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Upcoming Gonzaga lecture to focus on perceptions of Islam

Later this month Gonzaga will have a public lecture on the perceptions of Islam. Jonathan Brown, the Alwaleed bin Talal Chair of Islamic Civilization in...

What’s missing in the teaching of Islam

Kishwar Rizvi, Yale University There has been much misinformation about Islam. Reports in Western media tend to perpetuate stereotypes that Islam is a violent religion...

What the hijab means to me

Women from around the world share their thoughts and feelings about wearing - or not wearing - the hijab.

Three California mosques receive hateful letters mentioning Trump

Hateful letters sent anonymously to three mosques in California with a warning that President-elect Donald Trump would "cleanse" the United States of Muslims have stirred fears among congregants, a community leader said on Saturday.

All you need to know about Eid Al Adha 2016

Eid Al Adha, translates to “Feast of the Sacrifice,” is one of two major Islamic holidays that is observed annually.

France, the burkini and ‘a battle of cultures’

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls defended a ban on burkinis in more than a dozen coastal towns on Thursday, saying France was locked in a "battle of cultures" and that the full-body swimsuit symbolized the enslavement of women.

Ghazala Khan says Trump ignoran of Islam, sacrifice

The mother of a American Muslim soldier who was killed in Iraq castigated Republican Donald Trump on Sunday as ignorant of Islam and of sacrifice after he questioned her silence during her husband's speech at the Democratic National Convention.

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