UPDATE: The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, Tuesday (7/18/17) called on federal law enforcement authorities to investigate the vandalism of a Tennessee Muslim's vehicle as a possible hate crime.
Vandals spray painted curse words referring to the Muslim Allah and dropped bacon at the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro overnight Sunday...
School officials have dropped most of the Tennessee middle school social studies standards involving Islam as part of newly proposed standards.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today said it is "disappointed" that a man who allegedly attacked a Muslim woman driver in Murfreesboro, Tennessee earlier this year and was only charged with a misdemeanor and was released on just $1500 bail.
The subject (pictured) is accused of stealing about $4,000 in funding or money from the center that is located at 2506 Veals Road.
Murfreesboro Police are working with the FBI in regards to what has been described as a road rage / hate crime by some.
Ibrahim Hooper (E-brah-heem Hooper), spokesperson of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, told WGNS News that Murfreesboro Police have identified the suspect in the case involving a Muslim woman who was said to be harassed by a man on Broad Street.
UPDATE: A Muslim woman who is from Murfreesboro and has lived in Rutherford County her entire life was targeted while driving home from work possibly because of her head covering. WGNS Confirmed the Council on American-Islamic Relations is now asking for Federal Authorities to look into the case...
Hundreds marched in protest in 2010 and 2011 after Rutherford County officials approved plans for a new mosque on Bradyville Pike near South Rutherford Boulevard.
A religious organization has requested records pertaining to Islam curriculum from all Tennessee school districts.
Ahmadiyya Muslim Community is the only Islamic organization to believe that the long- awaited messiah has come in the person of Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (1835-1908) of Qadian, India.
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