The Plight and Legacy of Black Muslims By Demetrius Dillard

Out of all the major world religions, Islam seems to be viewed as the most ignominious by dominant Western society, including U.S. president Donald...

Hypervisable By Bulaong Ramiz-Hall

Where do I fit in a world where all the Muslims are Arab and all the Blacks are Christian? I am a Black American...

Hajj By Anthony Griffin

I was asked to write an article about my journey to Mecca, Saudi Arabia to perform the 5th pillar of Islam, obligatory for all...

NAACP President and Muslim Pioneer

Imam Kashif Abdul Karim met with Imam Muhammad Ansari First Muslim President of the NAACP Hartford Chapter {Senior Muslim Pioneer Historian} to chat briefly...

Uniquely Muslim American By Imam Kashif Abdul-Karim

Resident Imam of Muhammad Islamic Center of Greater Hartford “Go back where you came from” is the phrase that shakes the emotions of every immigrant...

Muslim Voices By Jamilah Rasheed

“It is a peculiar sensation, this double consciousness, this sense of always looking at one’s self through the eyes of others, of measuring one’s...

Why I Wrap My Hair By Jamilah Muhammad

I wrap my hair up high sensing my predecessors congratulate my effort recalling images in books, of sisters from the motherland observing me, as I observe them on pages cloth...

As I See It… Rev. Stephen W. Camp, Senior Pastor Faith Congregational Church

Father’s Day is near. It is a day when we heap a little extra love upon Dad. I know it is true, because I...

As I See It… In Response to The Doors of The Church Are Open...

Today I respond to Michael J. Forbes and his article entitled, The Doors of the Church are Open – But for Whom. While I...

The Doors Of The Church Are Open – But For Whom? By Michael...

When the doors open up to your faith but close on your identity The doors of the church are open so they say, but are...

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This year has been a year filled with exhilaration, exuberance, vivacity, suspense, and controversy in the national sports scene. The Mayweather-McGregor fight was perhaps the...

Pro-Choice Values Matter: The Anti-Choice Movement is Hiding in our Backyard by Erica Crowley

This is a war. It’s a war on our bodies and our lives, and on this sidewalk, is where you’ll see that ugliness first...

Moving Hartford Forward by Rep. Angel Arce

I love Hartford. It’s the place I’ve called home since I was six years old. Hartford is a great city because of its people,...