Recent incidents of terrorism and cultural and generational differences pose problems for Muslim Oklahomans, especially during the holiday season.
Never have I heard a Muslim in this country relate to himself as a Muslim American, but only “I am an American.”
Adam Soltani reflects on anti-Muslim hate in the metro community.
Thanks to a woman in Tulsa, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Abercrombie & Fitch isn’t allowed to discriminate against applicants.
The first ever Muslim Day at the Oklahoma Capitol featured both supporters and protesters.
Oklahoma Muslims can become the target of fear and hate as acts of terror cloud public’s view of religion.
In classic Oklahoma Islamophobia fashion, Rep. John Bennett, R-Sallisaw, took to Facebook last week to offer a word of warning to his fellow brothers and sisters in Christ. “The Quran clearly states that non-Muslims should be killed,” Bennett wrote. “Be wary of individuals who claim to be Muslim American, be especially wary if you’re…
To suggest the actions of ISIS represent the views of all Muslims is like suggesting Westboro Baptist Church speaks for all Christians or that the KKK represents all white people.
I, like countless other Oklahomans and Americans, will never forget where I was the morning of Sept. 11, 2001. Like a typical college student, I was still asleep when news broke of a plane hitting the World Trade Center in New York. I was alarmed when my mother flung the door open to my room,…
Before 1960, only 20 percent of couples were in an interfaith marriage. That number has now increased to 45 percent.