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June 2009

Pakistan

The New Strategy Against Muslims On the morning of March 30th 2009, a dozen attackers, heavily armed with sophisticated weaponry, attacked the Manawa Police Training School, leaving scores dead and hundreds injured. After this attack, the Pakistani government claimed that the attackers are linked with the Tribal Areas. Pakistan’s Interior Minister, Rehman Malik, said, “This […]

Cultivating Muslim Women

“And among His Signs is that He created for you mates from among yourselves that you may dwell in tranquility with them and He has put love and mercy between you.  Surely in that are Signs for those who reflect” (TMQ 30:21). With the recent flurry of flowers, cards and/or candies to commemorate “Mother’s Day” […]

Riba is not the Solution

This article is an attempt to discourage participating in riba for the temporary satisfaction of acquiring worldly gain at the expense of the Hereafter. Gains acquired through using riba far outweigh the advantages of using riba as the means to accomplish one’s objectives.  The dangers of riba may not be apparent or it may seem […]

World News

The One Who Insulted Islam is Given Warm Welcome In 2006, Pope Benedict XVI vehemently attacked Islam. Speaking in Germany, the Pope quoted a 14th Century Christian emperor who said the Prophet Muhammad  (saw) had brought the world only “evil and inhuman” things. Today, the leaders of the Middle East have chosen to overlook his […]

National News

Islam Spreads in U.S. Prisons As the number one growing religion in the world, Islam has roots developing in U.S. prisons as well. There are anywhere from 200,000 to 340,000 Muslim inmates in local, federal and state prisons, or 9 percent to 15 percent of the nation’s incarcerated population even though they are 2 percent […]