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We live in a beautiful diverse world, and almost each day of the year is a…
The American Friends Service Committee is hosting it’s third annual youth film festival. The theme this year is if you had all the power, what would you do with a trillion dollars?
I’ve listed five interfaith resources to guide you in making some green changes around your home and in your house of worship. Feel free to share additional suggestions of interfaith organizations working with climate change or environmental justice in the comments section below!
Only a few weeks ago, I sat at my desk with my sparkly mini-Christmas tree, listening to Christmas music on Pandora and unknowingly began singing-a-long while responding to e-mails, when my colleague started laughing and said, “There’s something wonderful about a Muslim singing Christmas carols”.
Every year on December 10th, people and organizations around the world prepare to commemorate Human Rights Day. For some, every day is human rights day, but it’s important to have […]
The Interfaith Youth Activist bloggers pledged to write letters for the Write #4Rights campaign! We will be writing letters weekly and posting them online for you to read (and hopefully inspire you to write), as well as, mailing them out. Join us in writing letters!
Even though her spiritual orientation was very different from my own – she devoted her life to the worship of the Hindu deity Krishna and I am a Muslim (and a secular one at that), but I was magnetically drawn to how she very practically invited in the presence of the divine in her everyday life through a disciplined devotional practice.
People don’t often think about the fact that there are LGBTQ Muslims, and that their voices even more marginalized by the stereotyping/discrimination towards Muslims based on faith on top of the discrimination towards LGBTQ equality.
I was lucky enough to be asked by the organization I work for, Interfaith Alliance to organize an advanced screening of the Life of Pi directed by Ang Lee. Twentieth […]