It is unfortunate that USA under President Donald Trump consistently trying to damage Pakistan through leveling baseless and imaginative and unjustified allegations, ranging from allegedly “providing safe havens to terrorists including Haqqani network to now religious discriminations in the country. President Donald Trump sometimes demands do more on unspecific and […]

Unjustified ‘special watch’ by USA for so-called violations of religious ...

Carl Higbie, the chief of external affairs for the Corporation for National and Community Service, resigned Thursday after CNN unearthed a litany of offensive and discriminatory remarks he’d made on various radio segments. Formerly a surrogate for President Donald Trump during his 2016 presidential campaign, as well as a former spokesman for […]

Trump Appointee Carl Higbie Resigns Following Offensive Comments

The Executive Committee of AMVOTE-PAC met with three Illinois gubernatorial candidate: Chris Kennedy on September 27, 2017, J.B. Pritzker on December 18,  2017 and finally, with Daniel Biss on January 10, 2018 as part of its vetting process. Thereupon, AMVOTE will issue its official endorsement for Governor in the Democratic Party Primary sometime […]

AMVOTE Vets Gubernatorial Candidates

Dear Friend,   We wish you and yours a happy and prosperous 2018! Please take a look below at important upcoming events in Niles Township. All Niles Township residents are welcome to participate. We hope to see you soon! **The Illinois State Board of Elections is now accepting applications for […]

Upcoming Events in Niles Township

The need to address the issue of Islamophobia is pressing, given the fact that anti-Muslim bigotry, as was shown at the deliberations of the Global Peace and the Fear of Islam forum in Abu Dhabi last month, is now overt, malign and pernicious in its manifestations in the Euro-American world. […]

How lasting is America’s Islamophobic disposition?

Abraham Davis etched swastikas and wrote ‘go home’ in spray paint on Masjid al-Salam mosque in Fort Smith, Arkansas. The imam at a vandalised mosque in the small US town of Fort Smith, Arkansas forgave and paid the fines attached to the attacker’s conviction for the hate crime. In October […]

Imam in small US town pays fines for man who ...

BERLIN (Reuters) – German police have asked prosecutors to investigate a far-right lawmaker for possible incitement to hatred after she criticized a police force for tweeting in Arabic “to appease the barbaric, Muslim, rapist hordes of men”. Police in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) posted a New Year’s Eve […]

German Police Accuse AfD Lawmaker of Incitement Over Anti-Muslim Tweet

A gun range owner who drew national attention for calling her establishment a “Muslim Free Zone” will run for Arkansas governor. Jan Morgan, owner of the Gun Cave Indoor Firing Range in Hot Springs, made the announcement in a video posted to YouTube on Dec. 30. In the Republican primary, […]

Gun range owner who declared a ‘Muslim Free Zone’ will ...

The seven-million American Muslims remained under siege since 9/11/2001 through reconfiguration of US laws, policies and priorities but their plight has taken a new twist under President Donald Trump whose anti-Muslim policies alarmingly fomented hate crimes against them. The xenophobic rhetoric and anti-Muslim fear-mongering enjoys unprecedented influence with Donald Trump’s […]

2017: Another difficult and hard year for American Muslims

In the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election, during which there was an increase of hate crimes, a shell shocked Arwen Kuttner sought a way to take positive action. “I didn’t want Muslims or immigrants feeling we were all against them,” said the Englewood resident, who teaches at a yeshiva day school […]

Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom brings Muslim, Jewish women together to ...