“Being Young and Muslim in America” was moderated by the VOA Afghanistan Service’s digital managing editor in the wake of the carnage in Orlando that has left lingering questions about how young Muslims are assimilating into the American mainstream.

VOA and the Newseum Institute host joint forum: ISIS and the digital war

five panelist on a dias, discussing ISIS

The Islamic State group has mastered the use of social media to promote its cause like no other extremist organization, experts said Wednesday in Washington. The panel discussed the Islamic State group’s adept use of social media and propaganda to recruit members worldwide in a televised special: ISIS and the Digital War – hosted by the Voice of America and the Newseum Institute on Wednesday, October 21st.

VOA hosts Malala at the Newseum

Four people sit on a stage.

Malala, the well-known activist for the empowerment of women and the youngest Nobel Prize winner, was in Washington Sunday to take part in an event hosted by the Voice of America’s Deewa Radio and Television Service in cooperation with the Newseum.