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Futures Panel 1

Futures Panel 1

Muslims in Detroit are optimistic about the future. Anti-Muslim prejudice is widespread, but most local Muslims believe they are confronting stereotypes effectively, both as individuals and with the help of civil rights watchdog organizations like CAIR (the Council on American-Islamic Relations). While doing research for this project, we have seen that Muslims welcome the scrutiny [...]

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Futures Panel 2

Futures Panel 2

FUTURE TRENDS ECUMENICALISM: Muslims are creating new ties to Christian and Jewish communities. IMMIGRATION: Muslims continue to arrive from overseas; this flow is the impetus for most new mosque construction. GATHERING IN ENCLAVES: old Muslim enclaves in Dearborn are growing, and new ones are taking shape in Hamtramck and Detroit. DISPERSING INTO THE SUBURBS: Muslims [...]

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