In Houston, Muslim Community Enjoying a Surprising Source of Growth: Latinos

In Houston, Muslim Community Enjoying a Surprising Source of Growth: Latinos

NewsTaco August 30, 2016

*Houston has become home to one of the emerging U.S Latino Muslim communities. There are an estimated 1000 Latinos in the Houston area. VL By Leah Binkovitz, The Urban Edge It’s a […]

In Orlando, Muslim Latina Mourns Victims, Spreads Message of Tolerance

NewsTaco June 29, 2016

*A beautiful example of diversity within the Latino community. VL By Victoria Moll-Ramírez, NBC News ORLANDO, Fla. — Vanessa Huesos is a teacher who arrived to Orlando from Puerto Rico […]

8 things to know about Latinos and Islam

NewsTaco December 9, 2015

*Six percent of practicing Muslims in the U.S. are Latino. Fifty percent of these are women. VL By Raquel Reichard, Latina Anti-Muslim sentiments are high in the U.S., with leading […]

Latina Immigrants: The New Ambassadors of Islam

January 22, 2013

By Wendy Diaz, New America Media/The Muslim Link SOMERSET, N.J. — Tucked away in a quiet rural neighborhood in Somerset, New Jersey is an old brownstone that houses the New […]

Latino Muslims Carving a New American Identity

December 12, 2012

By Erika L. Sánchez, Al Arabiya News [Photo by Viktor Nagornyy] Click on picture to read story.