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The Story of Islamophobia

Summary: This article discusses the origins and evolution of Islamophobia. It firstly explains the context in which the seeds of the problem were planted. That is followed by the reasons for which Islam and Muslims historically became easy targets. After that, three critical evolutionary phases, as well as illustrations, of …

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Trick or Treat! Is There a Third Option?

As October comes to an end, we are surrounded with jack-o-lanterns and ghost filled yards. From Trick or Treat to a parade, it is an event, which attracts young Muslims significantly. Even as simple as walking into the grocery shop becomes difficult, for these celebrations are very prominent and promoted …

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My Advice to My New Muslim Self 20 Years Later

I embraced Islam at the age of 20, Alhamdulillah, and that was a turning point in my life. It was only a few months before my 21st birthday. Now that I am approaching 40, I have spent almost half of my life as a Muslim; and looking back on my journey, I …

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