31.03.2009 - Islamic laws of finance a cushion in hard times
From Sacbee.com: The recession gripping the nation has taken less of a toll on American Muslims who follow age-old Islamic laws against paying - or charging - interest. They've also been shielded by socially responsible retirement plans because Shariah- Islamic law - forbids investments in banks and mortgages as well as tobacco, alcohol, gambling, pornography or weapons.....Full Article: Source