Category: LM articles

Jesus Rogelio Villarreal: After Terror Attacks, UTSA Student Found Faith in Unlikely Place

By Abe LevySan Antonio Express-NewsSeptember 8, 2006 Jesus Rogelio Villarreal used to curse Muslims and blame Islam for inspiring the 9-11 terrorists. He hoped to kill the Taliban overseas. He’s now a convert to Islam and among the first to enter local mosques for weekly prayers and the last to leave. He marvels today at […]

Documentary and Speaker to Examine the Latino Muslim Community in America

By Tiffany DixonThe Daily Tar HeelOctober 12, 2006 A unique piece of the nation’s melting pot – Latinos who practice Islam – will be discussed at 6:15 p.m. today in the Carmichael Ballroom. Guest speaker Umar Yasin Diego Guadalupe, who is Latino and Muslim, will talk about the historical and current experiences of the Latino […]

Next Page » « Previous Page