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 //   //  August 21, 2013  //  No Comments

Protest against Syria’s chemical weapons will be held tomorrow

Anti-war protestor. (Photo by Amer Taleb) By Amer Taleb A demonstration to protest the Syrian regime’s chemical weapon usage against civilians will be held tomorrow, Thursday, August 22. The event will be at the intersection between …

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 //   //  August 20, 2013  //  No Comments

Muslim organization to host bazaar

Members of Muslims Care Too! hold a bake sale at the Islamic Center of Tucson last year. Funds went toward sponsoring participants in the Southern Arizona Komen Race for the Cure. (Photo by Amer Taleb) By …

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 //   //  August 12, 2013  //  No Comments

Classes begin for Tucson’s largest Islamic school

Al-Huda Islamic School students play with blocks, as teacher Kifah Ataya tries to console a classmate behind them. (Photo by Amer Taleb) By Amer Taleb Scroll down to bottom for slideshow “Quick, hands on your head!” …

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 //   //  August 8, 2013  //  No Comments

Eid Al-Fitr Slideshow

Here are 36 photos from today’s Eid Al-Fitr celebration at the Tucson Convention Center. Around 1,500 people attended the event, according to organizers. (Photos by Amer Taleb) Contact editor Amer Taleb at info@tucsonminaret.com

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 //   //  August 7, 2013  //  No Comments

Finally, home

Pictures from TM editor Amer Taleb’s 8-month adventure across the country. By Amer Taleb At its apex, the Tucson Minaret garnered thousands of page views monthly and was circulated to Muslim prisoners throughout Arizona. Then, in …

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Photo of the Day: Mosque chandelier
August 22, 2013  //  No Comments
A chandelier inside of the Islamic Center of Washington. (Photo by Amer Taleb) Contact editor Amer Taleb at info@tucso ...
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Chatter: Eid at the TCC
August 9, 2013  //  No Comments
Tucson’s Muslims listen to a speech during Eid Al-Fitr yesterday, August 8, at the Tucson Convention Center. (Phot ...
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On Time, a poem by Maryam Mir
August 20, 2013  //  No Comments
A group of flowers. (Photo courtesy of Maryam Mir) By Maryam Mir This is the picture I did not take with my camera on ou ...