Tag: muslim

New Report Creates Snapshot of the Muslim Community in America

After two failed Muslim bans and the rise of hate crimes across the country, Muslims in America are facing new challenges as well as...

East Meadow School District Adds Hindu and Muslims Holidays to its...

Often, Long Island school districts only officially recognize Christian and Jewish holy days, but the East Meadow School District has recently added two new...

Muslim Family Sues East Islip School District Alleging Civil Rights Violations

In what has become all-too-common on Long Island as well as across the country, yet another example of "Islamophobia," reared its ugly head last...

Franklin Graham’s Anti-Muslim Statements

The recent call by conservative religious leader Franklin Graham to end Muslim immigration to the United States is reportedly reducing the willingness of some...

Long Island Muslim Leader Seeks Interfaith Peace in Letter to Pope

One of Long Island’s Muslim leaders has written a letter to the Pope denouncing terrorism and promoting interfaith peace and understanding. In November, Pope Francis...

Long Islanders Celebrate Mosque Expansion

Last Friday I attended the expansion groundbreaking ceremony for the Islamic Center of Long Island (ICLI). This event commemorated the beginning of the expansion...

Warning: A non-numeric value encountered in /home/longisl2/public_html/wp-content/themes/Newspaper/includes/wp_booster/td_block.php on line 338