The month of September brings not only a whirlwind of homework, tests and football weekends, but also the traditional Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival. Also known as the Moon Festival, it’s a holiday similar to the American Thanksgiving.
Doctors, lawyers, engineers, scientists, teachers, policemen, soldiers. These are just some of the roles American Muslims play in our society. Sometimes they blend in so easily you wouldn't know they were Muslim until they told you they won't be drinking with you tonight, or they have to slip away for a few minutes to pray one of our daily prayers. And sometimes you would know right away from the Hijab on her head. They serve our country, our communities and our society.