All posts tagged "islam"

  • Zahra Billoo sheds light on misconceptions about Muslims

    By Dustin Massengill– The executive director of the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, Zahra Billoo, explained her faith and culture in “Bans, Borders and Bigotry: Not My America” at a packed Chao Auditorium March...

    • Posted March 31, 2017
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    Islamaphobia through the eyes of Muslim students at U of L

    By Allison Mayes– The daily life of a Muslim in the United States is not an easy one. Followers of Islam frequently face Islamaphobia – challenges and discrimination due to their religion. College student Hussain Tariq has...

    • Posted January 8, 2017
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  • Student group hosts Islamic Awareness Week

    By Jacob Pleas– Last week,  the U of L Muslim Student Association (MSA) celebrated Islamic Awareness Week. The group hosted events designed to educate campus about Islam. “Many religion classes teach about Islam, but teachers and students...

    • Posted April 1, 2014
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  • Religious experience: Jum’ah at the Masijid Al-Nur Islamic Center

    By Lara Kinne– Masjid Al-Nur resides along the underbelly of south 4th Street, merely a block away from the smug logo of Cardinal Spirits and the cheap wing haven of Al-Nur. Attendees enter through the building’s rear,...

    • Posted January 24, 2012
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