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Young Muslim American Voices


Not in Our Name: Understanding Youth Engagement in the Middle East and Around the World

Interview with Zeenat Rahman, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's special adviser for Global Youth Issues at the U.S. Department of State.

by Sally Steenland | Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Attacks on Muslim American Houses of Worship on the Rise

Acts of violence against Muslim Americans and their houses of worship have increased, especially in the weeks since Ramadan began this year.

by Jack Jenkins | Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Making Reproductive and Sexual Health Issues More Accessible for Young Muslim Americans

Sally Steenland sits down with Urooj Arshad to discuss reproductive and sexual health and the American Muslim population.

by Sally Steenland | Monday, June 11, 2012

An America for All of Us

An interview with Mou Khan, the program and communications associate at South Asian Americans Leading Together, about their 9/11 campaign.

by Eleni Towns | Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Sharia: What It Is and What It Isn’t

Sally Steenland discusses Sharia law with Asifa Quraishi and Rev. Dr. Welton Gaddy.

by Sally Steenland | Monday, August 1, 2011

Targeting the Innocent

Sally Steenland interviews Sameer Ahmed, an attorney, about his work showing how Muslim Americans are unfairly treated under antiterrorism policies.

by Sally Steenland | Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Combating Islamophobia in Florida

Muhammed Malik talks to Eleni Towns about his recent success defeating Florida’s anti-immigrant racial profiling bill.

by Eleni Towns | Thursday, June 16, 2011

Understanding Sharia Law

article icon Issue Brief Wajahat Ali and Matt Duss explain why Sharia, or Islamic religious law, is not the threat conservatives claim it is.

by Wajahat Ali and Matthew Duss | Thursday, March 31, 2011

Equal Rights for All

Sally Steenland interviews Azadeh Shahshahani, director of the National Security/Immigrants' Rights Project at the American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia.

by Sally Steenland | Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Setting the Record Straight on Sharia

Sally Steenland interviews Boston College Law School professor Intisar Rabb about what Sharia law is—and what it isn't.

by Sally Steenland | Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Strengthening Our Diversity

Muslim-American immigrants' work with other immigrant groups and communities will make our country stronger and more diverse, write Eleni Towns and Philippe Nassif.

by Eleni Towns and Philippe Nassif | Thursday, February 17, 2011

Congressional Hearings May Inflame Islamophobia

Scheduled House hearings on conservative charges of “radicalized Muslims” in Muslim-American mosques could inflame an already dangerous trend of Islamophobia in America.

by Sally Steenland | Thursday, February 3, 2011

What Islam Teaches About Protecting the Planet

Sally Steenland interviews Ibrahim Abdul Matin about the role faith communities can play in helping protect the planet from global warming.

by Sally Steenland | Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Video: Turning the Negative into Positive

play_alt icon Video Asma Uddin, editor and writer for, talks about her work examining the question of gender and Islam.

| Friday, October 15, 2010

Exploring Gender and Islam

Sally Steenland interviews Asma Uddin about the evolution of her faith, her efforts to promote interfaith dialogue around gender, and religious freedom.

by Sally Steenland | Tuesday, October 5, 2010

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