Orlando Nightclub Shooting Brings To Forefront Muslim Attitudes Toward HomosexualityThe mass shooting, perpetrated by an American Muslim in a communal space for gays, has brought to the forefront Muslim attitudes toward homosexuality and the plight of LGBT Muslims.
De Blasio: Trump, Cruz Playing Into ISIS' HandsDe Blasio accused the two Republican candidates of, as he put it, confirming ISIS propaganda.
NYPD: Settlement On Muslim Surveillance Should End New Jersey LawsuitA proposed settlement between the federal government and the NYPD over its surveillance on Muslims should also end a lawsuit filed by Muslims from New Jersey, the NYPD said in a legal filing Friday.
CBS News Poll: Most Americans Don't Agree With Trump's Call To Ban Muslims From U.S.A new CBS News poll tested voter reaction to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s proposal to ban all Muslims from entering the country temporarily.
Coalition Of NJ Black Mayors Call For National Boycott Of Trump AssetsThe mayors say Trump's call for a total shutdown of Muslims entering the country is unconstitutional and dangerous.
City Hall Protesters: Donald Trump's Comments Are 'Dangerous'Meanwhile in New York City, elected officials and religious leaders were holding an interfaith rally Wednesday morning on the steps of City Hall to "to denounce Donald Trump's ongoing racist and anti-immigrant remarks."
Trump Considering Visit To Jerusalem Holy Site With Mosque, Temples; Netanyahu Meeting SetTrump is also reportedly considering a visit to Temple Mount, the Jerusalem holy site that has been a source of friction between Palestinians and Israelis.
Trump Rejects Criticism Of His Proposal To Ban MuslimsDonald Trump is rejecting criticism that his proposal to ban Muslims from entering the U.S. is un-American and has critics comparing him to Adolf Hitler.
Trump Calls For 'Complete And Total Ban' On Muslims Entering U.S.Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski says Trump's proposed ban would apply to "everybody," including Muslims seeking immigration visas as well as tourists seeking to enter the country.
Muslim Leaders Look To Root Out Extremist Thinking In Youths"We can no longer sit back and say, 'I condemn this thing,'" Imam Isa Abdul Kareem of the Ta-Ha Masjid mosque in Roosevelt said. "It is just not enough anymore."
Evidence Supporting Trump's Claim Of Jersey City Muslims Cheering On 9/11 Is Hard To Come ByNow Trump has company on the Republican side. Ben Carson says he, too, saw video of Muslims cheering the 9/11 attacks in New Jersey.
US Muslims Face Backlash After Paris AttacksMuslims around the U.S. are facing backlash following the deadly attacks in Paris, including vandalism to mosques and Islamic centers, hate-filled phone and online messages and threats of violence.