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2 hrs ago | Washington Times

EDITORIAL: Intolerance enthroned

America is a tolerant and expansive nation, having taught the world that a variety of beliefs and lifestyles can thrive across a diverse and prosperous fruited plain.


Related Topix: Brandeis University, Religion, California, Opinion

6 hrs ago | Daily Times

Governor calls for accountability for success of democracy

LAHORE: Accountability is necessary for success of democracy in Pakistan, said Governor Chaudhry Muhamamd Sarwar while addressing a sitting on "Pakistan and western democracy" at Tech Society Club on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Pakistan, World News, Religion

7 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

Florida Islamophobes Censor Books By Dean Obeidallah

A state senator who says Muslims threaten America and gays deserve to die of AIDS wants to give more control to local school boards after a hate group asked students to tear out one book's chapter on Islam.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Religion, Education Etc., Volusia County, FL

7 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Terra incognita: Islamophobia/Islamophilia: An intellectual inquisition

Hirsi Ali joins a long list of those impugned for "insulting the faith," including Voltaire, Socrates and Spinoza.

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Related Topix: Brandeis University, Religion, Opinion

10 hrs ago | Free Republic

Media asked to be even more respectful of Islamist sensitivities

Being respectful toward the sensitivities of Islamists should be easy for the "legitimate" media.


Related Topix: Religion

13 hrs ago | Final Call

My Minister and, my alma mater, Morgan State University

There are few things as dear to me as my Nation, my family and Morgan State University, where I went to school and graduated.


Related Topix: Morgan State University, Religion, African-American, Student Society, Kappa Alpha Psi, Fraternities

15 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

Iranian Cleric Says Unhealthy Satellite Jamming Un-Islamic

Despite Iran's efforts to jam satellite channels and the crackdown on satellite dishes, many Iranians -- according to some estimates more than half -- watch foreign satellite TV channels.


Related Topix: Iran, World News, Middle East, Religion, Leukemia, Health,

16 hrs ago | MindaNews

CRUCIBLE: Travel and Retreat

The University of the Philippines will have a long vacation with the shift of academic calendar in consonance with UP's educational thrust on internationalization.


Related Topix: Religion, World News, South Africa, Africa

20 hrs ago |

FG Moves To End Herdsmen, Farmers' Clash

The federal government has disclosed that steps are being taken to address the constant crises between farmers and Fulani herdsmen in the country.


Related Topix: Religion, Nigeria, World News, Africa

Mon Apr 14, 2014

On An Overgrown Path

Also sprach Sheikh Ahmad Al-Tuni

Dependent arising means that while travelling I have been spending much time with Egyptian Sufi music, particularly with the CD seen above from the master of the munshidin - sacred song - Sheikh Ahmad Al-TA ni .


Related Topix: Religion

The Nation

UK journalist Kristiane delivers lecture at UMT

LAHORE : The University of Management and Technology , Lahore, invited renowned UK based TV presenter, journalist and author Kristiane Backer to deliver a lecture on "Current Scenario and Future Challenges-Way Forward".


Related Topix: Religion

Wall Street Journal

France, Islam and the 'Spreading Hatred'

There's an area of French society bleak beyond any let's-pretend action-plan or incantatory chorus about brotherhood.


Related Topix: Religion

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Ira Stoll: A Conservative Defense of Brandeis University

John Podhoretz, in Commentary , called the decision by Brandeis's president, Fred Lawrence, "nothing less than the act of a gutless, spineless, simpering coward," and a "monstrous capitulation to the screaming voices of unreason."


Related Topix: Brandeis University, Waltham, MA


Iranian Militia

I would suggest to all parties involved in Iranian nuclear negotiations to take a look at this picture, two basiji militia holding a sign which translates to " not only we are going to make you all convert to Islam but also we will replacing Whitehorse with mosque".


Related Topix: Religion

Brandeis University won't tolerate Hirsi Ali's free speech

Shut up, he explained. Brandeis University won't tolerate Hirsi Ali's free speech Ayaan Hirsi Ali last week had rescinded an invitation from Brandeis University to receive an honorary degree and deliver the commencement address.


Related Topix: Brandeis University, Immigration Reform, Religion, Harvard University

This is Local London

Muslim organisation to appeal council decision.

An appeal hearing is expected to be attended by dozens of residents tomorrow who are fighting plans to convert a historic pub into a mosque.


Related Topix: Religion, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom

Jewish World Review

Jeff Jacoby:

"Honor Diaries" might not be coming to a theater near you, at least not if CAIR gets its way.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Life, International Women's Day, Holidays, Wedding, Religion

Sun Apr 13, 2014

New York Daily News

Naming street for slain cop could 'open old wounds'

A plan to honor a Harlem cop killed by Nation of Islam radicals is drowning under a flood of racial tensions created more than four decades ago, but no one wants to throw it a lifeline - not even the NYPD's new top cop.

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Related Topix: Religion

WDUN-AM Gainesville

QA: Islam and Middle East elections

Egyptians wave their national flag in Tahrir Square in Cairo during 2011 demonstrations calling for Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to step down.


Related Topix: Religion, World News, Africa, Egypt, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, Hosni Mubarak, Georgia, Muslim Brotherhood

Kansas City InfoZine

Mysteries of Saudi Arabia Revealed in Traveling Exhibition at The Nelson-Atkins

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Recent excavations in Saudi Arabia have uncovered amazing artworks and sites that have redefined our knowledge and understanding of the pre-modern world.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Travel, Saudi Arabia Travel, Kansas City, MO, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Religion