Muslims

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Hungry For Sundown: Serving Up Food During Ramadan

Fasting from dawn to sunset every day during the month of Ramadan is a little more challenging for a Metro Detroit sub shop owner.

CBS Detroit–07/07/2015

This stock photo of mannequins in hijab demonstrates how the garment is typically worn. (credit: istock)

Muslim Woman Sues Dearborn After She Says She Was Forced To Remove Head Scarf While Under Arrest

Maha Aldhalimi says she’s now afraid to leave her house and when she sees a police officer she starts shaking uncontrollably.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

Brother Yahya(left) and Jameel (right) about to embark on a 35 day trip to the 50 states. (credit: facebook.com/muaddhin)

Michigan Man Plans Journey To Mosques In All 50 States

A Michigan marketing executive plans to visit mosques in all 50 states and help chronicle the stories of Muslim communities along the way.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2015

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Muslim Woman Sues After Being Forced To Remove Head Scarf After Arrest

A 27-year-old woman is challenging the Dearborn Heights Police Department’s policy that she says forced her to remove her hijab.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2015

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Grand Rapids To Get First Islamic Grade School

The former site of a Grand Rapids daycare center is being converted into the first Islamic grade school in the area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2014

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Plans Move Ahead For New Suburban Detroit Mosque

Some residents opposed the mosque, citing concerns like increased traffic and noise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2014

Proposed site of a new mosque in Plymouth Township. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Proposed Mosque Draws Controversy In Plymouth Township

Flyers found in residential mailboxes urge neighbors to oppose the project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2014

Ali Beydoun, at right, with attorney Amir Makled. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Attorneys: Mentally Challenged Dearborn Man Is Victim Of Police Brutality

“Personally, when I watched the video, I was horrified,” said Dawud Walid, Executive Director for CAIR-MI.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2014

It’s ‘The A-Word': Group Works To Stop Arabic Slurs Against Black People

They’re taking to social media to urge local Muslims to stop using the word “abeed.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2014

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Judge Tosses Suit Against Muslim Group Over Speech

The Thomas More Law Center sued the Council on American-Islamic Relations in 2012, saying its Michigan director violated free speech rights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2014

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