Frank Boston/Flickr Creative Commons
American Muslim Women Explain Why They Do — Or Don't — Cover
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/465180930/465180931" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Gurdeep Shergill and his wife, Sonia, co-host a program on KBIF-AM for the 35,000 Sikh-Americans who live in Fresno. Richard Gonzales/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Richard Gonzales/NPR
Sikhs In Fresno Worried After Recent Attacks
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/463213788/464090938" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Shawn Alexander and Ashley Jimenez visit a madrassa in the Los Angeles area. The two police officers are part of the Los Angeles Police Department's counterterrorism bureau, which is focused on fostering community engagement. Martin Kaste/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Martin Kaste/NPR
Counterterrorism Cops Try To Build Bridges With Muslim Communities
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/460536774/460536775" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
After A Church Visit, One Muslim Seeks A New Kind Of Attention To His Faith
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/460437522/460464147" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

About two-dozen Muslim women attended a recent self-defense class in New York City. Courtesy of Mariana Aguilera hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of Mariana Aguilera
Some Muslim Women Are Taking Self-Defense Into Their Own Hands
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/460307169/460312345" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Donald Trump speaks to the crowd Monday at a Pearl Harbor Day rally at the USS Yorktown in Mount Pleasant, S.C. Sean Rayford/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Sean Rayford/Getty Images
Trump On His Plan To Ban Muslims: 'Not Politically Correct, But I Don't Care'
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/458875362/458887855" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

"That this is only directed at the Muslim community is something that I personally can't accept," activist Linda Sarsour said of President Obama's challenge to American Muslims. She's pictured here in 2011 at the Arab American Association of New York. Henny Ray Abrams/AP hide caption

toggle caption Henny Ray Abrams/AP
Some American Muslims Irritated By Obama's Call For Them To 'Root Out' Extremism
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/458869660/458887879" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Tariq and Ummehaany Azam dance to "Fly Me to the Moon" at their wedding reception. Courtesy of Tariq Azam hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of Tariq Azam
Dating App Helps Muslim Millennials Find Love, Parents Not Included
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/453988763/455862597" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump listens to a question during a town hall event Thursday at Rochester Recreational Arena in Rochester, N.H. Darren McCollester/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Darren McCollester/Getty Images

Noorbakhsh (left) and Ahmed are both contributors to the book Love, Inshallah: The Secret Lives of Muslim Women. Sabiha Basrai hide caption

toggle caption Sabiha Basrai
What Is A 'Good Muslim' Anyway? A Podcast Disrupts The Narrative
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/405316098/405546329" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Three women, two of them partially veiled, walk past a hijabs shop in Paris. The wearing of the veil has been a serious point of contention in France, with the government banning its use in public schools and the wearing of face-covering garments, including burqas and niqabs, in public. Miguel Medina/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Miguel Medina/AFP/Getty Images
Many French Muslims Find Lives Of Integration, Not Separation
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/390757729/390757730" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Members of the Muslim community leave the East London Mosque after prayers before the start of the holy month of Ramadan in June 2014. The mosque has an estimated 7,000 worshippers. Rob Stothard/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Rob Stothard/Getty Images
Britain's Muslims Still Feel The Need To Explain Themselves
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/390188555/390245063" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

This image provided by the Durham County Sheriff's Office shows a booking photo of Craig Stephen Hicks, 46, who was arrested on three counts of murder early Wednesday. On his Facebook page, Hicks described himself as a gun-toting atheist. Durham County Sheriff's Office/AP hide caption

toggle caption Durham County Sheriff's Office/AP
Some See Extreme 'Anti-Theism' As Motive In N.C. Killings
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/386406810/386448373" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Dean Obeidallah and Negin Farsad, co-directors of The Muslims Are Coming! Shereen Marisol Meraji/Code Switch hide caption

toggle caption Shereen Marisol Meraji/Code Switch
Muslim Comics Tour America To Fight Stereotypes With Laughs
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/223175177/222998016" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

A butcher shop in Paris, which prominently advertises that it sells halal meat. Michel Euler/AP hide caption

toggle caption Michel Euler/AP