06.05.2009 - Islamic law provides financial cushion for some Muslim Americans
From Newsobserver.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