Tag Archives: Muslims

Anna Facci and Adam Soltani at the Oklahoma State Capitol on Muslim Day at the Capitol on March 2. | Photo Provided

CAIR-OK focuses on building bridges at the state Capitol

CAIR-OK focuses on building bridges at the state Capitol

The third annual Muslim Day at the Capitol gave participants a chance to speak to their lawmakers about concerns in person.

Demonstrators during a #NoBanNoWall rally at the University of Central Oklahoma, Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Local groups react to recent executive orders

Groups continue to promote diversity, unity and progress in the face of the recent political and community climate.


OKG Q&A: Comedian Eddie Izzard talks global politics, standing up to LGBT harassment ahead of Dec. 29 show

Comedy is like a cousin of journalism. Journalists point out intellectual truths and psychological truths about things that are going on in the world. Comics, we can point out things that make people laugh by pointing out the fallibility, the strangeness and the twisted nature of things.


Letters to the Editor: Dec. 21, 2017

Donald Trump as the GOP candidate appealed to voters with fear, hate and ignorance, and violence was accepted by many.

Examining Islam

Can a case for democracy be made from a religious Muslim perspective? The question is particularly timely given the recent attacks on the Libyan embassy. Mustafa Akyol, a Turkish journalist and columnist, will address the question in a lecture Monday at Oklahoma City University. Akyol, the author of Islam Without Extremes: A Muslim Case for

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