The Muppets are America — By Hussain Rashid on Scholar Blogs Emory

Hussein Rashid (Hussein Rashid holds a PhD from Harvard’s Near Eastern Languages and Cultures. He is currently a faculty member at Hofstra University and Associate Editor at Religion Dispatches. He also serves on the Advisory Board for Sacred Matters Magazine. He can be followed @islamoyankee ). “Muppets Mural, Jim Henson Studios.” Circa 1984, an artist…

California Muslim Community Makes Political History: 28 Muslim Delegates Elected to California Democratic Party — Euro-Islam.Info

This past weekend, California Muslims made political history when 28 Muslim candidates were elected by Democrats as delegates and alternate delegates to the California Democratic Party (CDP). This constitutes the largest number of Muslims ever elected as delegates in California. The CDP held statewide elections for delegates to represent each of the state’s 80 assembly…

Video: What is the Truth About American Muslims? Questions and Answers

  Interfaith Alliance and Religious Freedom Education Project of the First Amendment Center release answers to frequently asked questions on religious freedom and American Muslims. Event Oct. 11, 2012, at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C. Source: 1stAmendmentCenter ->>>>><<<<<-