Hundreds of people are expected to participate in a daylong event Tuesday at the state Capitol during which Muslims from across Michigan interact with state lawmakers and other leaders.
A judge on Wednesday finalized a $700,000 settlement between McDonald’s Corp. and members of Michigan’s Muslim community over claims a suburban Detroit restaurant falsely advertised its food as prepared according to Islamic law.
A group of young Muslim and Jewish professionals in the Detroit area are staging in a basketball tournament as Israeli-Palestinian violence escalates in the Middle East.
Hoekstra ended the interview with this dire warning: “The threat from radical jihadism, it is real … If we don’t confront it … We will continue to be attacked by it and we will pay severe consequences.”
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So, will he stop promoting the movie in the wake of violence? Jones said he would consider backing down from showing the full movie, but hasn’t decided yet. He hasn’t seen the entire movie.
The U.S. Justice Department says the FBI is joining local law enforcement agencies to investigate vandalism at Muslim and Sikh houses of worship in the Detroit area.
A Muslim group is planning a battle against a proposed state law introduced by a Republican lawmaker that would ban any laws seen as foreign.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will investigate a Muslim rights advocacy group’s complaints that border agents have harassed dozens of U.S. Muslims who were returning from Canada.
The SMART bus system is appealing a court order that could force it to accept ads from an organization trying to convince Muslims to leave Islam.
Muslim and Jewish doctors are teaming up to offer free medical screenings for Detroit residents.