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  1. Muslim community centre's permit threatened by association with extremist ImamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    ... between Toronto and New York two years ago. Chaoui uses social media to share his fundamentalist interpretation of Islam. He has posted to Youtube and Facebook his views sympathetic to Sharia law, and he advocates that women should have designated ...

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  2. Montreal imam's extremist views delay opening of Muslim centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    ... between Toronto and New York two years ago. Chaoui uses social media to share his fundamentalist interpretation of Islam. He has posted to YouTube and Facebook his views sympathetic to sharia law, and he advocates that women should have designated ...

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  3. Christian Hatriots harangue Muslim kids singing the Star Spangled Banner at Texas Muslim Capitol DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Kos

    ... a Muslim speaker and shouted, "I proclaim the name of the Lord Jesus Christ over the capitol of Texas. I stand against Islam and the false prophet." "Because I am a Christian, and therefore correct, I am better than you and I can run roughshod over ...

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  4. Protesters heckle annual Muslim rally at Texas CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... on the Capitol steps, protester Christine Weick , who had been posing as a participant, grabbed the microphone. "Islam will never dominate in the United States," the 50-year-old from Michigan said, "and by the grace of God it will not dominate ...

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  5. a Hijab Daya Draws Unfair Criticism, School SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... Hijab Day was part of my Senior Project, meant to bring awareness to my campus about the misconceptions surrounding Islam, particularly those surrounding the headscarf. I invited a speaker to talk to faculty about addressing Islamophobia in the ...

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  6. Things You Didn't Know: 15 Percent of the Total U.S. Prison...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Pundit

    ... are staggering, and woefully out of date. One out of three African-American inmates in U.S. prisons convert to Islam while incarcerated. This statistic is no longer limited to African-Americans in prison. The Huffington Post reported an estimated ...

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  7. Vail Daily column: Freedom of religion or special treatment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vail Daily News

    ... shot. Initially she refused to remove it claiming it was contrary to her religious observance. Her interpretation of Islam requires that her hair be covered in the presence of men that are not close relatives. The officers of the Dearborn Heights ...

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  8. Texas rally by Muslims seeking tolerance disrupted by protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jerusalem Post

    ... from the speaker and said: "I proclaim the name of the Lord Jesus Christ over the capitol of Texas. I stand against Islam." A group of people who described themselves as Christian activists also heckled the group of about 600 who showed up for the ...

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  9. Islam at a crossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Nation

    ... the phoenix rises and the cycle continues. However, at present, we have reached a very interesting point in time. Islam, being the final Abrahamic religion, has crossed the initial stages of gaining followers and becoming strong. It is now at the ... 2 comments

  10. 'Timbuktu': Stories From A City Held, Then FreedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | National Public Radio

    ... the movie, and the speakers are of mixed Arab, Berber and sub-Saharan ethnicities. Everybody is Muslim, but their Islam is not the rigid, punitive variety brought by the invaders. The imported fanaticism doesn't fit the locals' easygoing pastoral ...

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  11. Islamic State hostages' deadline passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... reaction and much admiration from all the Jordanian and Palestinian tribes that share the creed and passion for Islam." Goto's wife, Rinko, broke her public silence overnight, urging the Jordanian and Japanese governments to do everything possible ...

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  12. When a non-sectarian college calls the faithful to prayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Religion News Service

    A couple of weeks ago, Christy Lohr Sapp,the associate dean for religious life at Duke University, took to the pages of the Raleigh News and Observer to let North Carolinians know that amidst all the negative media attention focused on Muslims by Paris and Pakistan, ISIS and Boko Haram, the "peaceful and prayerful" face of Islam would be "given more of a voice" when the university's Muslim community began chanting the Call to Prayer from the Duke Chapel bell tower on Fridays. Wham! Franklin Graham, scion of the best-known Tar Heel on the planet, took to his Facebook page to call on Duke donors and alumni to stop their giving until the policy was reversed.

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  13. On Native GroundFROM the Pentagon Papers to Wikileaks: the Legacy of WhistleblowersRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... objective facts that populate columns of newsprint. Did Christ rise from the dead? Is the God we know and the Allah of Islam the same God, and does he view both faiths as equals? Is the Buddhism that says there is no God, just the ability of some ...

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  14. Religion News: Thousands of Chechens attend Charlie Hebdo protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Kadyrov said. The magazine published another issue a week later with an image of Muhammad on the cover. In Islam, images of the prophet are considered sacrilegious, so the new cover, despite its peaceful message, was seen by some people as another ...

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  15. We must protect the warrior class of American SniperRead the original story

    Thursday | Washington Times

    ... Training manuals and tactics used by al-Qaeda are barbaric. They advocate killing women and children in the name of Islam. Cartoons mocking Mohammad meet with sizzling hot steel. They have no empathy for you and me, nor our troops. The choice we ...

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  16. Making A Superhero From Scratch: A Writer's Origin StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... college. There, she studied Arabic and started to divine her own feelings on faith. She was considering converting to Islam when the planes hit the World Trade Center towers. She banished thoughts of conversion, worried it would be deemed ...

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  17. The Obamas can't seem to get this foreign visit thing right: ViewpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MassLive.com

    ... by Americans who decry Saudi Araba's oppressive customs regarding women, not all of which can be entirely explained by Islam. Besides, they say, Saudi law does not require foreigners to wear the scarf. Laura Bush didn't wear one in 2006. The larger ...

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  18. Did Michelle Obama really offend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... head scarf during a visit to Indonesia in 2010 and asked why she did not do the same in Saudi Arabia, which is home to Islam's holiest sites, Mecca and Medina. Another tweeted: "God almighty says: To you your religion and to me mine. She's not ...

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  19. Stop Self-CensoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hyperallergic

    ... despite the huge difference in form and purpose. What's more, images of Mohammed, although rare, are not unheard of in Islam. As Hrag Vartanian explained in a post about 2010's Everybody Draw Mohammed Day on our site: Depictions of Mohammed have ...

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  20. The Son of Billy Graham Is a Mean-Spirited Islamophobic and Hate OpportunistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Kos

    ... chapel. Graham took to Facebook to exclaim: "As Christianity is being excluded from the public square and followers of Islam are raping, butchering and beheading Christians, Jews, and anyone who doesn't submit to their Sharia Islamic law, Duke is ... 16 comments