origin Kate Purchase, the director of communications for the prime minister’s office, sent a letter to Fox […]

The Forgotten Stories of Muslims Who Saved Jewish People During the Holocaust

The Forgotten Stories of Muslims Who Saved Jewish People During the Holocaust

Even in the darkest times, there are heroes—though sometimes they may be the people we least expect. That’s the message a global nonprofit group hopes to spread Friday on Holocaust Remembrance Day, when it displays a small exhibit in a New York synagogue highlighting the little-known stories of Muslims who risked their lives to rescue […]

Muslims and Christians team up to help homeless

Muslims and Christians team up to help homeless

Muslim and Christian groups in Britain are joining forces to help the country’s homeless and other vulnerable groups during the Christmas period. Organisations including Muslim Aid, the Al-Khair Foundation, Streetlytes, and churches across the English capital of London are expanding their efforts by providing meals and shelter packs to rough sleepers. Their aim is to […]