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  1. Pre-marital sex polluting Indian culture, says SP leader Abu Asim AzmiRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Express India

    ... for women and their safety". Azmi had said that "no decent, cultured family will allow their women to do such things. Islam provides for punishment for such conduct. "Today, America and other modern countries are beating 'Damru' (pellet drum) and ...


  2. What Do We Make of the "Indian" Converts to IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Muslimah Media Watch

    There is a lot of talk recently about "Latin" and Spanish-speaking converts to Islam, particularly women, which I have discussed in previous posts .


  3. Double Move: Rethinking Muslim Feminist StrategiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Muslimah Media Watch

    ... countries. However, Ftouni's central concern seems to be reassessing gender relations and women's status in Islam. Essentially, she deals with the double move: on the one hand, Muslim women must combat those who depict Islam as obstructing their ...


  4. The Art of "Guilt-ing" Muslim Women into (Un)CoveringRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Muslimah Media Watch

    I am not a hijabi. My choice is not religious or political, but rather cultural. Upon my conversion to Islam, it didn't take too long before I was asked when I would wear hijab, and I was taught how to "properly" wear it. I must admit that I ...


  5. Why Muslims should be able to see 'Noah'Read the original story

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... even issued an official opinion. "Any production that characterizes Allah's prophets and messengers" are banned in Islam, it said, stressing that Noah is also "Allah's messenger." Now, with all due respect, I disagree with Al-Azhar and the Muslim ...


  6. CAIR Welcomes Cancellation of Anti-Muslim Event in Tenn. SchoolRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Sys-Con Media

    ... "ACT! for America leader 'Brigitte Gabriel' claims that an American Muslim 'cannot be a loyal citizen' and that Islam is the 'real enemy.' She once told the Australian Jewish News: 'Every practicing Muslim is a radical Muslim.' She also claimed that ...


  7. Why Brandeis Revoked Its Invitation For Ayaan Hirsi Ali To Receive An Honorary DegreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | ThinkProgress

    Brandeis University this week announced that it had reversed its decision to give Ayaan Hirsi Ali an honorary degree and a speaking slot at this year's commencement ceremony after a grassroots campaign highlighting many of Hirsi Ali's most anti-Islam statements . 3 comments

  8. Muslim Politicians In India: Rape Victims Should Be Hanged, Not The RapistsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Jawa Report

    ... who has sex outside marriage should be hanged, including rape victims. Azmi said, "Rape is punishable by hanging in Islam. But here, nothing happens to women, only to men. Even the woman is guilty." [...] Azmi said that the final solution to rape is ... 11 comments

  9. Islam is as British as the Gray Sky of LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... legal system is changing face. It is now an experiment unique in the world, the hybridation of the Magna Charta and Islam. This is not Londonstan or Islamisation, the multicultural ghettos or threats, but Islam injected into the most important ...


  10. Ayaan Hirsi Ali and the Closing of the Liberal MindRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Independent Women's Forum

    ... about the role of religion in that fight. The connection between violence, particularly violence against women, and Islam is too clear to be ignored. We do no favors to students, faculty, nonbelievers and people of faith when we shut our eyes to ...


  11. When Death and Hell Ride...Rev 4-6 pt 13Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Free Republic

    ... filled now by a movement even more totalitarian,violent and extreme than the Communists ever dreamed of being; radical Islam, in both Sunni and Shia versions. Violence has been loosed upon the earth and not even a superpower can stop it, for the new ...


  12. 10th annual MSA Fast-a-thon raises money for children in SyriaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Columbia Spectator

    ... was former Denver Nuggets player Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, who changed his name from Chris Jackson when he converted to Islam. Abdul-Rauf spoke about his conversion and the intersecting roles that religion and basketball have played in his life. This ...


  13. Islam critic: Brandeis turned honor into a shamingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WTVF Nashville

    Brandeis University has transformed an accolade into "a moment of shaming" by withdrawing a plan to give an honorary degree to a Muslim women's advocate who has made comments critical of Islam, she said Wednesday.


  14. Darren Aronofsky to follow up "Noah" movie with a movie about MuhammadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 |

    ... mean, you could virtually take your Bible to the theater and follow along with the movie-his depiction of Muhammad, Islam , Allah and the Qur'an many raise a few Muslim eyebrows. It appears that Aronofsky decided to stray from historical facts and ...


  15. Spencer Platt/GettySave the - Ground Zero Mosque'The developer is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Daily Beast

    ... wrecking ball, Kamal watches freedom and tolerance give daily lie to the extremists who try to say we are at war with Islam.


  16. suburban faith leaders Illinois tax system unjustly serves the wealthyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Daily Herald

    ... -- compels people not only to give charity, but also pursue righteous and just solutions. One of the five pillars of Islam, known as Zakat, is the obligation of those with means to contribute to ease the economic hardship of others and to strive ...


  17. Brandeis University Withdraws Plans to Honor Anti-Muslim Feminist Ayaan Hirsi AliRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | WebProNews

    Brandeis University cancelled plans to award an honorary degree during May commencement ceremonies to Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a feminist and prominent critic of Islam, because she made statements that were at odds with the school's "core values," the university said in a statement Tuesday.


  18. Out of Borneo: The role of slavery in the peopling of the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Weekend Balita

    ... and the Spanish Crown. However, historical evidence suggests that it was a widespread practice that predated Islam. In addition, early European sources point to Borneo as the origin of some of the main ethno-linguistic groups that inhabit the ...


  19. No police action against Muslim convert who took son, IGP confirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Star Online

    ... of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar (pic) said this was because the man, Izwan Abdullah, 31, who converted to Islam, had obtained a custody order from the Syariah Court last year. "As there are two clashing court orders on the matter, we will wait ...


  20. How Malaysia can limit harm from lost Flight 370Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Japan Times

    ... by a U.S. leader to Kuala Lumpur in 50 years - was meant to celebrate a nation viewed as a high-tech hub of moderate Islam and a democratic contrast to China. Six months ago, Obama hailed Malaysia as "an example of a dynamic economy" and touted its ...