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  1. MomentumGETTING WETRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | American Reporter

    ... was only one way for the Rev. Terry Jones to achieve his personal destiny, and that was to burn the holy books of Islam that were piled atop a table inside his church office. Instead, thankfully, he balked as the enormous tensions built, accepted a ...

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  2. Nov 4 D-DATE for Borneo church's bid to use 'ALLAH'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... children's religious books under six titles. It deemed the books offensive because they contained four words used in Islam: "Allah", "Baitullah", "Solat" and "Kaabah". SIB and Dusing later on Dec 10 filed a leave application for a judicial review to ...

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  3. No Wonder M'Sia Barred Him: Only confused Muslims would say Allah...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Banned Indonesian scholar Dr Ulil Abshar Abdalla has waded into Malaysia's controversial "Allah" edict, saying Muslims who believe the word is exclusive to Islam were "confused" and noted the Arabic term predates Islam. Ulil, who was denied entry into Malaysia this month for allegedly opposing its Islamic stand, said Muslims did not have a monopoly of the word "Allah" as it was a general term to refer to God.

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  4. No Such Thing as 'Haram' for Umno Bigwigs? Will Isma report Hisham's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... want, man? Aziz Bin Kader: Isma and Perkasa will make a police report tonight against Haris Onn Hussein for insulting Islam. A Muslim cannot deal with liquor-related business. This is seriously insulting to Islam. We await the action to taken by ...

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  5. Demystifying Islam: Read a Book ExcerptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Patheos

    ... in the earth would have believed together. Wilt thou, then, force men to become believers?" This leaves no doubt that Islam forbids the use of force for spreading the faith. Accordingly, Muslims are forbidden from imposing religion upon anyone, ...

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  6. Kerry hosts belated Muslim holiday celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WBNS

    It's a week and a half late, but Secretary of State John Kerry has hosted a celebration of Islam's Eid al-Adha holiday at the State Department. Kerry appeared to be speaking without a script as he noted that the Muslim holiday commemorates the patriarch Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son at God's command.

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  7. How some Muslims dressRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | CNN

    Theresa Corbin, who converted to Islam at 21, chooses to wear the hijab, or head scarf. Other Muslim women around the world wear various garments as part of their faith.

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  8. ISIS Justifies Its Yazidi SlavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Daniel Pipes

    ... of separating a mother from her young children. Many of the mushrik women and children have willingly accepted Islam and now race to practice it with evident sincerity after their exit from the darkness of shirk [polytheism]. The author then ...

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  9. Event in South Brunswick will discuss women's rights in IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Jersey Journal

    SOUTH BRUNSWICK -- The Islamic Society of Central Jersey will hold an all-day event on Oct. 26 to discuss women's rights in Islam. From 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., panelists will discuss "challenges and triumphs" in the Muslim community as it grows in America and in Central New Jersey, and the ways that Islam can be a force for women's rights, "despite the damaging actions of some of its adherents," a news release from the group said.

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  10. Malala and the malaise in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | AEI

    ... a Bernard Schwartz Fellow at the Asia Society in Washington, D.C. His political travelogue about the rise of radical Islam in Indonesia, My Friend the Fanatic: Travels with a Radical Islamist , has been published in four countries. AEI's press ...

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  11. Higher Ground: Number of nuns in America has dropped by more than 70 percent since 1965, study findsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Washington Times

    ... Service reported. The one-day campaign, the news service reported, was started as a way to fight back against the anti-Islam advertisements that recently popped up on the sides of city buses in the District and in New York City. The forum was ...

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  12. Make My DayMY Knees are Killing MeRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2010 | American Reporter

    To judge by the blogs and local and national media, America has regressed and succumbed to an irrational fear of the Muslim religious faith. Less brightly and more recently ring the words of an ostensibly religious person, an ordained Christian minister, capturing the headlines by threatening to burn a Qu'ran, Islam's holiest religious book.

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  13. 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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  14. Islam, Islamist, and Islam phobiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Daily Star

    ... Middle East where new actors seized attention, resurrecting the world phobia of religious militancy and radicalism. Islam has been in focus for some time in the past. It has been a frequent topic of discussion in the media in the west, particularly ...

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  15. Commission visits encroached sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Daily Star

    National River Protection Commission will recommend recovery of the 5km original channel of the Buriganga river from encroachers, said Chairman Md Atharul Islam yesterday. The original channel, otherwise known as the second channel has been in the worst state with encroachment and waste dumping, he said following his first-ever visit to the Turag and Buriganga rivers.

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  16. Pakistani Christian's death verdict upheldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Peninsula

    ... the court yesterday. "We will soon distribute sweets among our Muslim brothers for today's verdict, it's a victory of Islam," Saleem said outside the courtroom as the clerics congratulated each other and chanted religious slogans. Pakistan's tough ...

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  17. Pakistani court affirms Christian woman's death sentence for blasphemyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Catholic World News

    An appeals court in Pakistan has upheld the conviction of Asia Bibi, the young Christian woman sentenced to death on blasphemy charges. After repeatedly postponing hearings in the case, the High Court ruled that Bibi had been rightly convicted of blaspheming Islam.

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  18. Combat veteran James Knapp's path leads homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Char-Koosta News

    ... within which the public and some private aspects of life are regulated for those living in a legal system based on Islam. It's not the Islam basis Knapp related to, but the fact that the elders of the Muslim people control the society - not the ...

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  19. Prairie Village church looking to increase understanding of Islamic faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Prairie Village Post

    ... increasingly necessary in our country," Zellweger said. "I started to feel like the conversations you would hear about Islam were closely mirroring the kinds that were taking place after 9/11. It felt like Islamophobia was on the rise again - and ...

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  20. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Lucianne.com

    ... in an interview he gave FranceA s Canal+ TV Channel, said that the American people need to be better educated about Islam, since US could and should be regarded as a Muslim country. He said that the number of Muslims residing in the US makes it "one ...

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