Aziz Ansari the New Spokesperson for Muslims in America? It’s Worth a Shot An Op-ed piece from the Okra

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Feb 122015
 
Aziz Ansari the New Spokesperson for Muslims in America? It’s Worth a Shot An Op-ed piece from the Okra

Aziz Ansari the New Spokesperson for Muslims in America? It’s Worth a Shot An Op-ed piece from the Okra @TheOkraNews  Yes he’s an atheist. He probably couldn’t quote you any verse from the Quran or how to get to the local mosque in his neighborhood. He’s not going to be an honorary member of CAIR […]

Ben Affleck Converts to Islam after Maher Debate According to Reports

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Oct 092014
 
Ben Affleck Converts to Islam after Maher Debate According to Reports

Ben Affleck Converts to Islam after Maher Debate According to Reports By Taaraz ‘TJ’ Zakhif @TheOkranews #Gonegirl Boston (MA)—Reports actor and director Ben Affleck has converted to Islam generated uncanny social media applause and rave throughout the Muslim community despite no confirmation from a credible source. Affleck, who last week went head to head on […]

The Hajj Apology Letter —A Complete Cop Out from Actually Apologizing

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Sep 252014
 
The Hajj Apology Letter —A Complete Cop Out from Actually Apologizing

The Hajj Apology Letter —A Complete Cop Out from Actually Apologizing An Op-Ed Piece by Hammada El-Mahsen @TheokraNews #HajjForLife I tried to avoid it because it made me cringe. But there it was again on my Facebook newsfeed, the same time as it was last year. There were half a dozen. All of them had […]

Scientists Give Less Than 10 years for Muslim Republicans to Become Extinct

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Sep 112014
 
Scientists Give Less Than 10 years for Muslim Republicans to Become Extinct

Scientists Give Less Than 10 years for Muslim Republicans to Become Extinct By Saif Hashim @Theokranews San Diego (CA)—Despite being a small but strong herd that grazed and voiced their unpopular opinions throughout many urban centers, a group of scientists confirmed today the American Muslim Republican has a high chance of becoming extinct in the […]

Breaking News: Tariq Ramadan agrees to attend ISNA Convention pending changes

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Aug 282014
 
Breaking News: Tariq Ramadan agrees to attend ISNA Convention pending changes

Breaking News: Tariq Ramadan agrees to attend ISNA Convention pending changes Last month, Dr. Tariq Ramadan, a prominent Islamic scholar and leader from Switzerland, surprised Muslims in North America with a public announcement. In an open letter, he noted that he would not attend either the ISNA or RIS Conventions this year due to concerns […]

MUSLIM HIGH-SCHOOL STUDENTS NOT SO EAGER TO REPEAT RAMADAN IN SUMMER NEXT YEAR

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Aug 142014
 
MUSLIM HIGH-SCHOOL STUDENTS NOT SO EAGER TO REPEAT RAMADAN IN SUMMER NEXT YEAR

MUSLIM HIGH-SCHOOL STUDENTS NOT SO EAGER TO REPEAT RAMADAN IN SUMMER NEXT YEAR By Sophia Badr @TheOkraNews Chicago, IL — What started out this past July as an all-nighter of hanging out with friends and eating late night meals at cheap 24-hour diners has been replaced by sighs of relief, jitteriness and frequent comments on […]

Muslim Convert Chokes on ‘Angry’ Tongue, Says One Too Many Words in Arabic

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Jun 192014
 
Muslim Convert Chokes on ‘Angry’ Tongue, Says One Too Many Words in Arabic

Muslim Convert Chokes on ‘Angry’ Tongue, Says One Too Many Words in Arabic By Riaz Quttub @TheOkraNews Iowa City, (IA)—A man was given CPR after he choked on his tongue while trying to enunciate a lengthy sentence in Arabic during a speech yesterday. Muslim covert Abdul Hakim Mujahid- Ibn Saud Hamada, or better known as […]

Baby Charged For Attempted Murder in Pakistan, Denies Going into Hiding—Says He Went Back to Get his ‘Gatt’

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Apr 112014
 
Baby Charged For Attempted Murder in Pakistan, Denies Going into Hiding—Says He Went Back to Get his ‘Gatt’

Baby Charged For Attempted Murder in Pakistan, Denies Going into Hiding—Says He Went Back to Get his ‘Gatt’ By Nourie Ghani @TheOkraNews Lahore (Pakistan)—A 9-month old boy who had been charged for attempted murder in Pakistan, denies allegations that he was in hiding, but merely went home to get his automatic weapon of choice. Muhammad […]

Apr 022014
 
Imam Committee Who Issued Fatwa For Living on Mars Adds Buffalo to the List

Imam Committee Who Issued Fatwa For Living on Mars Adds Buffalo to the List By Saad Ramadan @TheOkraNews Dubai (UAE)—An Imam committee that declared a one-way trip to the planet Mars as Islamically prohibited, added the city of Buffalo, New York as a place which is not livable for Muslims. In an article reported by […]

California Fashion Magazine Launches Burqini Swimsuit Issue—ooh La La…?

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Feb 062014
 
California Fashion Magazine Launches Burqini Swimsuit Issue—ooh La La…?

California Fashion Magazine Launches Burqini Swimsuit Issue—ooh La La…? By Nazia Ali Twitter@theokranews Los Angeles (CA)—In a strategic move which has caused a little controversy but received much appreciation, Los Angeles fashion magazine Mirage launched the release of their first ever Burqini swimsuit issue. The Burqini, which is considered a permissible full body swimsuit used […]