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Farrakhan: 'The presence of God terrorizes the wicked'

by Ashahed M. Muhammad -Assistant Editor-

CHICAGO (Mosque Maryam) - Speaking from the Nation of Islam's international headquarters, the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan recently delivered Part 2 of his electrifying keynote address titled "The Intensifying Universal... »

Baltimore celebrates!

by Nisa Islam Muhammad -Staff Writer- | Mar 5, 2015 - 4:49:38 PM

BALTIMORE - Close to 10 inches of snow on Feb. 21, did little to diminish the excitement of celebrating Saviours’ Day locally for the first time since 2004. Muhammad Mosque No. 6 had a weekend of activities that brought together community members from diverse groups. »

Mother Tynnetta Muhammad - A heartfelt and fitting tribute to a perfect example

by Starla Muhammad -Assistant Editor- | Mar 3, 2015 - 9:53:32 PM

CHICAGO - Thousands of men, women and children representing diverse races, cultures, religions and ideologies gathered at Mosque Maryam to pay tribute, to honor, share reflections and express gratitude for the life and impacting legacy of Mother Tynnetta Muhammad, wife of the Most Honorable Elijah Muhammad at her Janaaza (Islamic funeral service) held Feb. 24. »

Eyewitnesses call fatal Los Angeles police shooting of homeless man unwarranted

by Charlene Muhammad -National Correspondent- | Mar 3, 2015 - 9:50:01 PM

LOS ANGELES - As the Honorable Louis Farrakhan was delivering Pt. 2 of his poignant Saviours' Day message of guidance and warning, “The Intensifying Universal Cry for Justice,” at Mosque Maryam in Chicago and addressing police killings and brutality, Los Angeles Police Department officers were involved in the fatal shooting of a homeless, mentally ill Black man that many witnesses said was unarmed. »

Viruses as weapons of mass destruction and the fight for optimum health

by Starla Muhammad -Assistant Editor- | Mar 3, 2015 - 9:48:25 PM

CHICAGO - The deliberate targeting of human beings through viruses as weapons of mass destruction by global scientists of death as a means of social engineering is tied to corporate greed and the public must be educated and warned, Dr. Leonard Horowitz a public health expert and author of the book, Emerging Viruses. »

Controversial Netanyahu speech to Congress moves forward

by Askia Muhammad -Senior Editor- | Feb 26, 2015 - 10:10:05 PM

WASHINGTON - What started several months ago as a minor, but visible war of words between Israel and the White House, has erupted into a bitter confrontation involving Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio) on one side, and Vice President Joseph Biden, several Democratic members of Congress, and President Barack Obama on the other. »

Minister Farrakhan's Saviours' Day message puts fight for justice front and center

by Final Call Staffers | Feb 26, 2015 - 10:12:48 AM

CHICAGO - Christ Universal Temple was abuzz with activity as attendees at Saviours’ Day 2015 headed for the exit doors after being fed a thought-provoking message by the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan. »

Saviours' Day Salat Al-Jumu'ah message: Be Thankful!

by James G. Muhammad -Contributing Editor- | Feb 26, 2015 - 10:11:03 AM

CHICAGO - The budding Muslim Nation of Islam in America will grow and develop to become "a light to the entire world,"” said Imam Sultan Rahman Muhammad, during the Friday, Feb. 20 khutbah (prayer service message) at Mosque Maryam to kick off Saviours' Day 2015 weekend. »

Winter’s frosty grip to tighten even more across portions U.S.

by AP | Feb 26, 2015 - 10:01:23 AM

Storms and freezing temperatures this past week in Tennessee caused 21 deaths, including 11 attributed to hypothermia. Gov. Bill Haslam elevated Tennessee Feb. 21 to a higher level state of emergency, meaning hard-hit areas may be eligible for state and federal assistance. »

Eric Garner’s family hasn’t received a dime from online fundraisers—report

by | Feb 26, 2015 - 9:56:01 AM

Tens of thousands of dollars have been raised online for the family of Eric Garner—who died via chokehold at the hands of New York police last year. The family, however, claims they don’t know where the money is from 19 crowd-funding projects. »

Judgement, Justice and the End of a World

by Ashahed M. Muhammad -Assistant Editor- | Feb 25, 2015 - 12:33:05 AM

Conflict, clashes and war are spread across the globe with a lack of justice and demands for justice at the root of conflicts from Ferguson, Mo., to Paris, France and beyond. But no current ruler or institution can give justice, it must come from God Himself and God is here to do justice and destroy the wicked, said the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan in major address from Chicago. »

Black lives, power, love, art at Black film festival

by Charlene Muhammad -National Correspondent- | Feb 18, 2015 - 9:34:54 PM

LOS ANGELES - The 23rd Annual Pan African Film and Arts Festival is continuing its mission to shatter America’s false imagery and negative depiction of Black people through films showcasing Black power, Black love, Black art, and forums. »

A president who ends war or president who makes war endless?

by Askia Muhammad -Senior Editor- | Feb 17, 2015 - 10:07:10 AM

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama, who came into office six years ago promising to do away with this country’s bloody, costly, "war on terror" may have instead ushered the U.S. into an "endless war," one without borders, or even a definition of what would constitute its ultimate victory. »

‘Hands Up! Don’t Shoot!’ activist says Ferguson struggle far from over

by Richard B. Muhammad | Feb 17, 2015 - 9:17:39 AM

Anthony Shahid has a 30-year history in the St. Louis-area and for the last six months the activist has been focused on the killing of Michael Brown, Jr., and demands for justice in a struggle that has had a global impact. »

The life and legacy of revolutionary freedom fighter: Reies López Tijerina

by Ashahed M. Muhammad -Assistant Editor- | Feb 17, 2015 - 9:16:49 AM

Those who love Reies López Tijerina call him “El Tigre Del Norte” (The Tiger of the North) and all who spoke of him described him as a man of deep conviction and a man of action who led by example out of a profound love for the oppressed and disenfranchised. A self-taught man who used the Bible and this nation’s original documents, treaties and laws to obtain justice for his people. »


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