Muslim Sect Members Spread Message At The Fair (wisn.com)

WEST ALLIS, Wis. — Young members of a Muslim sect delivered a message of peace Friday at the Wisconsin State Fair. The Ahmadiyya Muslim community’s message is no more terrorism. But that’s a message not everyone here at the [...]

Pakistan’s Blasphemy Knife (The Huffington Post)

After the assassination of John F Kennedy in 1963, a white reporter asked Malcolm X in reference to civil rights movement, “You feel however, that we are making progress in this country?” Malcolm responded by saying, “No. You [...]

Moderate Islam under threat (The Independent)

Being an Ahmadi Muslim from America, I was deeply disturbed to read your report “Hardliners call for deaths of Surrey Muslims” (21 October). This is too much change since my last visit to London in April. Over the past six months, [...]

USA: Assimilation? Try “education” instead (Asbury Park Press)

The assimilation of my wife and I into American culture started in Long Branch in 1996. That is where we, both doctors, settled after moving from Pakistan. As I started my medical residency at Monmouth Medical Center, she sacrificed her career [...]

Denying relief on the basis of belief (The Express Tribune)

BALTIMORE, US: This is with reference to Abdul Manan’s article “The politics of relief: Aliens in their own land” (August 18). It was sickening to read the news story about 500 flood-stricken Ahmadi families being discriminated against [...]

Muslim sect spreads a message of Peace (ABC News, Milwaukee)

Click here to view video WEST ALLIS, Wis. — Young members of a Muslim sect delivered a message of peace Friday at the Wisconsin State Fair. The Ahmadiyya Muslim community’s message is no more terrorism. But that’s a message [...]

Troubling answer to query ‘Where are moderate Muslims?’ (Boston Globe)

NEWS OF suicide blasts at a Lahore, Pakistan, Sufi shrine, which promotes a moderate version of Islam, is unsettling (“Attack on Pakistani shrine leaves 35 dead,175 wounded,’’ Page A6, July 2). Even more disturbing is the backdrop of terror [...]

Blasphemy laws: the root of Pakistani extremism (The Baltimore Sun and Chicago Tribune)

The failed Times Square bombing raises important questions. As a U.S. Muslim of Pakistani descent, I have wondered why so many plots against America continue to be hatched in Pakistan. At least nine people with some connection to Pakistan have [...]