| Sep 19, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Leaders of various groups gathered for a news conference outside the Santa Ana Courthouse on Monday afternoon to condemn the actions of the Orange County district attorney's office in the case of the so-called Irvine 11. Shakeed Syed, executive director.....
| Aug 24, 2010
| 5:50 PM
ANAHEIM -- A Muslim woman who is fighting for the right to wear her religious scarf to her hostess job at Disneyland has been taken off the schedule.
Disney officials say they stopped putting Imane Boudlal on the schedule during the ongoing issue.
| Aug 23, 2010
| 8:45 PM
I am truly all for religious freedom. I am not at all for a religious organization flexing its power to sue anybody or any company for discrimination where none exists ("Disney host: Could not wear hijab," Aug. 19). A 2.5-year employee of Disneyland,...
| Aug 29, 2010
An area mosque has been drawn into the debate over a religious center near ground zero in New York City. A plastic pig was put in that mosque's mailbox, toxic messages were scribbled across it.
Islamic leadership in our area isn't saying exactly where...
| Sep 8, 2010
The planned actions of a pastor at a small Florida church are making big waves even in San Diego.
Pastor Terry Jones has said he plans on burning as many Qurans as he can get at his Gainsville-area church as a way to send a message to Islamic radicals on...
| Sep 9, 2010
| 9:53 PM
"Learn, don't burn," that's what the Council on American-Islamic relations, or CAIR, wants people to do on the 9th anniversary of 9/11.
The group is planning to announce a major education initiative Saturday in response to the Florida church that is...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 7:46 PM
Dina Abdalla tries to laugh when her friends poke fun, asking if she's a terrorist plotting an attack on Waubonsie Valley High School in Aurora. She tries to have a sense of humor. At the same time, she doesn't find it funny.
When asked about the real...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 8:26 PM
ANAHEIM — The Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) held a media breakfast at its offices Tuesday morning with reporters and editors from various Southern California news outlets to discuss how the...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 5:56 PM
Leaders of prominent U.S. Muslim groups called Monday for a national week of interfaith dialogue to combat religious intolerance and said they support the right to build a controversial Islamic center near ground zero.
"We stand for the constitutional...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 5:15 AM
As the nation gets ready to mark the tenth anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, some are calling into question whether a new kids coloring book is appropriate.
The graphic coloring novel starts with Osama bin Laden plotting to attack...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 11:19 PM
SANTA ANA — Prosecutors and defense attorneys both argued free-speech rights Wednesday during opening statements of the criminal trial against 10 Muslim college students accused of plotting to disrupt a speech by the Israeli ambassador to the United...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 1:18 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Southwest Airlines Wednesday apologized to a Muslim woman taken off one of its planes before a flight out of Lindbergh Field because of a comment she made while awaiting takeoff.
Irum Abbasi, a graduate student at San Diego State University,...