by Beenish Ahmed Aug 21, 2015
“These discriminatory draft laws risk fanning the flames of anti-Muslim sentiment,” Phil Robertson, deputy Asia director at Human Rights Watch, told ThinkProgress in an email.
by Judd Legum Jul 5, 2015
"We’re gonna be carrying an M4 with 500 rounds of ammunition, light armor piercing"
by Beenish Ahmed Jul 1, 2015
ISIS' lack of deference for the holy month is the least of its transgressions.
by Beenish Ahmed Jun 11, 2015 Updated: Jun 11, 2015
Islam has a rich tradition of engaging with sexual practices and even promotes sexual pleasure. Muslims around the world are trying to reclaim -- and even revolutionize -- how many have understood their religion's perspective on sex.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee May 30, 2015
"They’re not looking for an intellectual conversation. They’re looking to stir up controversy and we’re not going to be a part of it," the president of the Islamic Community Center said.
by Beenish Ahmed Apr 23, 2015
“I think the term, using ‘halal sex shop’ or a ‘sex shop’ in combination with Mecca is very sensational so media will be very eager to pick that up,” the founder and CEO of El Asira told ThinkProgress.
by Scott Keyes Feb 3, 2015
A new conservative conspiracy theory takes hold.
by Jack Jenkins Sep 17, 2014
“FIBA has taken a step towards change, but this policy alteration will continue to lead to an unequal playing field,” Jasjit Singh, executive director of the Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund, said.
by Jack Jenkins Aug 30, 2014
The Minneapolis suburb is represented by the first Muslim American ever elected to Congress, Rep. Keith Ellison.