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10 WAYS AMERICAN MUSLIMS CAN HELP SAVE THE WORLD

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Source: muslimmatters.org

By:Junaid Subzwari

The world, it appears, has completely lost its mind.  It seems that our tiny planet is staged for a complete disaster with the West and Muslim world as the co-stars.  What’s sad is that all of these problems are based on misunderstandings and lies spread by hate mongers with one interest: growing their bank accounts.  To add insult to injury, citizens from the West and the Muslim world are starting to detest each because they feel the other side is this Great Evil trying to enslave them.  Then there are those caught in the middle: the American Muslims, aka, you and I.  We’re blessed with the conundrum of being, both, Muslims and Americans.  We know that Islam is not about killing the innocent, but, also know that reality tv is not the reality of Western culture.  So what’s a brother/sister to do?

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India’s School Under The Bridge (Video)

info-pictogram1 For many children in India, a free and compulsory education is out of reach. Volunteer teachers like Rajesh Sharma are trying to fill this void. See his journey from store manager to managing an open-air school in New Delhi, India with no money or resources.

I want to help Syrians, why shouldn’t I go? (Video)

info-pictogram1 Many young Britons such as Majid Freeman, a humanitarian aid worker have travelled to Syria to help ease the suffering of the people there. But the approach of the British government has been to discourage people from going. Majid Freeman explains his reasons for going and the pressures him and his family have been put under by the police.

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Volunteer Sierra Leone: Muslims of Sierra Leone (Video)

info-pictogram1 Volunteer Sierra Leone is helping refurbish Muslim schools throughout Sierra Leone to provide good education to some of the poorest people in the world. Current projects include building a new school for Castle Farm Primary School and refurbishment of over 65 muslims schools.

Documentary: Mission Africa John Fontain with Convivencia (Video)

http://www.VolunteerSierraleone.org http://www.theConvivencia.com

2 volunteer teachers teaching the homeless children in new Delhi (IMAGE)

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info-pictogram1 And we complain about our schools…