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Fasting during Ramadan as a non-Muslim

Fasting during Ramadan as a non-Muslim

Source: Braintree & Witham Times | Author: Vicky Gayle There might be no statistics highlighting the number of non-Muslims who fasted during Islam’s holiest month, but anecdotal evidence suggests it is on the rise. I joined millions across the globe who abstained from not only food and water during daylight hours, but cigarettes,

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Photographer creates ‘space of inclusion and belonging’ for Muslim women across Canada

Source: CBC | Author: Aya Al-Hakim 'The Sisters Project is about sisterhood,' says Alia Youssef A Muslim photographer from Toronto is travelling across Canada to take portraits of inspirational Muslim women. Alia Youssef startedThe Sisters Project to combat negative Muslim stereotypes and "to create a space of inclusion and belonging for all self-identifying Muslim women

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Owning a Gun While Muslim

Owning a Gun While Muslim

Source: The New York Times A small number of American Muslims are buying guns as they worry about their safety. At a time when hate crimes against the Muslim community have soared to their highest levels since the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, a small but growing number of American

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