Conversations on tech and social justice: Aneelah Afzali
by Charissa Soriano
Aneelah Afzali, the executive director of MAPS/AMEN, talks about how social media can help social justice movements.
May 31, 2019
Bystander training focuses on countering hate with solidarity
by Ryan Phelan
CAIR-WA and Densho will partner on a training that focuses on the principles of nonviolence, and on the importance of being supportive to the target rather than confronting the attacker.
Feb 4, 2019
“Not Your Typical Muslims” explores spectrum of identities
by Reagan Jackson
Photographer Garo Guyo wants to bring awareness to the diverse identities and perspectives in the Muslim community.
Aug 7, 2018
Global Islamophobia Awareness Day takes on new urgency under Trump
by Yusheng Cai
Islamophobia Awareness Day reaches the Muslim community at a critical time amidst the Trump era and the recent travel ban.
Jul 26, 2017
Amazon security workers allege retaliation after prayer space request
by John Stang
Two workers say that Security Industry Specialists, the company that handles Amazon’s security, unfairly treated them after they asked for space to pray.
Feb 21, 2017
Japanese American incarceration commemorated with vows to counter anti-Muslim political rhetoric
by Venice Buhain
Community leaders from the Muslim American and Japanese American communities discussed how to counter fear-mongering that can lead to racial profiling.
Feb 20, 2017
SeaTac Muslims, interfaith leaders criticize idea of ‘tactical map’
by Venice Buhain
Residents, interfaith leaders spoke out after an investigation uncovered an attempt at religious profiling of Muslims in the city of SeaTac.
Jun 7, 2016