Browsing articles from "July, 2011"
Jul
28
2011

Muslim Heroes – Muslims making a difference

With the growing Islamophobia in the US, abroad, and the claims that Muslims and Islam are not compatible with American ideals or principles it became important for Muslim-Americans (and Muslims all over the world) to be given a voice and to highlight their contributions to their societies. Muslim-Americans and most Muslims around the world are a community that like many other minorities in America would like to live normal lives, raise their kids, send them […]

Jul
22
2011

Islam Versus Terrorism

Terrorism is when innocent people are specifically targeted to instill fear in a population. It is categorically prohibited in Islam. The present era of our history has been blemished by indiscriminate violence in almost every society. The loss of innocent life has become extremely commonplace. Unfortunately, due to the actions of some ignorant Muslims as well as biased reporting in the media, Muslims have come to be associated with terrorism. However, the appropriate question to […]

Jul
8
2011

Neighbours in Islam

The religion of Islam, as taught to us by Prophet Muhammad, urges kind and considerate treatment towards our neighbours.  They deserve our respect and good treatment regardless of their religion, race or colour.The men and women around Prophet Muhammad were constantly reminded of their obligations to God and to one another. Islam engourages Muslims to be kind to their neighbours, to protect them, help them, be kind to them and not to spy on them. […]

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