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'Green Book' Screenwriter Now Sorry He Said Muslims Cheered 9/11
"'Green Book' is a story about love, acceptance and overcoming barriers," said writer Nick Vallelonga, "and I will do better."
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Muslim Woman Was Allegedly Assaulted, Her Hijab Pulled, In Possible Hate Crime
Jenan Ayesh, from Oklahoma, said she was slapped and told to “go back to [her] country” last month in Dallas.
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Muslim Youth Group Helps Clean National Parks Amid Government Shutdown
The president of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association invited "all Americans to join us in these parks and others across the nation."
Syrian Refugee High School Student Hospitalized After Bathroom Attack
Police are treating the attack at Chartiers Valley High School as a bullying incident.
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Mother Gets To Return To The US To See Terminally-Ill Son
A Yemini mother will now be allowed to come to the United States to see her 2-year-old son.
Rashida Tlaib Plans To Wear Traditional Palestinian Gown When Sworn Into Congress
The Democrat from Michigan is one of the first Muslim women to ever be elected to the House.
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Texas Republicans Want To Oust Muslim Party Leader Because Of His Faith, Emails Suggest
Some GOP leaders in Tarrant County are seeking to remove Shahid Shafi from leadership, according to leaked emails.
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Ilhan Omar Says Her Election To Congress Is 'A Real Rejection' Of Religious Bigotry
The Muslim congresswoman-elect will be the first hijab-wearing member of the House.
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White Man Accused Of Pulling Gun On Muslim Teens At Minnesota McDonald's
An employee at the Eden Prairie franchise ordered the group to leave despite being told a gunman was outside.
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Fights Congress Ban On Religious Headwear
One of the first Muslim women in Congress, Ilhan Omar, is challenging a 181-year-old rule that barres religious headwear in the House chamber.
Rep. Ilhan Omar Fights 181-Year-Old Ban On Religious Headwear In Congress
One of the first Muslim women in Congress, Ilhan Omar, is challenging a rule that barres religious headwear in the House chamber.
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Samsung Accused Of Rejecting Muslim Job Candidate Because He Doesn’t Drink Alcohol
The candidate said he was also pressed to discuss his religious views.
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Rep.-Elect Ilhan Omar Says She'll Work To Lift Ban On Religious Headwear In Congress
“No one puts a scarf on my head but me," Omar wrote on Sunday.
Zayn Malik Reveals Why He No Longer Identifies As Muslim
But the former One Direction star is not dissing faith. “There’s definitely beautiful parts to every religion," he said.
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School Investigates Death Threat Found In Muslim Fifth-Grader's School Cubby
The fifth-grader at Framingham’s Hemenway Elementary School is "saddened and shocked" by the Islamophobic messages, an advocate said.
Ilhan Omar: 'My Sisters And I Are Busting Through These Doors'
The congresswoman-elect shared an empowering message on Twitter.
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Muslim Congresswoman-Elect Ilhan Omar Began Victory Speech With Islamic Blessing
Ilhan Omar, one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress, wished peace to her supporters during a victory party celebrating her historic win.
Trump’s Travel Ban Is Forcing This American Mother to Move to Yemen to Reunite with Her Husband
“I don't want to go to a different country. I want to live in my country. Why am I forced to now leave my own home because of this racism and this fear?” Sondos al-Silwi is planning to move to Yemen so that she and her infant daughter can be with her husband. Why? Because of Trump’s Travel Ban.
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Religious Hate Crimes In England And Wales Mostly Target People Thought To Be Muslim
New U.K. data show that nearly two-thirds of the targets were perceived to be either Muslim or Jewish.
In The Name Of Hate, Muslim Women Face Road Rage Behind The Wheel
Hijab-wearing Muslim women on the road have faced racial slurs or were told to “go back to their country.” Others were called “rag heads” or “terrorists.”
'Arrogant Women' Turn John Kelly's Insult Of Elizabeth Warren Into A Badge Of Honor
The White House chief of staff's insult has been transformed.
Meet The 18-Year-Old Student Running In The Midterm Elections
Hadiya Afzal has not yet been a college student without also full-time campaigning for the midterm elections.
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How Muslims Became The Enemy
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The new Islamophobia looks like the old McCarthyism.
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The Beautiful Way This Town Responded To Franklin Graham's Anti-LGBTQ Views
From a "Big Jesus" figure to radically inclusive worship services, queer British Christians and their allies were ready for Franklin Graham's visit.
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Muslim Inmate Claims Kansas Prison Officers Harassed Her Over Headscarf
Leavenworth Detention Center officers repeatedly called a Muslim inmate's headscarf a "rag" and insisted that she take it off, a civil rights group alleged.
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