mosques

Voices

What It Feels Like to Be a Muslim Woman After the Death of Nabra Hassanen

Islamophobia remains familiar to the many Muslim families in America.
Nida Allam
6.20.17
Happy Ramadan

This Ridesharing App Will Get You to the Mosque Every Night Through Ramadan

MSociety, a group of Muslim youth coders, is behind the idea, which just launched in Singapore.
Samar Warsi
5.26.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Donald Trump claims millions voted illegally, the feds say they won't force the removal of Standing Rock pipeline protestors, Cubans to mourn Castro at Revolution Square in Havana, and more.
VICE Staff
11.28.16
election 2016

Leaders of vandalized mosques respond to Trump’s win

Milena Mikael-Debass
11.15.16
Religion

The Muslim Women Creating and Leading Their Own Places of Worship

Despite increased Islamophobia and fear of the Islamic State, groups of Muslim women are striding towards equality by creating their own mosques and becoming imams, or leaders of prayer.
Leila Ettachfini
9.2.16
News

Visiting an Anti-Muslim Hate Group at the Peak of America's Islamophobia

ACT for America aims to promote national security and defeat terrorism—two goals which are, in the group's view, intrinsically threatened by the Islamic faith.
Harmon Leon
12.8.15
americas

Court Rules That Muslims Can Sue the NYPD for Spying on Them

A lawsuit that was filed by a coalition of Muslims who accused the NYPD of spying on them without cause was dismissed in 2014 — but that judgment has just been reversed.
Avi Asher-Schapiro
10.14.15
africa

Tunisia Arrests Beach Massacre Suspects and Closes 80 Mosques

The North African country is clamping down after 38 people were killed in Friday's shooting. But experts say that shutting down mosques may just drive radical elements underground.
VICE News
6.29.15
Europe

French Mosques Allegedly Attacked in the Aftermath of 'Charlie Hebdo' Massacre

One mosque was hit by grenades, another by gunfire, while there was also a reported explosion in a kebab shop adjoining a mosque.
Sally Hayden
1.8.15
News

Young, Gay, and Muslim in the UK

Many gay British Muslims don't feel that they have to choose between their religion and their sexuality, but not a lot of them are fully "out."
Layla Haidrani
11.12.14
Stuff

Cry-Baby of the Week

This week: Some guys in Philadelphia tried to cut off a thief's hands and a guy is suing a restaurant he tried to rob.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
7.28.14
News

Iceland Is About to Get Its First Mosque

Last year, the Reykjavík City Council granted a plot for Iceland’s first mosque, and the Muslim Association of Iceland said they’re about to break ground next week. As you'd expect, everyone is pissed.
Nadja Sayej
6.4.14
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