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In her Chicago Sun-Times column, Laura S. Washington reviews a case in which four black juveniles were coerced into
confessing to a November 1994 murder that they didn't commit…Continue
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BENGHAZI - Libya's Muslim Brotherhood, repressed under the regime of fallen strongman Moamer Gathafi, has opened
Libya's Muslim Brotherhood is due to elect leader, discuss whether to form political party in its first congress for almost 25 years
its first public congress inside the country for almost 25 years.
"This is an historic day for us and for the Libyan…
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TUNIS - Tunisia's Islamist Ennahda party, which vowed to pursue moderate policies after it won elections last month,
Political analysts warn that with recent comments Ennahda has revealed its true nature, even as Islamist party strives to form interim coalition government.
has provoked concern about its radical roots by evoking the caliphate and…
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Right now, Congress is debating a law that would give them the power
Right now, Congress is…
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By the Grace of Allah, we have a beautiful tradition of law filled with rich wisdom that balances between a deep
understanding of our scripture and the reality of those to whom it is applied. Consequentially, our scholars have dealt with the modern world by developing two new applications of fiqh. One is…Continue
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WASHINGTON - Saudi Arabia's former intelligence chief on Tuesday said his country opposes any military strike on Iran,
Prince Turki: Such an act, I think, would be foolish. And to undertake it... would be tragic.
amid rising tensions over the Islamic republic's nuclear program.
"Such an act, I think, would be…
Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on November 16, 2011 at 5:57am — No Comments
WASHINGTON - So-called "hate crimes" against Muslims rose nearly 50 percent in the United States in 2010, according
to FBI statistics released Monday.
‘Hate crimes’ against Muslims rise nearly 50 percent in US as racial, religious violence against other communities goes down
The figures, part of a report on hate crimes, showed actions motivated by anti-Muslim prejudice…
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WASHINGTON (CNN) - As New York authorities investigate what appears to be the nation's latest hate crime, the
By Terry Frieden, CNN Justice Department Producer
FBI's annual hate crime report, released Monday, shows no significant change in the level of crimes motivated…Continue
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Pop Culture Hijabi is going to have a review for you on Saturday, but I had to put in my own two cents while the show is
Sister Mariam Sobh Founder of Hijabtrendz
still fresh on my mind.
I just got done watching TLC’s “All American Muslim” and I have to say that I was prepared for the worst and was pleasantly…Continue
The Arab League on Saturday suspended Syria until President Bashar al-Assad implements an Arab deal to end
Arab League suspends Syria until Assad implements Arab deal to end violence against protesters, calls for sanctions, transition talks with opposition.
By Samer al-Atrush – CAIRO
violence against protesters, and called for…
Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on November 13, 2011 at 12:00am — No Comments
A prominent national Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization today called on
(R) Rick Womick
CAIR: Tenn. Legislator Says Remove All Muslims From Military
Muslim civil rights group asks Tennessee General Assembly to rebuke Rick Womick for 'un-American' remarks
the Tennessee General Assembly to formally rebuke one of its members who yesterday –- Veterans Day –- called…Continue
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Barley: Good in fever, while use in a soup form.
Dates: The Prophet (SAW) said that a house without dates has no food. It should also be eaten at the time of childbirth.
Figs: It is a fruit from paradise and a cure for piles.
Grapes: The Prophet (SAW) was very fond of grapes - it purifies the blood, provides vigour and health, strengthens the kidneys and clears the bowels.
Honey: Considered the best remedy for diarrhoea…
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UNITED NATIONS - UN Security Council deadlock over the Palestinian bid for full UN membership left the Palestinian
Security Council deadlock over Palestinian bid leaves Palestinian leadership facing uphill struggle in quest for ultimate diplomatic prize.
leadership facing an uphill struggle Friday in their quest for the ultimate diplomatic prize.
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DETROIT (AP) — A group that counts Islam among the ills facing the nation began a 24-hour prayer rally Friday
Nov. 9, 2011: Imam Abdullah Bey El-Amin, center, speaks during a news conference in Detroit. A coalition of Detroit clergy and community activists plan to march to a downtown football stadium and…Continue
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It's been a decade since the September 11 attacks and many Americans still don't know quite what to make of their
“All-American Muslim” which premieres on TLC cable channel, lifts veil on five Arab American families in Detroit suburb
By Robert MacPherson - WASHINGTON
2.75 million Muslim compatriots. Could a reality TV…
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In his classic study "Suicide" (1897), French Sociologist Emile Durkheim coined the term anomie. Anomie derived
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Soledad O'Brien's latest chapter in her Black in America series has caused a huge uproar even before the episode airs
Frank Greene; Shellye Archambeau; Paul Judge
on Nov. 13. In her continuing exploration of the nooks and crannies of African-American life, O'Brien has taken on Silicon Valley, which sees…Continue
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Another mission accomplished, or so it seems. Israeli navy has managed to thwart yet another civil society
'We will keep coming, wave after wave..' (Via Press TV)
By Ramzy Baroud
provocation' (as described by the Israeli Embassy in Dublin, Irish Times, November 4).
Thus the 27 activists from nine countries aboard two boats were rounded up and hauled, along with their 'provocative' medical supplies, to the…
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The American public is about to be inundated with another flood of “expert analysis” about a dangerous Middle Eastern
Exclusive: The US press corps and “independent” American weapons experts got almost everything wrong about Iraq’s purported WMD before the US invasion in 2003. Now, much the same cast is returning to interpret dubious intelligence about Iran’s nuclear program, reports Robert…Continue
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A Guantanamo military tribunal Wednesday faced the difficult balancing act of providing the openness and
US officials at Guantanamo Bay are walking tightrope between providing transparency, safeguarding military secrets at…