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Islamic Center, Methodist church join to get people of all faiths access to medical care

Keaton: Islamic Center, Methodist church join to get people of all faiths access to...

By Susan Keaton Last year I spent a sunny September Saturday greeting people at the doors of a Naperville mosque. Many were entering a mosque for the...
Indonesian Woman's Jailing Over Mosque Noise Sparks Backlash

Indonesian Woman’s Jailing Over Mosque Noise Sparks Backlash

JAKARTA —  Indonesia's jailing of a woman for complaining about the volume of a mosque loudspeaker has sparked a wave of criticism, with a petition...
Muslim women keep the faith while traveling — and ziplining — around the world

Muslim women keep the faith while traveling — and ziplining — around the world

Yes, Muslim women do have fun. The notion that they don't, that their faith dictates a nearly cloistered life, was a stereotype that Munazza Muhammad...

Faith leaders promote peacekeeping in increasingly heated times

When the Rev. Dan Clark heard that an anti-Muslim group planned to protest at a central Ohio mosque during Ramadan two months ago, he...
Once slammed for anti-Muslim posts, Irmo mayor to host ‘Demystifying Islam’ event

Once slammed for anti-Muslim posts, Irmo mayor to host ‘Demystifying Islam’ event

IRMO, SC  Irmo Mayor Hardy King came under fire just a few months ago for anti-Islam Facebook posts. Back then, he stood by his posts but...
Amid an Anti-Muslim Mood a Museum Appeals for Understanding

Amid an Anti-Muslim Mood, a Museum Appeals for Understanding

FLORENCE, Italy — They were made in Syria six centuries ago, and stand elegantly in a row of vitrines at the Uffizi Gallery here:...
Nazi fan wins Republican primary in Missouri

Nazi fan wins Republican primary in Missouri

Steve West, an anti-semitic conspiracy theorist who said Hitler did nothing wrong, defeated three other GOP candidates in the party's primary election for Missouri's...
Social media posts by Leon Circuit judge candidate Christine Thurman are drawing fire from local attorney Mutaqee Akbar and others. (Photo: Screen capture from Christine Thurman's page)

Leon County judge candidate regrets posts that drew fire on Facebook

Karl Etters, Tallahassee Democrat Published 11:59 a.m. ET June 21, 2018 | Updated 9:23 a.m. ET June 23, 2018 A candidate for Leon Circuit judge is...
What are madrasa schools and what skills do they impart?

What are madrasa schools and what skills do they impart?

Turkey’s recently reelected president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has made expansion of Muslim schools a top priority. Erdogan’s government is reported to have approved a religious education...
Police kill about 3 men per day in the US, according to new study

Police kill about 3 men per day in the US, according to new study

Police in the U.S. kill on average more than 1,000 men per year, or about three men per day. According to our estimates, police...

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