Islam

Billboards To Promote Good Relations with Muslim Neighbors

February 1, 2002

Source: Los Angeles Times

http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/california/la-000008021feb01.story?coll=la%2Dheadlines%2Dpe%2Dcalifornia

On February 1, 2002, The Los Angeles Times reported, "Southland Muslims Take a PR Approach." The article explained that "A new advertising campaign aimed at promoting good relations between Muslims and their neighbors will be unveiled today on billboards in Southern...

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Man to Perform Community Service with Arab-American Agency He Threatened

January 31, 2002

Source: The Detroit Free Press

http://www.freep.com/news/metro/email31_20020131.htm

On January 31, 2002, The Detroit Free Press reported "E-mail threats lead to lesson." It noted, "A California man who sent hate-filled e-mail to an Arab services group in Dearborn on Sept. 11 received his sentence Wednesday: He must spend a week working with the group he targeted. ... After Snyder was charged with ethnic intimidation in October, directors at ACCESS [Arab Community...

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RIA

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 30 January 2002.

Contact Information

Address: 3305 Edgewood Road, Kensington, MD 20895

Muslim-American Woman Sues Florida DMV

January 30, 2002

Source: Yahoo News

http://dailynews.yahoo.com/h/nm/20020130/ts/rights_veil_dc_1.html

On January 30, 2002, Yahoo News reported that "a Muslim woman in Florida [Sultaana Freeman] sued the state for revoking her driver's license because she refused to have her photo taken without the face-covering veil she wears for religious reasons, her lawyer said... Howard Marks, of the American Civil Liberties Union, said the license revocation violated U.S. and Florida...

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House Of Toubah

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 21 March 2003.

Phone: 301-422-8440

Voices of African American Muslims After September 11

January 30, 2002

Source: The Los Angeles Times

http://www.latimes.com/features/lifestyle/la-000007439jan30.story

On January 30, 2002, The Los Angeles Times featured the story "One Faith, Two Minds; Feeling snubbed by Muslim immigrants who are defining the faith for the U.S. public, African American Muslims are calling attention to the way they, too, practice their beliefs." The article reported, "the increasing attention on Muslims in America has left many African...

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African-American Muslims Feel Eclipsed in the Public Eye by Immigrant Muslims

January 30, 2002

Source: Los Angeles Times

http://www.latimes.com/features/lifestyle/la-013002muslims,1,117407.story

On January 30, 2002 the Los Angeles Times reported that "feeling snubbed by Muslim immigrants who are defining the faith for the U.S. public, African American Muslims are calling attention to the way they, too, practice their beliefs...Ironically, the increasing attention on Muslims in America [after Sept. 11] has left many African American Muslims...

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