Day: May 1, 2014

Seeking religious freedom by Amer Aziz — May 1, 2014 2:00 a.m. The United States government recently launched the Ahmadiyya Muslim Caucus chaired by veteran Republican Congressman Frank Wolf. The caucus will strive to secure religious freedom for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, which suffers from severe persecution in some Muslim countries. Ahmadi […]

Amer Aziz: Seeking religious freedom

Source: | Amer Aziz Amer Aziz is a resident of Santa Clarita and a member of The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community and The Muslim Writers Guild of America. A Pew research study found that, as of 2012, as many as 198 countries and territories around the world imposed restrictions on religious minorities, […]

Islamabad: Mosque named after a murderer

Businesses named after known criminals. Mumtaz Qadri murdered Salmaan Taseer – now a mosque named after him I was spending a lazy afternoon lounging in the Osama bin Laden library, bemoaning the dire lack of buildings honouring our local murderers, when my Smartphone informed me of this fascinating new development. […]