Tag Archives: Islam

Judge Allows Stevenson to Switch Lawyers | NY Post

Today, the NY Post’s Rich Calder and Carl Campanile reported that Bronx Assemblyman Eric Stevenson finally won court approval of a new lawyer, Muhammad Ibn Bashir, Esq. Previously, Stevenson claimed poverty and was assigned a federal public defender. The Post … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Government, Political corruption, Public Corruption, Religion | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bloomberg’s War on Religion (Updated)

The nightly cityscape is lit up by holiday lights, Christmas trees and menorahs. From the looks of things you wouldn’t think that a war on religious freedom was occurring in New York City. But there is one. And it’s been … Continue reading

Posted in Government, Public Policy, Religion | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

NYC Muslim leaders to skip ‘Bagels with Bloomberg’ breakfast

In an online letter citing the police department’s covert surveillance of Muslim New Yorkers, as exposed by Associated Press, a dozen Muslim community leaders say they’ll boycott the mayor’s annual breakfast. Crain’s NY Business filed the following online report today: … Continue reading

Posted in Government, Religion | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Black Muslim Fencer a Standout – UPDATED

The Root has an article about Ibtihaj Muhammad, a young Muslim American woman who has defied stereotypes about Muslims, African Americans and our women. She helped Team USA win a gold medal last month at the Pan American Games. The article … Continue reading

Posted in African Americans, Media, Presidential Politics, Religion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Eid Al-Adha 2011: Customs Explained

Eid Al-Adha 2011: Dates, Prayers And Customs Explained PHOTOS. I just came across this wonderful piece published on the Huffington Post this morning. It was published last January 2011. And since the Eid Al-Adha has just occurred, I thought it … Continue reading

Posted in Religion | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment