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  1. Hate crimes keep on rising as more victims soughtRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Anorak

    ... it does happen. There is definitely evidence of tensions between some Sunni and Shia Muslims, the two traditions of Islam, and documented persecution of the separate small Ahmadiyya community, which is theologically rejected by others. Confused? ...

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  2. Proud Boys Founder: How He Went From Brooklyn Hipster to Far-Right ProvocateurRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... roles and immigration. Mr. McInnes admits that he may be Islamaphobic ("It's seen as xenophobic to be worried about Islam, but they appear to disproportionately allow intolerance to blossom in their communities," he said.) He also acknowledged being ...

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  3. The call of the gongRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Times

    Sir Syed Ahmad Khan emerged as a key leader of the Indian Muslim community in the aftermath of the War of Independence of 1857, as a thoroughly modern Muslim in a thoroughly pre-modern age. He is credited for originating the two-nation theory, founding the Aligarh Movement and being a founding father of Pakistan, but less celebrated are his achievements in providing a modern, scientific and rational interpretation of Islam and the Holy Quran, as well as his debates on culture that - in the face of stern opposition from fundamentalists and detractors - sowed the seeds of enlightenment and progress.

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  4. China: Interning Muslims brings them into 'modern' worldRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... by former detainees, who have said they were held in political indoctrination camps where they were forced to denounce Islam and profess loyalty to the party. Ethnic Uighurs and Kazakhs have told The Associated Press that ostensibly innocuous acts ...

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  5. Genocide incited on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... Military personnel posed as fans of pop stars and national heroes as they flooded Facebook with their hatred. One said Islam was a global threat to Buddhism. Another shared a false story about the rape of a Buddhist woman by a Muslim man, it added. ...

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  6. Political Advertising, Myanmar Military, Google+, More: Tuesday Afternoon Buzz, October 16, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ResearchBuzz

    ... Genocide . "They posed as fans of pop stars and national heroes as they flooded Facebook with their hatred. One said Islam was a global threat to Buddhism. Another shared a false story about the rape of a Buddhist woman by a Muslim man. The Facebook ...

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  7. Self-proclaimed nazi enrolls in race and resistance studies classRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Golden Gate Xpress

    An SF State student's hateful ideology was exposed on Tuesday, Oct. 9 when fliers were posted anonymously warning the student body that "a violent Nazi" was in their midst. The fliers read "Alert!Alert! Nazi on Campus," and depicted a photo collage of 37-year-old Brian Cofield, shirtless with a swastika tattoo, above text that read "I was born to hate Islam."

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  8. Men have made a mess of things in organised religionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... start afresh in an unfamiliar and intimidating world. Shams described this experience as like entering a black void. Islam so totally defined his existence that it took him a long time to realise he could leave. And when he finally quit, he thought ...

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  9. Debunk: No, Sweden isn't cancelling a Christmas concert because of migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Local

    ... website describes itself as a "conservative news network" but most articles have a strong anti-migrant and anti-Islam bias. The article about O Helga Natt concluded with a statement calling on readers to "start speaking up and to stop accepting the ...

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  10. High Court allows judicial review by father challenging unilateral conversion of his childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Star Online

    KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here has allowed the judicial review application by a Buddhist father who is challenging the unilateral conversion of his two children to Islam by his ex-wife. Following this, High Court judge Justice Azizah Nawawi quashed the conversion certificate of the children - now aged 5 and 10. Justice Azizah said she was bound by the M. Indira Gandhi's case that both parents must give consent when converting children to Islam.

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  11. Councilman apologizes for anti-Muslim remarks A Chatham councilman...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    ... that were condemned Monday by an Islamic organization. Peter Hoffman said that 10 years ago he made a post on the anti-Islam website BarenakedIslam that read, "Islam is a sick, backward faith practiced by low life scum ... until the 'moderate' ...

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  12. Chance the Rapper Openly Muses About Potential Run for Chicago MayorRead the original story

    Yesterday | Memeorandum

    ... Myanmar - They posed as fans of pop stars and national heroes as they flooded Facebook with their hatred. One said Islam was a global threat to Buddhism. Another shared a false story about the rape of a Buddhist woman by a Muslim man. Minnesota GOP ...

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  13. Kenyans Say Chinese Investment Brings Racism and DiscriminationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Memeorandum

    ... Myanmar - They posed as fans of pop stars and national heroes as they flooded Facebook with their hatred. One said Islam was a global threat to Buddhism. Another shared a false story about the rape of a Buddhist woman by a Muslim man. Two Emerson ...

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  14. Members of Patriot Prayer Brought Loaded Firearms to Roof Before...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Memeorandum

    ... Myanmar - They posed as fans of pop stars and national heroes as they flooded Facebook with their hatred. One said Islam was a global threat to Buddhism. Another shared a false story about the rape of a Buddhist woman by a Muslim man. Unlike sister ...

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  15. 1 year after MeToo, survivors reflect on their disclosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times Bulletin

    ... emblazoned across the chest in bright red letters, with a rose where the O should be. Hentzen, who had converted to Islam four years earlier, also wore a hijab. "I just felt really empowered to tell my story for the first time," she said. Although ...

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  16. Veteran Toronto Wolfpack forwards Cory Paterson and Richard Whiting retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape Breton Post

    ... ly told him to "Go and have a cry in your room." In 2011, Paterson made headlines Down Under when, after converting to Islam, he became just the second player in NRL history to tackle the holy month of Ramadan.

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  17. Champion Women ProfilesRead the original story

    Monday | Independent Women's Forum

    While Muslim leaders in the U.K. were vying for the strongest terms in which to denounce Boris Johnson for his typically colorful comments on the niqab--Johnson said it made women look like mailboxes - Dr. Qanta Ahmed quickly took to print and the airwaves to defend Britain's embattled former Foreign Secretary. "As a Muslim woman observing Islam, I am fully supportive of Boris Johnson's rejection of the niqab," Ahmed wrote in the London Spectator .

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  18. New Religion News Service editor-in-chief to be interviewed at Columbia UniversityRead the original story

    Monday | Religion News Service

    ... for RNS, Christianity Today, The Tennessean, USA Today and The Washington Post. He is best known for his coverage of Islam and Islamophobia, including comprehensive reporting on the Murfreesboro mosque conflict, and of evangelical Christianity, ...

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  19. Jewish lobby in far-right German party denounced for anti-Muslim viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Religion News Service

    ... a Merkel ally that has moved strongly to the right to counter the AfD's challenge to its voter base, have used fear of Islam, a few sex crimes committed by migrants and concern about the cost of caring for the newcomers to stoke mistrust of Muslims. ...

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  20. Where no one is refused lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Star

    ... a 13th-century Muslim saint. It is said that he took shelter at this place when he came to this region to propagate Islam. Since then, this place is revered as his shrine. According to a publication of the Supreme Court Mosque and Mausoleum ...

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