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Community Discussion at North Forest Presbyterian Church

Professor Faizan Haq participated in a community discussion at North Forest Presbyterian Church on Social Justice In Islam this past Saturday March 15th.  Please stay tuned for a short video! 

WNYMuslims Now Hiring for Part-Time Managing Editor

WNYMuslims Now Hiring for Part-Time Managing Editor

Managing Editor Job Description

WNYMuslims is looking for a dynamic individual with exceptional organizational skills to join our team. The part-time position of Managing Editor is available immediately. WNYMuslims serves the Western New York community by creating awareness, encouraging diversity, and providing service. We empower Muslims and non-Muslims with the ...

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Video of The Week - "Somewhere in America"

In a previous edition of The Echo, we featured an article about this viral video.  The video features fashionable young Muslim women, sometimes referred to as "Mipsters," and is set to Jay-z's "Somewhere in America."  The term is used to describe "Muslim Hipsters," or young Muslims who like to blend their Muslim background with the latest fashion trends.  

 Watch the Video HERE.

Featured Photograph of the Week

This week's feature is by Michael Pecoraro, an editorial and free lance photographer, specializing in nature and people. He believes that through patience and focus anyone can capture the desired photo that is pictured in his/her mind. As a member of True Intent Productions, he’s behind the camera as the cinematographer for director Akram Shibly. Residing in Buffalo, New York he wishes to travel and capture earths beauty one shot at a time. 

If you have taken a photograph that you think should be featured, please send it in with a description of the shot, and a short bio of yourself to wnym@wnymuslims.org.