Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Top Good Muslim News Stories in 2013


What were the top ten favorable news stories about Muslims in 2013? Altmuslim put together a list on their site and below are the stories they ranked. We covered three of them in our blog--Malala, Kamala Khan and Somewhere in America.
  1. Malala Yousufzai nominated for Nobel Peace Prize 
  2. First Muslim fraternity enters U.S. campus life 
  3. Hijab victory against Abercrombie & Fitch 
  4. Yusuf Islam inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 
  5. Kamala Khan IS Ms. Marvel 
  6. First female recitor of the Quran at 50th Annual ISNA Convention 
  7. Pope Francis builds bridges with Muslims 
  8. First Muslim regent selected for the University of California 
  9. Muslims save Bradford synagogue in the UK 
  10. Somewhere in America … # Mipsterz

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