Nothing will bring back Khalid, and nothing can ease the pain of loss endured by the Jabara family. Majors must pay for his crime. But that is not enough. We must work together as a nation to demand zero tolerance for those who feed the hate that emboldens sick minds to commit murder.
On Saturday afternoon, Imam Alauddin Akonjee, 55, and Thara Uddin, 64, of the Al-Furqan Jame Masjid were murdered in the middle of the street in Queen...
Medical and public health personnel need you, our fellow Americans, to be part of the changes in policy and culture that will end gun violence. We can stop another American town from becoming a mass shooting hashtag.
I don't think I've read another piece of "journalism" that caused me to feel as sick to my stomach as this one.
I have delayed writing this post, not because it was not urgent, but because I have struggled to find the words to convey the horror of the Sagamihar...
Germany is one of the few countries in the world that has a very effective and transparent registration of politically motivated crimes. Sadly, this often leads to the impression that such crimes are more common in Germany than in other countries.
My fellow Americans, and friends watching this around the world, it is such a heartfelt privilege to share the blessings of Our America with you on this special day. Salam Aleikum and God bless the United States of America.
The political climate now is voracious. A central issue, perhaps the central issue is Immigration. In America, Republicans strongly back building a w...
It's not Islamic fundamentalist, it's the fear in souls. We are called to confront the foundation of our fears and our lack of trust with every thought we have.
In the years since first becoming a new mother, the bigger, unexpected lesson has been a reality that I could not have imagined then: how much I would love other people's children, because I am a mother.
Jewish Americans and Jewish communities around the world that are under siege need your leadership, clarity, empathy and love.
There's one particular Ralph Waldo Emerson quote that gets my goat for the simple fact that it assumes that its intellectual meaning apparently do...
A celebration of Latin Night at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando turned into a killing field fueled by intolerance, hate and weapons of war. Now is the time to remember those who stand up and stand together in love.
A ruling yesterday by the Supreme Court not to overturn a Connecticut law restricting assault weapons, the Senate failed to move forward on four limited proposals involving access to firearms for those on terror watch lists. This availability of weaponry has not been lost on extremists.
While white trans women and trans feminine people have escaped much of the worst violence, Black, Latinx, Native American and other transgender people of color have not.
May blessings be with everyone and don't forget -- you're not alone and, come the end of the day, it's love that will help heal us, not hate.