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  1. Woman's love triangle turns into international court battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KOMO News

    ... of them. Attorneys representing Hayat Sindi declined to comment for our story. Ah yes, please tell me how tolerant Islam is again. Saudi Arabia is about as mellow as Islamic states get, aside from Turkey. And yet look at how they treat women and ...


  2. The Last Word: Religion and ConflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council

    ... discuss matters such as Kashrut, Sabbath observance, Jewish understanding of religious texts, how Judaism relates to Islam, Chistianity and Sikhism respectively, and the significance of my kippah. The 5th World Peace Forum was an example of just how ...


  3. Europe Needs an anti-ISIS PlaybookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wall Street Journal

    For decades, European governments have made multiculturalism an integral part of their social agendas, particularly with respect to immigrant Muslim communities. The core values were supposed to be pluralism and individual freedom, but in practice multiculturalism has only stoked radical Islam's unyielding nature and enabled it to subvert European society.


  4. Angels Offer Comfort and Peace for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 |

    What better time to talk about Angels than this season of holidays each imbued with traditions: religious, cultural and spiritual: Christmas, Chanukah, Kwansaa and for the Buddhists, Bodhi Day, Ashura for Islam. A common thread is the pervasive belief that Angels or Devas are Light filled Beings who inhabit dimensions above what is commonly known as the Third Dimension.


  5. Will the truth die? Fatwa launched against journalist Kamel DaoudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 |

    ... imam accused Daoud of being an "apostate." The journalist was accused of insulting "Allah and the holy Koran and fight Islam. Islamists see death as a most appropriate punishment. The Front of the Sahwa "considers that if the Islamic Sharia was ...


  6. Gloom in Tripoli ahead of festive seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Daily Star

    ... this social initiative, which is being supported by a large group of citizens." "Enough is enough with this idea that Islam is an extremism religion. The basics of this faith are forgiveness and respect for others. From my childhood growing up in ...


  7. Mosque and state embrace in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mail & Guardian

    A student reads from the Qur'an at a mosque in Cairo. Despite fears of a rise in atheism in the country, the Egyptian state and Islam are just as interdependent as ever.


  8. Irana s Jews see signs of acceptanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... people are Shiite Muslims and its ruling establishment is led by hard-line clerics who preach a strict version of Islam. Many Jews fled the country after the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Jews linked to Israel afterward were targeted. Today, estimates ...


  9. Travel agent ripped off Muslim pilgrims, feds sayRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A Chicago travel agent ripped off at least 50 Muslim pilgrims out of around $525,000 by selling package trips to Mecca that couldn't supply the mandatory visas, federal prosecutors say. Islam requires that all Muslims who are physically and financially able take the Hajj - a pilgrimage to Mecca - at least once in their lives.


  10. Claims that Aleppo's Synagogues have been destroyed are falseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | OpEdNews

    ... but without offering specific data, the author implied a frenzy of antisemitism. "Not only are the antiquities of Islam being destroyed, but a site of great interest to Jews sits in the eye of a hurricane swept in by the Arab Spring. For hundreds of ...


  11. Union Of FaithsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2013 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... Leighton said he is bringing Muslims into the dialogue because he has increasingly come to the realization that "Islam is a much more complex and varied tradition than most of us understand or appreciate, and Christians and Jews have important ...


  12. Saudi Arabia arrests six men for anti-Islam Geert Wilders cakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Anorak

    Saudi Arabia's ridiculous sounding The Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice in Saudi Arabia has arrested six Arab men for selling cakes deemed offensive to Islam. The commission raided the shop after they received a tip from a client complaining about the cakes that featured a plane and anti Islam messages The messages were inspired by Geert Wilders' idea for a new Saudi flag.


  13. Dutch politician Geert Wilders faces new racial hatred charges over victory speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Independent

    A xenophobic victory speech in The Hague will send the populist Dutch politician, Geert Wilders, back to the dock for a second time, with authorities in The Netherlands announcing today that they will prosecute him for alleged discrimination and inciting racial hatred. Mr Wilders is known for his bottle-blond hairstyle and his headline-grabbing rhetoric criticising immigration and Islam, and in 2010-2011 he stood trial on the same racial hatred charges after calling for a ban on the Koran and comparing the Muslim text to Mein Kampf .


  14. Don't Threaten Me! Guan Eng unfazed by Pak Lah-patronised Pekida despite alleged gangster linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... Penang, or any other enactments, as they are not binding on non-Muslims. "Even the Administration of the Religion of Islam(State of Penang) Enactment 2004 bears me out where Section 49(1) of the Enactment states that a fatwa shall be binding on ...


  15. Reza Aslan explains why conservatives think Obama is a MuslimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Raw Story

    Conservatives who claim that Barack Obama is really a Muslim don't actually think the president is a follower of Islam, according to religious scholar Reza Aslan. They are just using the label to "otherize" him.


  16. '71 campaign that never really workedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Daily Star

    ... boost their morale and raise funds for them. Terming the Pakistan troops mujahid or those who struggle for the sake of Islam, people were asked through newspaper adverts to stand by them and donate for the military occupation. Different banks and ...


  17. A Nation Within A NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Final Call

    From a few comes a great nation. The Lord God of Islam taught me that in 1555 a devil by the name of John Hawkins, or Hopkins, of England brought the first of our parents here for slave purposes.


  18. The Muslim father behind the Pakistani Nobel Prize winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 |

    ... the honor of families. However, men like Ziauddin and my father were ever cognizant of the fact that their religion, Islam , is progressive and that daughters are as invaluable as boys. Muslim men who comprehend Islam's ideals are well attuned to ... 1 comment

  19. Istanbul's landmark Hagia Sophia at sunset, with theRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Newsday

    ... scene. Architecturally, with its six minarets, the Blue Mosque rivaled the great mosque in Mecca -- the holiest in all Islam. Countless beautiful tiles fill the interior of this 17th century mosque with exquisite floral and geometric motifs. As with ...


  20. Kennesaw Reverses Course and Approves MosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | JD Supra

    ... was discriminatory and violated RLUIPA. The City was also ridiculed by some who thought the denial was based on anti-Islam protests instead of sound zoning principles. The City at first responded to the criticism by explaining that it was concerned ...