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Northern Nevada Muslim Community Center Feeds the Homeless, Needy and Neighbors on Thanksgiving Day

November 25, 2010


Rafik Beekun Today was one of the best Thanksgiving of my life so far. By the Grace of God, the Muslim community of Reno and Sparks, Nevada, hosted the homeless, the needy and some of our neighbors for a great Thanksgiving dinner. It reminded me of what Islam is all about: helping those in need […]

Employers in Europe discriminate against Muslims, study finds

November 23, 2010


By Steve Connor, Science Editor, Muslims face “massive discrimination” when applying for jobs, according to the first scientifically validated study of anti-Muslim bias among employers in France. Researchers now want to study whether there is a similar bias in Britain, where unemployment among Muslims is higher than in any other religious group. The French […]

13-Year Old Muslim Girl Heads to University

November 20, 2010


Herb Kelleher, former CEO of Southwest Airline: Business is the Business of People

November 10, 2010


The first two minutes of the video are priceless. Kelleher ends the video with a crude remark for which I apologize.  He was named “CEO of the Century” by Fortune Magazine, and Southwest Airline is the only US airline to have made a profit for the past 3 decades or so.

Obama in Indonesia: Much work needed on Muslim ties

November 9, 2010


Note from Rafik Beekun: Obama has zero credibility in the Muslim world and among Muslims. While he is big on words, he has done nothing to help Muslims. When Muslims in the USA were being victimized by Islamophobia before the recent elections, Obama kept mostly silent. The Palestinian Peace process is in shambles while Obama […]