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Boko Haram offers a distorted picture of Islam

Zafir Ahmed Originally published in The Baltimore Sun Boko Haram, a Nigerian militant group, has claimed responsibility for kidnapping at least 300 schoolgirls last month (“The world has finally noticed Boko Haram,” May 13). Boko [...]
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Ramp up the charity, reflection for Ramadan

Walid Khan Originally published in The Eagle Ramadan has now reached its final few days, which are considered the most blessed days in the most blessed month for Muslims. While all of Ramadan is a time for reflection, it is especially important [...]
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Muslim Leadership Must Act for World Peace

Qasim RashidQasim received his JD from Richmond Law and his BSc from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He publishes regularly in national and international outlets including USA Today, Washington Post, and NPR. Qasim currently blogs for [...]
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Where are the real Muslims?

Nameer BhattiNameer was born in Rabwah, Pakistan but has lived most of my life in the United States. He graduated magna cum Laude from Villanova University in 2008 and is currently working as an Accountant. Nameer is also the General Secretary [...]
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Slaying of man in Pakistan requires international response

Musawir Chaudhry Originally published in Springfield Republican On July 15, Imtiaz Ahmad was shot and killed in front of his shop in Nawabshah, Pakistan. Mr. Ahmad, 38, passed away while being rushed to the hospital. He leaves behind his [...]
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Still not ready to give fasting a try?

Sohaib AwanSohaib Awan is currently serving as the Chairman of the Muslim Writers Guild of America. He also serves as the local secretary for the Columbus Chapter of the leading Muslim Youth Organization, MKA USA. He is currently in a six year [...]
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4 reasons why Ramadan is a great time to talk to a Muslim

Sohail HusainDr Sohail Z. Husain is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Pittsburgh. He is a Pediatric Gastroenterologist and head of a scientific laboratory that investigates new treatment paradigms for the painful disease [...]
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Muslim youth leader: Americans must fight against ISIS ideology of fear

Yameen KhalilYameen is currently serving as the Gulf Regional Representative for Muslim Writers Guild of America. Along with this responsibility, Yameen is also Qaid and Finance Secretary for Tulsa Chapter. He received his B.S. in Biochemistry [...]

End targeting of Ahmadis in Pakistan

Mohammad KhanMohammad was born in Chicago to immigrant parents from Pakistan. He has lived most of his life in Maryland. In 2012, he graduated from the University of Maryland College Park with a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering. [...]

Condemning ISIS

Kwabena Osman Originally published in The News Journal “Swords can win territories but not hearts.” This was stated by the 4th Caliph (or Khalifa) of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community and is a great description of ISIS, which has taken arms [...]