NW Side Candidate Could Become First Muslim Illinois State Rep.In next month's Illinois Primary, voters in one Chicago neighborhood have a choice to make that could be historic should they nominate a Muslim candidate, an immigrant from India to run for the state legislature.
Rep. Walsh's Comments Infuriate MuslimsComments made by U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) about Islam earlier this week continue to generate a response – and generally not a positive one.
Lawsuit: Man Was Fired Over Muslim PrayersA Chicago man is suing his former employer in federal court, claiming he was fired because of his religious beliefs.
Islamic-American Group: Link Between 9/11, Muslim Religion Must StopThe head of a local Islamic-American organization says that after this year, except for remembering its victims, it’s time for America to move on from the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
Ruling Delayed On Proposed DuPage County MosqueProposals for a mosque near Willowbrook remain up in the air. The DuPage County Board Tuesday sent the mosque proposal back to committee for further discussion.
U.S. Sues School District Over Muslim PilgrimageThe U.S. Department of Justice is suing a west suburban school district for not allowing a Muslim teacher to take leave to go on a religious pilgrimage.