Latinas Embrace Islam

TAMPA - As a child, Amy Perez attended different Christian churches, praying at Catholic Masses and singing at Baptist revivals. But she never felt satisfied with the answers those faiths provided to her questions. At...

US Latinas seek answers in Islam

UNION CITY, N.J. - Jasmine Pinet sits on the steps outside a mosque here, tucking in strands of her burgundy hair beneath a white head scarf, and explaining why she, a young Latina, feels...

Comunicado de la Organización Islámica Argentina

La Organización Islámica Argentina expresa a través de este comunicado, su más enérgico repudio al accionar del gobierno sionista de israel en la franja de Gaza en Palestina, ocasionando decenas de víctimas y miles...

Using history to find common roots

The Islamic Educational Center of North Hudson took its message to a new demographic yesterday: Latinos. In a one-day celebration at the Union City center, Muslims and Latino converts sought to teach their neighbors, the...

Comunicado de prensa de la delegación general de Palestina en la República Argentina

Desde el día jueves, 29 de febrero de 2008, hasta el presente momento, Israel está bombardeando sin interrupción, desde aviones y tanques, al pueblo de Gaza, es decir, a un millón y medio de...

Latin America’s fastest-growing faith resents terror allegations from U.S.

PORLAMAR, MARGARITA ISLAND, Venezuela -- Margariteños cannot figure out how their picturesque island off the coast of Venezuela became a battleground in the war on terrorism. No bomb ever exploded here, no shot fired. But...

Latino Muslims: Islam’s appeal spans many cultures

CHINO - When the sun finally sets and the fast of Ramadan ends for the day, Luqman Malik joins the faithful at the Baitul Hameed Mosque for a feast of chicken, rice, potatoes. And...

More Hispanic Americans are Converting to Islam

The number of Hispanic Americans converting to Islam is growing rapidly -- particularly in New York, California, Texas and Florida, which have the greatest concentration of Hispanic residents. Muslim leaders say interest in Islam...

El Islam en Cuba

El Sheikh Muhammad Al-Aboudy Assistant Secretary-General de la Liga del Mundo Musulmana, expresó en su ultimo discurso en La Habana la esperanza que el gobierno de Cuba responda positivamente a una demanda para establecer...

Hamas MP/Cleric’s Friday Sermon: We Will Conquer Rome, the Two Americas, and Eastern Europe

In a Friday sermon that aired on Hamas' Al-Aqsa TV on April 11, 2008, Yunis Al-Astal, Hamas MP and cleric, told worshipers that Rome, "the capital of the Catholics, or the Crusader capital," would...