By Sumaiya Zama The summer of 2019 saw the rapid rise of TikTok engagement around the world, particularly within the young Muslim digital space. Young hijabi content creators that posted their short videos were met with thousands of retweets on Muslim Twitter. Even the cringey “Imams at Jummah Khutbah” skits had a solid three months of […]
By Zienab Fahs, CAIR Michigan Almost eight weeks ago, we were all wishing for the same two things: to make our responsibilities disappear, and to spend the entire day in pajamas. Well, only one of those wishes came true. As we collectively settle into this new norm, we can’t help but consider how to make […]
COVID Cancellations, a new CAIR video series, explores the pending civil rights and civil liberties issues impacting American Muslims. In today’s video, CAIR senior civil rights attorney Gadeir Abbas discusses a pending case that underscores the unprecedented nature of the government’s blanket profiling of Muslims.
By Abeer Shinnawi Many parents and guardians have been transitioning into the world of “teaching during covid-19” while simultaneously working from home and maintaining daily household functions. To help you alleviate the stress of making it all work, here are some ideas to keep in mind on what is important to focus on with your […]
No matter our individual schooling status, we have all found ourselves in completely new territory amid mass closures due to the current epidemic. Even seasoned home educators have had to make major adjustments in the absence of all the usual social outings, extracurriculars, and field trips. As one of those seasoned educators, I’d like to […]
Assmaa El-Haggan is an activist for children with special needs. Here, she provides practical and spiritual advice about how to be the best advocate for your child with special needs during COVID-19.
Executive Director of CAIR-Alabama, Hamid M. Khan, explains what you need to know about the Defense Production Act and its implications for how the federal government will lead during the COVID-19 crisis.
The COVID- 19 pandemic has dramatically changed the rhythm of our daily lives. It has also placed a looming question mark over our future plans—especially for American individuals, families and businesses who signed contracts before the pandemic reached our shores. For example, did your non-profit organization book a suite of hotel rooms in anticipation of […]