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Colorlines screenshot of #MuslimWomensDay image from MuslimGirl.com, taken on March 27, 2017.

The 10 Best Tweets for the Inaugural #MuslimWomensDay

All over social media, users are paying tribute.

 Tracey Tong, left, and woman who was harassing Muslim subway riders to the right.

Tracey Tong Showed Us All What Solidarity Looks Like

In an interview she reveals why she stood up for two Muslim subway riders being harassed in New York City.

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#AfterSeptember11 Returns With Candid Stories of Fear, Islamophobia

The hashtag emerged as a response to 9/11 tributes that some feel dismiss the years of Islamophobia-induced violence and paranoia that impact Muslims, South Asians, Arabs and Sikhs.

Colorlines screen shot of Thara Uddin (left) and Imam Maulama Akonjee (right), taken on August 15, 2016

Imam and Assistant Killed Over the Weekend In Queens, Funeral Prayer Today in Brooklyn

The mosque attack highlights an increase in hate crimes againt Muslim people in the United States.

Ghazala Khan in blue hijab next to Khizr Khan in black suit with blue tie and white shirt

Ghazala Khan on Trump: 'He Knows Nothing About True Sacrifice'

The Republican presidential nominee alluded to Khan’s silence during her husband’s moving speech about their son’s military sacrifice at the DNC as something dictated by Islam. She skillfully responded via The Washington Post.

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Funeral Service For Muhammad Ali Draws Thousands

An estimated 14,000 mourners flocked to Ali’s hometown of Louisville to celebrate the boxer’s life.

Citadel Says Muslim Student Cannot Wear Hijab

The South Carolina military college says uniformity is necessary for students to become leaders.

Muslim Student Misidentified as 'Isis' in Yearbook

Bayan Zehlif: “The school reached out to me and had the audacity to say that this was a typo. I beg to differ.”

Muslim Communities Fight Cemetery Backlash With Mixed Results

A new article from The Associated Press documents resistance to Muslim cemetery construction in four municipalities across the country. 

Ben Carson: Muslims Can Only Embrace Islam and Democracy if They’re Schizophrenic

He also says that he’s not Islamophobic.

College Attempting to Fire Professor Who Said Christians and Muslims 'Worship the Same God'

Dr. Larycia Hawkins also wore a hijab in support of Muslims. The Christian college were she works was not happy about her comments.

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Virginia School District Receives Threats, Closes Following Arabic Calligraphy Lesson

After students were tasked with copying an Arabic statement in a high school World Geography class, parents threatened school officials.

Ahmed Mohamed Wants Apology, $15 Million From Texas Town

The 14-year-old Muslim student was accused of bringing a bomb to school. It was a clock.

‘Muslim Funny Fest’ to Hit NYC

Muslim-centric comedy is designed to break down sterotypes, one laugh at a time.

New Play Explores The Joy and Pain of Young Muslim-Americans

“Beyond Sacred,” the latest installment of director Ping Chong’s”Undesirable Elements” series, delves into the lives of five New York City Muslims under 30. 

Houston's Islamic Institute Fire Likely Caused by Arson

Arson investigators are reportedly working two theories.

Tips for 'Moderate Muslims' Who Want to Make Mainstream America Feel Safe

Wajahat Ali has jokes.

Aziz Ansari Trolls Rupert Murdoch Over Anti-Muslim Tweets

RupertsFault is now a thing on Twitter.

Don Lemon to Muslim Human Rights Attorney: 'Do You Support ISIS?'

New year, same guy.

Remembering American Muslim Leader Maher Hathout

He died recently at the age of 79.