Daily Archives: August 19, 2011

Toronto Imam Charged with 13 Sexual Offenses

Toronto Imam charged with 13 sexual offenses Mohammad Masroor, 48, taught the Qur’an at a local mosque Muhammad ‘Abd al-Haqq In the Muslim community three major issues seem to always get buried: Domestic abuse, racism, and sexual abuse crimes. Of … Continue reading

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Muslim Lawyer Defends EDL Supporter?

Muslim Lawyer Defends EDL Supporter? Muhammad ‘Abd al-Haqq Lutfur Rahman threatens legal action if Met doesn’t apply for ban on EDL march Friday, August 19, 2011 The Mayor of Tower Hamlets has given the Metropolitan Police Commissioner until Monday to seek … Continue reading

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Scottish Defence League Protest in Edinburgh

Protesting Islam |Scottish Defence League protest in Edinburgh Muhammad ‘Abd al-Haqq Ever heard of the Scottish Defense League? Well, just as the SIOE[Stop the Islamization of Europe], which developed from a xenophobic anti-Muslim Dutch hate group, has its own satellite hate … Continue reading

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Muslim Family Targeted in Boonton, NJ assault

Muslim Family Targeted in Boonton, NJ Assault Muhammad ‘Abd al-Haqq BOONTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Police in Morris County say a woman was killed and her husband wounded after both were shot while walking with their 3-year-old child Tuesday night at … Continue reading

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Islamic Online University

Islamic Online University Muhammad ‘Abd al-Haqq The Islamic Online University has launched the worlds first tuition-free, online Bachelor of Arts in Islamic Studies. This path-breaking initiative plans to utilize the worldwide presence of the Internet and advanced open source online … Continue reading

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Women in Islam

Women in Islam | The Derogation of Women in Islam Posted by Muhammad ‘Abd al-Haqq A great article on HuffPost by Dr. David Liepert, Muslim Author, Leader, Spokesperson, Host of “The Optimistic Muslim” on webtalkradio.net/ For Muslims, Ramadan is a month … Continue reading

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Islam in Japan

Islam in Japan |Abdullah Taqy: the only native Japanese Imam in Tokyo Muhammad ‘Abd al-Haqq Abdullah Taqy is the only Japanese Imam in Tokyo. A chance meeting with a foreign Muslim 12 years ago in Tokyo’s Shibuya district and a … Continue reading

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