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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 104–108.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Anna Challet This article discusses how the community at Zaytuna College, the first and only accredited Muslim college in the United States, is charting the future of Islam in America. The college is located in Berkeley, California and admitted its first class in 2010. The article gives an overview...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 100–103.
Published: 01 December 2015
... ethics faith freedom hijab immigrants Islam Islamic law justice law and society marriage misrepresentation mosque Muslim prayer Qur’an shari’a mustafa rony zeno The Path to Water Shari a revisioned O ne Friday my Christian girlfriend joined me for prayers at the mosque andasked me why...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 94–99.
Published: 01 December 2015
... hijab immigrants Islam Islamic law justice law and society marriage misrepresentation mosque Muslim prayer Qur’an shari’a South Asian University of California veil mark fathi massoud and kathleen m. moore Rethinking Shari a Voices of Islam in California R eally Khadija, an elderly...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 18–24.
Published: 01 September 2016
... political gesture, to make evident an injustice related to current issues of undocu- mented immigration, anti-Muslim policies, race-based polic- ing and incarceration, to ask howmovements succeed and fail from the grassroots, and to tell a longer history of the ongoing struggle for fair housing and...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 104–110.
Published: 01 June 2016
...: Protestant, Catholic, Muslim, Jewish, Native American. Only these chaplains get hired for full-time posi- tions. No Buddhists, which is odd, this being California. No Hindu. No Sikh. No Eastern Orthodox, despite a rich California heritage of Greek, Armenian, and Russian immi- grants. Even the best chaplains...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): iii.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Humanitarian Legacies in Sudan. K A T H L E E N M . M O O R E is professor and chair of religious studies at University of California, Santa Barbara. Her research focuses on the regulation of religious self-determination in secular-democratic societies, emergent forms of Muslim legality and political...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 44–53.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Girls Club, a local public continuation high school, and a nonprofit called Women Helping Women that helps formerly drug-addicted or incarcerated women find jobs. Two Mariners members, one a former Muslim, formed a group to visit local mosques and forge ties with Muslims. The group helped to stage a...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2015
... congregation, Cham Muslim survivors of Cambodia s geno- cide, Miwok and Pomo Indians reinstated as a tribe in 2000, and a Jewish congregation of recovering addicts. Less visible does not mean marginal. Experimental religions work wonders in experimental situations. Religion scholar John Nelson writes that...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 18–23.
Published: 01 March 2014
... innocent civilians he wrote. I can t stand to see such evil go unpun- ished. We Muslims are one body, you hurt one you hurt us all And most telling, Fuck America What do refugee children in the New World have in common? When we set foot on the American shore, history is already against us; we have...
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Boom (2013) 3 (1): 17–33.
Published: 01 May 2013
... controversial era and a racialized landscape. The story they tell has a broader relevance to current issues, such as voter ID laws, anti-Muslim senti- ment, and the racial profiling of Hispanics and African Americans. In the words of Ren Lohoefener of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, When people visit...
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Boom (2011) 1 (3): 67–71.
Published: 01 August 2011
... practically regarded as prostitutes. In the 1940s, in Iraq at least, a woman singer or entertainer was consid- ered loose and compromised. Traditionally, women living in Muslim countries were not supposed to attend musical gatherings in public, let alone sing in public. Although there was nothing of the...
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Boom (2011) 1 (1): 15–19.
Published: 01 March 2011
... things? The experiment at Mission Viejo has had its share of challenges. In 2000, city officials decided to allow, for the first time, an Islamic display to accompany Jewish and Christian displays. The following year, there were com- plaints about including the Muslim decorations (no doubt connected with...