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Islam in Prison

The Muslim Vote: Down by Law

SpearIt | Posted 12.31.2013 | Politics
SpearIt

With election day around the corner, millions of Americans will be out voting. Many, however, will be denied this opportunity due to their criminal record. Increasingly, this is the case for Muslim-Americans.

Warden Decides How Many Muslims Can Pray Together

AP | CHARLES WILSON | Posted 08.27.2013 | Religion

INDIANAPOLIS — The warden of a federal prison holding high-risk inmates including American Taliban fighter John Walker Lindh insisted Thursday t...

Growing Faith: Prisons, Hip-Hop And Islam

SpearIt | Posted 05.07.2013 | Religion
SpearIt

Islam's growth in prison is matched only by its influence on hip-hop culture. For many young Americans, hip-hop leads to their first encounter with the faith.