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  1. The Left Sees Only White EvilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... the summit was convened the month following the Islamist massacre of the Charlie Hebdo staff in Paris, the words "Islam," "Muslim" and "Islamist" did not once appear in the White House's 1,668-word fact sheet on the summit. The Obama administration ...

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  2. 5 Times Black And Brown People Have Been Asked To Answer For Random Acts Of ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | ThinkProgress

    ... left four U.S. Marines and one Navy sailor dead. Alleged perpetrator Muhammed Youssef Abdulazeez had blogged about Islam and downloaded radical teachings. Family members said he suffered from depression and drug abuse . NYPD shooting . Ismaaiyl ...

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  3. Free Library gets into papal game, opens religious exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Business Journal

    The Free Library of Philadelphia opened its religious exhibit Monday, about a month ahead of Pope Francis' visit to the city. Running through Jan. 30, 2016, the Free Library's Sacred Stories: The World's Religious Traditions will showcase a number of sacred works, including scripture from Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Buddhism and Hinduism; the first bible printed in North America; and the Alcoran of Mahomet, first translation of the Koran into English. 1 comment

  4. What Non-Believing Muslims Say About Faith In The World's Largest Muslim CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Huffington Post

    ... their faith is its tight focus on a handful of stories that conform to one of the dominant Western narratives about Islam--that its adherents are either the mindless purveyors or the helpless victims of a form of violence coded into the DNA of their ...

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  5. Oldest Koran - Destabilises' Islamic History, Scientists Say It Pre-dates MohammedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Breitbart.com

    ... of Christ. Historian Tom Holland told the Sunday Times that evidence was now mounting that traditional accounts of Islam's origins are wrong. "It destabilises, to put it mildly, the idea that we can know anything with certainty about how the Koran ... 21 comments

  6. 'A Sinner in Mecca' documents gay Muslim pilgrimageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Vanguard

    The confession of a Pakistani murderer. Overzealous religious police. An Arab angered his pregnant wife was molested in the holiest site known to Islam.

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  7. Middle East, 5:47 PMMuslims to Refugees: Convert, or Become SlavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... while the Christians were not. Chowdhry said the Christians were told to renounce their religion and convert to Islam if they wanted to receive aid, but that they rejected this choice. The Muslims then offered them another option by which they could ...

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  8. In Other News...Egyptian Muezzin in Hot Water Over 'Facebook Prayer Call'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... which suspended him immediately after hearing about the Saturday incident. He is now to be charged with "demeaning Islam" and failing to carry out his duties as a religious functionary. For his part, al-Moghazi denies the story, claiming that it was ...

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  9. 'A Sinner in Mecca' documentary rebukes Saudi Arabia by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Raw Story

    Indian-born director Parvez Sharma's new documentary "A Sinner in Mecca" is a rebuke of Saudi Arabia and its strict Wahhabi form of Islam, but it is also deeply personal -- a man trying to reconcile his faith with his sexuality The confession of a Pakistani murderer. Overzealous religious police.

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  10. Naiyer and Naushaba Habib Pen Book on the History of MuslimsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "History of the Muslims of Regina, Saskatchewan: A Cultural Integration." "We moved during a time when literature on Islam or Islamic culture was hard to find in English, so it was difficult for our new neighbors to learn about us," Naiyer Habib ...

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  11. Pope Honors Bishop Who Died Rather than Convert to IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Breitbart.com

    After his traditional Angelus message on Sunday, Pope Francis launched a heartfelt appeal on behalf of persecuted Christians in the Middle East, saying that there are more Christians killed for their faith today than during the brutal persecutions by the Roman Empire. The Pope held up the example of an Assyrian martyr who refused to convert to Islam-the Syriac Catholic Bishop Michael Flaviano Melki, beatified in Harissa, Lebanon on Saturday.

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  12. Scientists Say Oldest Koran is OLDER than Muhammad's Lifetime, Reveals False Religion of IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Right Wing News

    In a discovery that could destroy Islam's claims of legitimacy, scientists and historians in England have discovered a Koran that scientists date to between 568AD and 654AD making it the oldest Koran in existence. But the newly dated manuscript actually pre-dates the years during which Muslims claim their prophet Muhammad lived and that would mean that the whole religion is built on false claims.

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  13. Ingushetian Chief Fires Adviser Over Quarrel Between Rival ClericsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Weekday Magazine

    ... of worship. That ruling is in line with the recommendation of scholars who attended an international conference on Islam in Ingushetia in May, according to theologian Abo Ganizhev. It is also standard practice in the Shafii school of canonical Sunni ...

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  14. Carbon dating suggests 'world's oldest' Koran is even older than the Prophet MuhammadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Raw Story

    ... most accounts of the prophet's life, but some historians say evidence was mounting that traditional accounts of Islam's origins are unreliable. "It destabilizes, to put it mildly, the idea that we can know anything with certainty about how the Koran ...

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  15. Why Middle East Conflicts Will EscalateRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Real Clear Politics

    ... has relatively few if any shared interests with Iran. The kingdom is an Arab, Sunni power , and the Wahhabism sect of Islam to which most Saudis subscribe views Shiites with deep suspicion. With a Shiite minority making up between 10 percent and 15 ...

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  16. Palmyra's Temple of Bel largely intact after blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Times of Israel

    ... chief in Palmyra and destroyed a famed statue outside its museum. The extremist group's harsh interpretation of Islam considers statues and grave markers to be idolatrous, but it has also been accused of destroying heritage sites to loot items for ...

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  17. Who is Secular in Pakistan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Huffington Post

    ... of secularism in Muslim countries. A secular state is religiously neutral and actually would allow various sects in Islam and the minorities to practice religion freely. Moreover it would delink the religion with legal code and therefore laws would ... 2 comments

  18. Naiyer and Naushaba Habib Addresses Obstacles of Assimilation in New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | PRWeb

    We moved during a time when literature on Islam or Islamic culture was hard to find in English, so it was difficult for our new neighbors to learn about us. For many immigrants, the goal is to completely amalgamate to the surrounding region.

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  19. Filipino wins Magsaysay award for work to save ancient danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... that the dance style is believed to have spread from India to the southern Philippines ahead of the arrival of Islam and Christianity centuries ago. She said classic dance forms similar to Pangalay are still found in Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, ...

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  20. Iran's grand ayatollah starts visit to AzerbaijanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Today.Az

    ... in Baku on August 31 for a 6-day visit at an invitation of the Caucasian Muslims Office. He was welcomed by Sheikh-ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade, the chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office, the Iranian embassy in Baku told Trend. Nouri Hamedani ...

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