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  1. Former Al-Taqwa Islamic school student Lamisse Hamouda blows whistle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... an entire system that continually relegates the needs of women as secondary. This system is not Islamic and it is not Islam. What we see here is the lived reality of patriarchal systems of oppressions in practice, systems influenced by culture and ...

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  2. Duke University Sides With IslamistsAgainst Feminist SpeakerRead the original story

    Thursday | Lucianne.com

    Duke University's mission statement says it is dedicated to "promot[ing] an intellectual environment built on a commitment to free and open inquiry." Yet when Asra Nomani, a journalist and author of two books, came to speak on "The Paradox of Women in Islam," the university almost rescinded her invitation.

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  3. Just who will rule the World: End-Time scenerio fast approachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    ... annoying, preaching, "judging", Christ-is-the-only-way ministers, writers, speakers, preachers will all be gone . Islam will undoubtedly and unflinchingly decide that Allah (Satan) has won. Satan will have entered into a leader among men who will ...

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  4. Obama's grandma in Saudi Arabia to perform UmrahRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Nation

    Sara Omar, paternal grandmother of US President Barack Obama, is currently in Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah with her son Saeed Obama, uncle of President Obama and her grandson Mousa Obama. Sara Obama after performing Umrah, has attended an exhibition about the life of the Prophet Muhammad in Makkah and said it reflects the moderate teachings of Islam that calls for tolerance and rejects violence, ArabianBusiness, reported.

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  5. Lessons on power and oppression from Moses 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Star Tribune

    ... to Islamic teachings, Moses, upon him peace, is a revered prophet and messenger. As I explained in previous blogs, Islam is not a whole new religion that started with Prophet Muhammad, upon him peace and blessings, but the culmination and ...

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  6. Sometimes Israel really does feel like the center of the earthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Jewish Journal

    ... in some ways of the human story, which also places enormous importance on the land of Israel (see: Christianity and Islam). Centeredness is an idea that may have replaced the idea of chosenness in the modern Jewish psyche. One notion of the Jews ...

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  7. No, A 'Sharia Compliant' Sex Shop Is Not Going To Open In MeccaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | ThinkProgress

    ... pleasure - even for women. While cultural practices like female genital mutilation have been wrongfully attributed to Islam, sexual practices and sexual pleasure both have a very real and oft-discussed place in Islam. "The taboo has been created by ...

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  8. Father & Son Charged in Activist's MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... Detectives said Irsan, a conservative Muslim, was angry that Bagherzadeh turned his daughter, Nesreen, from Islam to Christianity. When he could not find his daughter, investigators say he harassed Bagherzadeh, but the woman would not tell him of ...

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  9. Imam to Speak at Northstar School in Union CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Patch.com

    Imam Khalid Latif will discuss using Islam to re-balance goals at the Northstar Spring Dinner on Sunday, April 26th.

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  10. Turkey's Armenians Rediscover Their IdentityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | EurasiaNet

    A family of Muslim Armenians gather in their home in the Turkish village of Norshen, where 2,150 Armenians used to live in 1914. The family's oldest members converted to Islam after the 1915 massacre by the Ottoman Empire.

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  11. Is verification regime enforceable on Iran's nuclear program?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Hill

    ... than on experience. The regime's founder, Ayatollah Khomeini insisted that nothing, even the most sacred edicts of Islam, could rise above the interests of the state, even the mandatory prayer and fasting. If the words of the Supreme Leader, are any ...

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  12. Petition Tried To Censor Banned Books Week Poster For Being 'Islamophobic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Daily Caller

    ... on the cover. "This poster uses undeniably Islamophobic imagery of a woman in a niqab, appears to equate Islam with censorship, and muslim women as victims," McKinstry writes in the petition. The poster should be "removed immediately from the ALA ...

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  13. Confessed serial murderer set to hang in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The China Post

    ... uld quit murdering girls after the tally hit 101 women and then he would live as an ascetic in a Sufi shrine," Shaidul Islam, another prosecutor, said.

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  14. Local Muslims: Reports on ISIS Contribute to Misunderstandings about IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WUWM

    Muslim students in Milwaukee tell Ann-Elise Henzl how they're affected by news reports on the extremist group, ISIS Ann-Elise Henzl reports on how three local Muslim leaders respond, when the so-called Islamic State is in the news Stories about ISIS remain in the news, including because a number of teens and adults in the U.S. have been arrested recently, for trying to join the extremist group. Students at Salam School in Milwaukee : Sana Hamdan, Wasef Mahmoud, Ufaira Shaik, Yasmeen Atta, Nisren Atta, Mohammad Ismail, Moneeb Diab Here are the comments of five 16-year-olds who attend the Islamic Society of Milwaukee's Salam School, on the city's south side. 2 comments

  15. Obama is called out by Liberal Columnist over Christian deaths.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Right Wing News

    Conservatives have been really taking President Obama to task lately on many issues, but most importantly that of ISIS and the spread of Radical Islam throughout the Middle East. We can always expect it from Conservatives, but when a Liberal Columnist turns on Obama, it becomes extra sweet .

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  16. Former HISD teacher's lawsuit against Quanell X dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Chron

    ... that it wasn't his press release that caused me to lose my job - it was because he didn't like what I said about Islam. I have done my best to put on a brave face and make 'lemonade from lemons.' Only a few people closest to me know the pain and the ...

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  17. Report: Sharia leads to abuse of women in BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | RedState

    ... been a growing impulse among muslims living in America to establish sharia courts. This is not surprising. Wherever Islam exists as a minority religion, its followers eschew cultural assimilation and seek to keep 8th century practices originating in ...

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  18. .com | Confessed serial killer sentenced to hang in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | News24

    ... uld quit murdering girls after the tally hit 101 women and then he would live as an ascetic in a Sufi shrine," Shaidul Islam, another prosecutor, said.

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  19. American Al Qaeda Spox KilledAdam Gadahn, born in California.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Daily Beast

    Described once as a "chubby former metalhead," the California-born jihadi converted to Islam as a teenager-and was later turned in to the feds by the same man who witnessed his conversion. Gadahn was raised Christian by parents who adopted the last name as an homage to the biblical Gideon , and his grandfather served on the board of directors for the Anti-Defamation League. 1 comment

  20. SoCal Man Among Al-Qaida Operatives Killed In US StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | CBS Local

    ... by Al-Qaeda's media wing As-Sahab and posted on the Internet in August 2007 shows Adam Gadahn, a US convert to Islam who has been indicted for treason in the United States, making a statement at an undisclosed time and place. (Photo credit should ... 4 comments