Middle School Cancels Muslim Speaker After FurorA Connecticut middle school teacher's plan to have a Muslim woman talk to students about her religion has been canceled because the teacher felt threatened by the resulting furor.
Anti-Islamic Law, Muslim Demonstrators Gather In WaterburyA rally against Islamic law and a group of Muslims have peacefully gathered in separate and opposing demonstrations in Connecticut.
Demonstrations In Waterbury, NationwideThe group Act for America is holding a demonstration today in Waterbury against Muslim Sharia law at 235 Grand Street at 10:00 this morning.
Muslim, Jewish Leaders In Meriden To Discuss Tolerance
Protest Of Trump Travel Ban At BradleyProtesters turned out by the hundreds at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks Sunday to demand an end to President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from seven Muslim nations.
US Attorney To Host Discussion With Muslim, Sikh Leaders
CCSU President Says Muslim Student Was Verbally HarassedCentral Connecticut State University's president is urging the campus community to reach out and let Muslims know they are safe and welcome after a student reported she was verbally harassed.
Waterbury Education Board Recognizes Muslim HolidaysThe education board for the city of Waterbury has added two of the most important days on the Muslim calendar to its list of school holidays.
West Hartford Man Charged With Hate Crime In Verbal Attack On Muslim WomanWest Hartford Police say a local man is due in court later this month after a verbal attack on a woman he believed to be Muslim.
Student Groups Critical Of NYPD Monitoring Of MuslimsYale University and student groups are condemning the monitoring of Muslim college students across the Northeast by the New York Police Department, while Rutgers University and leaders of Muslim groups are calling for investigations.
Former Muslim Student Sues University Of BridgeportA Muslim woman is suing the University of Bridgeport alleging the Connecticut university failed to investigate her claims that a fellow student sexually harassed her and instead retaliated by reporting her to the FBI based on a false claim by her harasser that she was a terrorist.
Group Plans Vigil to Protest Prayer Decision