Newsletter 52

5 Facts about the Muslim Population in Europe

June 19, 2016
Using the Pew Research Center’s most recent population estimates, here are five facts about the size and makeup of the Muslim population in Europe: 1- Germany and France have the largest Muslim populations among European Union member countries...

Quran Stands

July 19, 2016
American Islamic Outreach has been working with local Muslim Business to set up Quran Kiosks/Stands. People can get a Free Quran in English and Spanish, Free Islamic Literature or request for additional information. American Islamic Outreach has set a target to install 60 stands in and around Charlotte. They have 10 in the final stages of completion...

Campaign Aims to Register a Million U.S. Muslims Voters in Anti—Trump Move

July 20, 2016
U.S. Muslim leaders hope to register a million voters to help combat what they say is the anti-Muslim stance of GOP nominee Donald Trump.

The Creation of a New Religious Freedom Organization

July 21, 2016
RFP leaders Thomas Farr, Timothy Shah, and Byron Johnson are proud to announce the creation of a new religious freedom organization—the Religious Freedom Institute (RFI).

The Rise of Muslim-Friendly Workplaces in Corporate America

July 19, 2016
More U.S. employers are taking steps to make Muslims feel accepted and safe at work, as their faith comes under scrutiny with the rise in terror attacks and calls by Donald Trump for...

Call for End to Muslim Migration to Australia

July 18, 2016
The Australian TV presenter Sonia Kruger has called for an end to Muslim immigration to Australia, agreeing that “the more Muslims we import, the more danger we are in.” The host of Channel Nine’s The Voice and Today Extra was discussing the massacre in Nice when...
Courses & Careers

Open Theology: Call for Proposals for Upcoming Topical Issues in Vol. 2017

Submission Deadline: 31 Oct 2016
Open Theology journal invites groups of researchers, conference organizers etc. to submit their proposals of edited volumes to be considered as topical issues for vol. 2017.

3 New Positions in Islamic Studies at Cambridge Muslim College

Application Deadline: 19 Aug 2016
Cambridge Muslim College is delighted to announce the recruiting for three new positions as part of the recently launched Four-Year Program in Islamic Studies.

3 Collaborating Research Fellowships/Postdocs in Uppsala University

Application Deadline: 15 Sep 2016
The research fellowships will be part of the multidisciplinary research program "The Impact of Religion: Challenges for Society, Law & Democracy" at Uppsala Religion and Society...

Diploma in Usul al Deen - The Fundamentals of Islam

Instructor: Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi
Diploma in Usul al-Deen is a unique program consists of courses on the pillars of Islam as well as dawah to help encapsulate and present the fundamentals to the people around us.
Islamic Centers

British Muslim Heritage Centre (BMHC)

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