Can Gen Z Figure Out How to End Islamophobia?

Muslims and Christians gathered last week at Fresno Pacific University to talk about Islamophobia, its causes, and what Generation Z — the generation of Americans now of college age, who are said to be the nation's most ethnically, racially and religiously div...
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Fresno State Art Exhibit Rings in Persian New Year

The Persian New Year, or Nowruz, celebrates the vernal equinox, which is Wednesday or Thursday, depending upon which part of the world you live in. It is celebrated as a secular holiday in Iran, the Caucasus, the Balkans, and the Black Sea Basin. But, for Z...

Fresno Muslims Celebrate End of Ramadan Fast

After a month of fasting for the holy month of Ramadan, Valley Muslims celebrated Eid. “This day is the conclusion of 29 days of fasting,” says Imam Seyed Ghazvini, who led services Sunday morning (June 25) ...