Tag Archives: Islam

Author Nazeeh Z. Abdul-Hakeem is Today’s Honoree for Friday November 6th, 2015

Islam in America is becoming increasingly more common. In his new book, “The Athaan in the Bull City: Building Durham’s Islamic Community,” author Nazeeh Abdul-Hakeem details the impact Black American Muslims have had on localizing Islam in Durham, North Carolina. … Continue reading

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Imam Makram El-Amin is Today’s Honoree

Imam Makram El-Amin’s commitment to service and civic leadership has made him a pillar in the Minneapolis community. As imam of the historical Masjid An-Nur, he’s led a growing, culturally diverse congregation in his hometown to the forefront of interfaith … Continue reading

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Coach Farhana Dhalla is Today’s Honoree

Farhana means “happy” in Arabic. And my blood-type is B+. So in some ways I think I have always been ordained for a particular lens in which to view life. I have 2 older brothers that notoriously teased me and … Continue reading

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