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Slayings of North Carolina Muslims must not be in vain

Slayings of North Carolina Muslims must not be in vain

By Saulat Pervez, February 25, 2015   Will the slayings of three North Carolina Muslims continue to unify America’s diverse population into a lasting peace?   As I sat and watched Suzanne Barakat give several interviews, talking about her brother,...
Talking about racism: MSA Colo. addresses heavy topic

Talking about racism: MSA Colo. addresses heavy topic

by Danielle Jauregui, February 21, 2015   The topic of racism is often seen as something that has been resolved, something most students choose to forget about. The Muslim Student Association at Colorado State University is trying to make sure students do not...
MSA Raises Awareness for Orlando’s Hungry

MSA Raises Awareness for Orlando’s Hungry

By Anne Lottman on February 16, 2015   About 300 students pledged to not eat for a day on Friday as part of Fast-A-Thon at the University of Central Florida to raise awareness for fighting hunger and homelessness. The Muslim Student Association organized the...
UCF Community Holds Vigil for Muslim Students Killed

UCF Community Holds Vigil for Muslim Students Killed

By Ailin Le Bellot on February 13, 2015, Beyond UCF, Crime News   The UCF community came together Thursday night for a vigil to remember three Muslim students who were shot and killed in North Carolina, a slaying that has the nation rattled. UCF alumni, students...
'Parallel' FBI inquiry into Chapel Hill shootings

'Parallel' FBI inquiry into Chapel Hill shootings

  By Angelica Alvarez , Fred Shropshire , Ed Crump , Andrea Blanford and Tamara Gibbs   Friday, February 13, 2015 01:12PM   CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The FBI says it’s opened a “parallel preliminary inquiry” in connection with the...
Wake Forest stands by its Muslim chaplain

Wake Forest stands by its Muslim chaplain

Wake Forest stands by its Muslim chaplain, despite call for donor boycott until views of ‘radical jihadist’ can be debated   By Susan Svrluga, February 11, 2015   Wake Forest University’s president took a public stand Wednesday in support of the school’s...
Slain Students Mourned; Hate Crime Alleged

Slain Students Mourned; Hate Crime Alleged

BY KATIE JANSEN, The Herald-Sun, Durham, N.C.February 13, 2015   RALEIGH – Some 5,500 people including national Muslim leaders answered the daily call for prayer Thursday and participated in a funeral prayer for the three Muslim students shot and killed in...