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  1. An Act of Unity in the Public RealmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | CNN

    The revival of Islam came about in the Arabian Peninsula but today in every corner of the world, we find a Muslim practicing Islam, reading the Quran and living a lifestyle of peace. Those that were not raised as a Muslim sometimes think that they have to somehow make a choice as to whether or not they will continue to acknowledge their cultural heritage when they become a Muslim.

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  2. My life as an Islamic State hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in Syria and he told us, 'I was the only non-Muslim among these people but they were all my friends.'" Converted to Islam ... Peter Kassig, now known as Abdul-Rahman Kassig, stands in front of a truck filled with supplies for Syrian refugees. ...

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  3. War in the name of GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... in the name of God. They share the German battle cry of World War I: Gott mitt us, or, in Arabic, "Allah is with us." Islam, as a world religion, is not doomed to harbor such militancy forever. But some of its denominations need to go through some ...

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  4. Make My DayMcSTUPID Lawsuits by McDONALD'S McLAWYERSRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... seriousness, about what David Kurtz on TalkingPointsMemo says is "the perfect convergence of anti-immigration and anti-Islam fear mongering: terrorists will come to the U.S. to have babies on U.S. soil so that they become U.S. citizens and can slip ...

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  5. Trinidadian Muslim group leader's son vents on FacebookRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | The Gleaner

    ... of the University of the West Indies, and to be a guest at the commemoration of the Million Man March with Nation of Islam leader, Louis Farrakhan, to be held on Sunday at the National Arena. He also said his father has travelled to more than 60 ...

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  6. Has Saudi Arabia Really Become Moderate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Commentary Magazine

    ... Saudi Arabia has done in the region with its promotion and support of the most extreme and violent interpretations of Islam. To be blunt, Saudi Arabia has been just as corrosive to regional stability over the last decades as has the Islamic Republic ...

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  7. Kerry: Extremism Not Linked to Islam; Linked to Deprivation, Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Illinoisreview

    Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday night rejected any link between Islam and extremism practiced by the likes of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria , pointing instead to factors such as poverty among youthful Mideast populations, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict - and climate change. Addressing a reception at the State Department in honor of the recent Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha, Kerry told an audience of Muslim community representatives, diplomats and others that the world was facing "a very complex time, and there are many currents that are loose out there that have brought us to this moment."

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  8. Why Michael Rapaport is telling the story of the championship KnicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | New York Post

    ... Called Quest. He was originally going to do a 30 for 30 entry on former NBA guard Chris Jackson, who converted to Islam and changed his name to Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf. But that project fell through, and "Entourage" creator Doug Ellin helped put the two ...

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  9. Hamilton Book Awards, La Dolce Vita, 175 Reasons We Love Austin and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Austin American Statesman

    ... tracking on the Barnett Shale. The Grand Prize went to Denise Speilberg from history for " Thomas Jefferson 's Qur'an: Islam and the Founders." Runners up: Huaiyin Lin on Chinese history, Allison Lowery on historical wig styling and Mark Metzler on ...

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  10. Report due * Hillsonga s pass * Mahera s generalizations: Fridaya s RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Religion News Service

    ... and millions of worship music album sales. Pundits can't quit writing about comedian Bill Maher and his view that Islam is more violent than other faiths. In an interview with The Daily Beast, Maher defended the idea he was making generalizations , ...

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  11. All Eyes on 'Double-Standards' Gani: Ag should know what laws to to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... committee chairman Datuk Abdul Malik Abul Kassim, who was also present, said Ibrahim's statement is an insult to Islam as the religion does not condone this. "Islam is a big religion and is not as narrow as that. Furthermore, the Quran forbids ...

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  12. Oklahoma Muslim says she was asked to sign petition telling Muslims to 'go home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Raw Story

    ... people who have been stimulated by hate or fear." Del City is about two miles from Moore, where a recent convert to Islam killed and decapitated a former coworker and wounded another at a food processing plant. A federal judge last year struck down ...

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  13. Kerry Compares - RadicalExploitation of Religion' inCaliphate to Thirty Years' WarRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Lucianne.com

    ... us. Tragically, it's more prominent because media is more available today, the messaging is Comments: So Kerry thinks Islam is like the Protestants who destroyed or confiscated and looted Catholic Churches and monasteries and destroyed church ...

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  14. Pakistan court upholds death sentence for Christian woman accused of blasphemyRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Jurist

    ... a man to death for blasphemy [JURIST report], after he was arrested in 2008 for writing blasphemous statements against Islam on walls. In June, three independent UN human rights experts on Monday urged Pakistan to adopt urgent legislation [JURIST ...

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  15. Court Dismissed Appeal of Asia Bibi against Death ConvictionRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... son of Ali Ahmed.It was stated in FIR that Asia Bibi delivered the derogatory remarks towards Muhammad(Prophet of Islam) by stating that he ............She further stated that The prophet of Muslim got married with Khadeja ....... and also stated ...

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  16. Nigeria's mercantile ChristianityRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Vanguard

    ... believed in big cathedrals, wealth, financial power, while ignoring political power and discipleship, thus gradually Islam grew and took over all the regions. The same mistake was made in the North of Africa. The Church in Nigeria is making the same ...

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  17. Life as an Islamic State hostage: Journalist Nicolas Henin describes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | ITV

    ... to stay fit by "running on the spot" as the space in the cell was limited. Henin said the 26-year-old's conversion to Islam was sincere, and reported seeing him practicing the religion "as much as he could" by praying and fasting for Ramadan. "I am ...

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  18. Malaysia calls for Southeast Asian cooperation on ISIS threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Trend

    ... and other cooperation on ISIS threat. Authorities in Malaysia, which has traditionally practiced a moderate brand of Islam, said they arrested 14 people this week, including a government engineer, for suspected links to the extremist group. Those ...

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  19. Trojan Horse: There was no extremism in Birmingham schools, says teaching union chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | IcTamworth

    ... and policies are being practised and upheld. "If government legislation allows schools to choose to teach only Islam and they say it's a free choice, then you can't say it is an example of radicalisation." "Governors who use their own business ...

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  20. .com | Pakistan upholds blasphemy death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | News24

    A Pakistani court has upheld the death sentence of a Christian woman whose 2010 conviction for blasphemy led to the assassination of two politicians who supported her, a defence lawyer said on Friday. Asia Bibi, a 50-year-old mother of five, had appealed before the Lahore High Court against the ruling, in which she was found guilty of insulting Islam's Prophet Muhammad, but the court rejected her appeal Thursday, her lawyer said.

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