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  • More than 2 billion Muslims around the world celebrated Eid on May 2, marking the end of Ramadan. The gathering of family and friends is usually a dressed up festival of food, gifts and charitable donations to poor families. But for the past two years, Eid was celebrated mostly at home or in very small groups because of COVID restrictions. This year, Muslim families from New Mexico and newly arrived refugees from Afghanistan gathered at the Dar al Islam mosque in Abiquiu for the first large Eid gathering since the beginning of the pandemic.
  • SUN 5/24 7p: This week on GJ we learned important voter information from Austin Weahkee, the Political Director for NM Native Vote.This weekend marked the…
  • President Trump has signed a revised executive order, once again barring travel to the United States from six majority-Muslim countries and suspending the…
  • KUNM Call In Show 3/2 8a: Call now toll-free 1-877-899-5866. President Trump has issued executive orders that beef up immigration enforcement, and that…
  • Newly arrived refugees can feel isolated and are often unprepared for daily American life. In New Mexico, the Immigrant and Refugee Resource Village of…
  • KUNM Call In Show 12/10 8a: In the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, California, there's been an uptick in anti-Muslim rhetoric…