Families like the Salems are eager to see if the Biden administration will follow through on promises to help separated families and refugees.
Five Democratic politicians made history last night by becoming the first Muslim state legislative lawmakers in Wisconsin, Florida and Delaware.
Although Muslim Americans make up only 1% of the U.S. population, their concentration in battleground states could determine the 2020 election.
“If white people can say 'Phoebe' or 'Arnold Schwarzenegger,' they could definitely say a Nadia, Roberto or a Zakir. It’s not brain surgery, it’s laziness."
“If a Muslim woman was nominated to SCOTUS you would see Republicans lose their mind about her religious background,” Rep. Ilhan Omar tweeted.
Even if Trump loses the election in November, it won't be easy to rebuild the programs and sift through backlogs caused by his administration.
The survey by the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding found, however, that Muslim Americans overwhelmingly prefer a Democrat for president.
“Defendants ruthlessly beat him, injuring his neck, and twice subjected him to painful tasings that burned his body,” Bakhodir Madjitov's lawsuit reads.
Ginsburg and Justice Sonia Sotomayor's dissent in the travel ban decision has been crucial in the fight to end it, Muslim rights advocates say.
“I was crying, not because I was hurt. I was crying because I was angry. I just thought it was unfair,” the student-athlete told HuffPost.
More than 5,000 people have contracted the coronavirus while in immigration detention centers, including more than 800 in the last week.