Pew: Numbers Of Religiously Unaffiliated Projected To Rise In U.S., Fall Worldwide By 2050Pew projects all of the major religious groups, with the exception of Buddhists, will have higher percentages of the world’s population, which is expected to be 9.3 billion people by the middle of the century.
War On LGBT Community: ISIS Executes 5 'Gay Men' In 1 MonthThe self-proclaimed Islamic state has reportedly hurled a man believed to be gay off a Syrian high-rise as part of their continued war on the LGBT community.
Judge Rules Abercrombie Wrongly Fired San Mateo Muslim Worker For HijabA federal judge in San Francisco has ruled that trendy clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch wrongly fired a Muslim worker who insisted on wearing a head scarf.
Headwear Ban At Livermore Amusement Park Draws Religious OutrageA Bay Area family says a local amusement park red-flagged them the minute they headed for the go-kart track because of the way they were dressed.
Local Lawmakers Urge Congress To Track Hate Crimes Against Sikhs, Hindus And Arab-AmericansA bipartisan group of 109 members of Congress signed a letter on Wednesday urging that the FBI add new categories in its tracking of hate crimes.
Marin County Taliban Fighter Wins Prison Prayer LawsuitA federal judge ruled Friday that an American convicted of fighting alongside the Taliban must be allowed to pray daily in a group with other Muslim inmates at his high-security prison in Indiana.
Santa Clara County Supervisors Unanimously Approve Islamic CenterAfter much debate, a proposal to build an Islamic center in southern Santa Clara County has been unanimously approved by the Board of Supervisors on Wednesday.
Opinion: Obama Needs To Stay At The White House During Middle East ProtestsPresident Barack Obama needs to stay in Washington, D.C., suspend campaigning, and address the threats against Americans in the Middle East.
South Bay Man Arrested In Mexico Along With Members of HezbollahThe FBI confirmed Monday that a man who led a South Bay mosque has been arrested in Mexico on a parole violation and is in federal custody.
Bill To Add Job Protections For California Sikhs, MuslimsThe state Assembly has approved a bill that would add more protections for religious freedom in the workplace, specifying that discrimination laws also apply to religious clothing and hairstyles.
Bay Area Muslim Leader 'Grateful' For Killing Of OsamaA local Muslim rights advocate said Monday that she hoped al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden's death marked a turning point in the war on terror.
Bay Area Muslims Angered Over Congressman’s Planned HearingsA Republican Congressman from New York plans to hold hearings on what he calls the radicalization of the American Muslim community, and that’s raising lots of concerns among Bay Area Muslims.