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  1. Ruth Pauley Lecture Series Offers Muslim Perspective on Civil RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Pilot

    ... Muslim to deliver the opening prayer of the U.S. Congress after 9/11. Antepli stands for what he terms "authentic Islam," for an Islam of tolerance and equality, for an Islam whose American adherents seek constructive integration into mainstream ...

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  2. Muhammad Ali's son detained at Florida airport Muhammad Ali Jr., the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... and his mother, known as Belinda Boyd when she married Ali Sr. in 1967 and then changed her name when she converted to Islam, were returning from a Black History Month event in Montego Bay, Jamaica. In response to an email from the Courier-Journal, ...

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  3. CAIR Offers Reward for Info on Fire Targeting Florida MosqueRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Common Dreams

    ... is America's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual ...

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  4. Erdogan and Turkey's tradition of pluralismRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Turkish Daily News

    ... On his latest visit to the Gulf, another reporter asked about those remarks. "Many Arabs find it difficult to combine Islam with secularism, as you do in Turkey. How do you manage to do so?" he questioned. In response, ErdoAYan said the following: ...

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  5. Danish man who burned Qur'an in 'self defence' is prosecuted for blasphemyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | National Post

    A 42-year-old man who burned a Qur'an and posted a video of it on Facebook has been charged with blasphemy in Denmark, a striking decision by prosecutors in a country that is largely secular but has grappled with the role of Islam in public life. The decision stunned many Danes: No one has been convicted of blasphemy in Denmark since 1946, and the country has a long tradition of free speech; burning the flag is not a punishable crime.

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  6. Church and State: The Children of DogmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... your thinking. In Michael A. Sherlock's recent Areo article " Scientology, The Simpsons, Cults, Christianity, and Islam , " he states that: "Childhood indoctrination is possibly the most effective strategy for propagating an ideology, which is why ...

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  7. Koran-burning video sparks blasphemy charges in DenmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Washington Times

    Denmark 's courts have dusted off rarely used blasphemy laws to charge a 42-year old man accused of burning a Koran. A Dane whose identity has not been confirmed by authorities allegedly uploaded a Koran-burning video to a Facebook group called "Yes to Freedom - No to Islam" on Dec. 27, 2015. 3 comments

  8. Tricky issues: the zoning case of the mosque in Sterling Heights, MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    ... few limitations. So it's hard to say if community opposition is because it was a mosque--feeding narratives about anti-Islam sentiments, and which has come up in other zoning matters elsewhere across the country, even in Northern Virginia (" In ...

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  9. Bangladesh Muslims protest against justice goddess statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Newsday

    Thousands of supporters of a conservative Islamist group have protested in Bangladesh against a statue of the goddess of justice erected outside the supreme court. Backers of the conservative Islamist group, Hefazat-e-Islam, gathered outside the Baitul Mokarram mosque after Friday prayers, carrying placards and promising further protests across the country if the statue was not removed.

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  10. Denmark Prosecutes Man For Blasphemy After Burning QuranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Daily Caller

    ... "Therefore, it's an act of self-defense to burn a book that in such a way incites war and violence." "The fear of Islam and Muslims may be far greater now and the prosecution service may be a lot more apprehensive of Islam and its followers," he ...

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  11. Muslim model pens emotional letter about being shamed by her familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | 900 CHML AM

    ... have no basis in Fiqh [Islamic rules created by scholars based on the Quran]," she says. "On a range of issues, Islam can fairly be described as feminist. Fiqh scholars, for instance, have concluded that women have the right to orgasm during sex and ...

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  12. 10 Essential Books by Arab WritersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... from languages all over the world. Arabic has been a particular passion of mine for a while and the Middle East and Islam have never been more in the news since Trump became president. If every cloud has a silver lining, then let's consider the ...

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  13. Polarizing preacher to BCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Castanet.net

    ... which is scheduled to happen a week before the festival. Graham, who spoke at Trump's inauguration, has described Islam as evil and praised Russian President Vladimir Putin for cracking down on people who are gay. The Festival of Hope is a three-day ...

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  14. Bangladeshi Muslim hardliners seek removal of Justice statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Powhatan Today

    Supporters and sympathizers of the hardline Hefazat-e-Islam participate in a protest rally demanding a Lady Justice statue be removed from the Supreme Court complex in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. The statue of a woman holding a scale and sword in her hands was installed in December outside the court building.

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  15. Iraq monument underscores Iranian commander's role in Qods ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Long War Journal

    ... anders on the ground. The stakes were high: loss at Balad could have led to the fall of Samarra, site of one of Shiite Islam's holiest shrines, which in turn could have threatened Baghdad. Photo 5: Khorasani Companies poster of Qods Force

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  16. King Salman's Visit Reaffirms Ties - NajibRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... to fight extremism founded on their strong belief in the tolerant, moderate and peaceful nature of authentic Islam. The prime minister said this in a statement ahead of the four-day state visit by the Saudi monarch from Sunday at the invitation of ...

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  17. Set Differences Aside For TN50 - Ahmad ZahidRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... of whom were leaders and members of Muslim student associations, was held at Dewan Tuanku Canselor Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), Nilai, Negeri Sembilan, last Monday. Various issues ranging from education, economy, politics, racial ...

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  18. Group stages protest march against Jamal Yunos over misuse of hearsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Star Online

    ... Harapan youths wanted the police to take action against Jamal for misusing the hearses and ridiculing the sanctity of Islam. "His action has indirectly tarnished the image of Islam and disturbed social harmony, especially in Selangor. Action must be ...

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  19. Sun, sand, secret police: Holidays in Saudi will be a hard sellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Stars and Stripes

    ... off a list of museums that are about to open and others he plans to commission. They will let Muslims learn about Islam in the place where it was born, he said. The religious dimension may help win backing from Saudi Arabia's powerful clerics, who ...

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  20. Letter was correct to highlight radical Islam as a concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Lowell Sun

    I wish to thank George Nicholas Koumantzelis on his correction of non-trusting Muslims that are only radical Islamist terrorists. We should all have the same concerns.

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