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Student watches the Republican presidential debate at the CAIR office (REUTERS/Jason Redmond)

U.S. Census Bureau partners with controversial Muslim group - report

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) announced the partnership on Wednesday.

Rashida Tlaib

Tlaib, AOC meet pro-Palestinian activists on Capitol Hill

American Muslims for Palestine, who met with the freshmen US congress members is an alleged Hamas front group according to a lawsuit.

Report on Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom

Muslims and Jews in Iowa ‘break bread’ together for Passover

“The more we've gotten to know each other and to know each other's belief systems we've found there are more commonalities than there are differences," said Jewish cantor Gail Karp.

Student watches the Republican presidential debate at the CAIR office (REUTERS/Jason Redmond)

California Islamophobia initiative ended after constitutionality complaint

The lawsuit, brought by the Freedom of Conscience Defense Fund, claimed that the Council on American-Islamic Relation’s (CAIR) Initiative gave Muslim students special protections.

24/03/2019
Muslim Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar calls Israel ‘apartheid regime’, July 10, 2018.

Congresswoman Omar shares support for BDS

“I believe and support the BDS movement and have fought to make sure people’s right to support it isn’t criminalized,” she said, adding her reservations about the movement.

By JTA
14/11/2018
Rashida Tlaib on interview about Arab-Israeli Conflict (August 13, 2018).

J Street cancels support of Palestinian House candidate

If elected to the House in November as is expected — Tlaib will become the first Palestinian — American woman ever to sit in the chamber.

Interfaith religious leaders join together in a show of support for the US Muslim community

U.S. Muslims worry more than Jews about religious freedom

Foundation for Ethnic Understanding study: Gaps between two faiths are not wide.

Religious leader Louis Farrakhan gives the keynote speech at the Nation of Islam Saviours' Day.

Jewish Democrats praise Ellison for remarks against Farrakhan

Jewish Democratic Council of America: Ellison’s statement leaves no ambiguity that he does not accept Farrakhan’s hateful and divisive preaching and we appreciate him reiterating this conviction.

RABBI DONNIEL HARTMAN (left) speaks to the MLI participants at the Shalom Hartman Institute, as MLI

Erasing the red lines between Muslims and Jews in America

The Muslim Leadership Initiative, run by the Shalom Hartman Institute, is reshaping the way in which American Muslims engage with their Jewish counterparts.

08/02/2018

Poll: Muslims to overtake Jews as 2nd largest religion in U.S. by 2040

The Muslim community currently makes up 1% of the US population and is expected to double in size by 2050.

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