This Ramadan, Let Us Honor Our Common Struggle for Freedom Ramadan 2018: Greetings from King Mohammed VI, Justin Trudeau, Donald Trump, and More Moroccan monarch launches food access scheme Is Being LGBTQ Halal? King Mohammed VI Launches Foodstuffs Distribution Operation 'Ramadan 1439'

Is Being LGBTQ Halal?

For many Americans, the concept of halal, an Islamic dietary standard, is likely not something people associate with anything other than food. However, the Arabic word also means “lawful” or “permitted.”

King Mohammed VI Launches Foodstuffs Distribution Operation 'Ramadan 1439'

King Mohammed VI launched, Thursday in Sale, the nationwide foodstuffs distribution operation "Ramadan 1439," initiated by Mohammed V Foundation for Solidarity on the holy month of Ramadan.

Members of all faiths, race, backgrounds, sexual orientations and gender identities, those who are fasting and those who are not, are welcome to join the workshops and iftar. This Ramadan also allows a moment to pause and celebrate the growing support among American Muslims for the equal rights, dignity and inclusion of LGBTQ people. Number of infected persons increases to 28 – Dr. This comes at a special time when the world’s 1.8 billion Muslims celebrate the holy month of Ramadan .