Since 2004, up to 884 innocent civilians, including at least 176 children, have died from US drone strikes in the North Waziristan region of Pakistan. A new report from the Stanford and Read the rest of this entry ?
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Who is Tarek Mehanna ? 29 year old Muslim Egyptian-American and graduate of the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. He is a devout Muslim who is respected in the local Muslim and interfaith communities, and who gives back to his community by fulfilling the roles of brother, son, educator, mentor, scholar, professional, advocate and friend.
Tarek is described by those who know him well as humble, reserved, warm, compassionate, intelligent, charismatic, well-read, and dedicated. He has spent time delivering Friday sermons and directing youth study circles, speaking out against injustice and advocating for Muslim prisoners, teaching grade school students and helping those in need. Tarek is described as a man who is always giving.