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Featured Blog Posts – December 2010 Archive (22)

Miss. hanging stirs calls for probe

Preparing to head into town for a holiday parade, a Mississippi state senator and Greenwood city councilman received a

 phone call that turned his festive mood somber.



by Takia White

Special to Tri-State Defender

It was Friday, Dec. 3, and the call David Jordan received came from a local police officer, who told him that a young…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 29, 2010 at 6:12am — No Comments

Gaza aid ferry receives hero's welcome in Turkey

ISTANBUL - A Turkish ferry which was the target of a deadly raid by Israeli commandos when it tried to deliver aid to

The ferry had been trying to deliver aid supplies to Palestinians in Gaza

 

Lieberman vows no Israel apology to Turkey on raid but Netanyahu…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 27, 2010 at 3:45pm — No Comments

British Muslims look to public relations to engage

The last decade has been nothing less than challenging for Muslims in Britain. In the aftermath of the horrific attacks of

www.eifoundation.net

Exploring Islam Foundation aims to challenge misconceptions about Islam, raise…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 23, 2010 at 6:44am — No Comments

Feds to pay $2.5 million over 'terrorist' wiretaps ...Judge found that investigators illegally intercepted electronic communications without warrants

A federal judge Tuesday ordered the U.S. government to pay more than $2.5 million in attorney

Image: Pete Seda

Myles Murphy  /  Ashland Daily Tidings via AP file

Pete Seda, left, who was head of the Al-Haramain Islamic Foundation, was convicted in October of tax fraud and…
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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 22, 2010 at 7:14am — No Comments

How broadband is changing Africa

Norman Borlaug, whose work in Mexico and India led to the 'green revolution' in agricultural production, died last week

African's using internet cafe
Africa needs to decide its own online future, thinks Bill Thompson

Fast broadband will transform Africa, and the rest of the world will change too, says Bill Thompson.



 and was widely commemorated for his important work.

While the introduction of new crops and the use of…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 22, 2010 at 6:30am — No Comments

Arab family's home win blow to Israeli 'Jews only' policy

The pretty two-storey home with a red-tiled roof built by Adel and Iman Kaadan looks no different from the rows of other

'Foul odour of racism'

 

New Israeli legislation to enshrine maintaining segregation in housing between Jewish and Arab…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 21, 2010 at 3:35am — No Comments

The Great Islamophobic Crusade

Nine years after 9/11, hysteria about Muslims in American life has gripped the country. With it has gone an outburst of

The Islamophobic crusade has gone beyond the right-wing pro-Israel activists and cyber-bigots. It now belongs to leading Republican presidential candidates, top-rated cable news hosts, and crowds of Tea Party activists, notes Max Blumenthal.

 

Inside the Bizarre Cabal of Secretive…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 21, 2010 at 3:30am — No Comments

Book exposes Israeli occupation as seen by troops

Some stories are told with shame; others are just matter-of-fact accounts, but the dozens of soldier testimonies in a

To be released on December 21

'Breaking the Silence' displays testimonies, photographs from Israeli troops who served in occupied Palestinian…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 18, 2010 at 12:08pm — No Comments

UAE hotel erects 11-million-dollar Christmas tree

It is the "most expensive Christmas tree ever," with a "value of over 11 million dollars," said Hans Olbertz, general

UAE hotel erects 11-million-dollar Christmas tree

UAE hotel erects 11-million-dollar Christmas tree

 

Christmas came in extravagant fashion to the Muslim desert emirate of Abu Dhabi as a glitzy hotel unveiled a bejewelled Christmas tree valued at more than 11 million dollars on Wednesday.

 

manager of Emirates…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 17, 2010 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Arthouse Of Atlanta...Weddings By Chante Shakir

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  Photographing Babies…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 16, 2010 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Positively Muslim in the West: Alya Nuri – Child Author Extraordinaire

Alya Nuri is a 10-year old American Muslim, author, and motivational speaker. She started her

writing career at the tender age of 7 and has recently published a 4 book series called “Things Every Kid Should Know”.

Her books target a younger audience and aim to educate and promote prevention of smoking, alcohol, drugs and bullying. Alya is a homeschooled 7th grader and loves reading books and working for the welfare of the poor and needy. She…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 15, 2010 at 7:54am — 2 Comments

Jordan Islamist fatwa bars Muslim support of Afghan war

AMMAN - The Jordanian government said on Monday that a fatwa issued by the Islamist

جبهة العمل الإسلامي, Jabhat al-'Amal al-Islami, Islamic Action Front

Government rejects fatwa barring Muslims from assisting US, NATO troops in Afghanistan as offensive.

opposition barring Muslims from assisting US and NATO troops in Afghanistan was "offensive."

"The…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 14, 2010 at 3:03am — No Comments

Somalia: Islamic body, WFP to Work Together

The Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) and United Nations World Food Programme

The two organizations signed an MOU to jointly launch a humanitarian programme to assist IDPs

By Henry Neondo



(WFP) are to jointly launch humanitarian programme to assist displaced people in the Afgooye corridor southwest of the Somali capital Mogadishu.



A memorandum of understanding between…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 13, 2010 at 2:33pm — No Comments

Africa Can Feed Itself- New study reveals

ARUSHA---The study titled The New Harvest, Agricultural Innovation in Africa, led by Harvard

A new study has revealed that Africa, the world’s poorest continent can make the transition from a hungry importer to self-sufficiency in a single generation.

By Lilian Museka



University Professor Calestous Juma, is in contrast with entrenched, gloomy perceptions of…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 13, 2010 at 2:26pm — No Comments

South Africa: Shocking Rape Statistics

A new survey by the Medical Research Council (MRC) in Gauteng, South Africa’s wealthiest

Survey finds that a woman is raped every 17 seconds.

By Eric Sande



province, found that 37. 4 per cent of men admitted having committed a rape, while 25.3 per cent of women said they had been raped.



The survey questioned 511 women and 487 men, of whom 90 per cent were black and 10 per cent…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 13, 2010 at 2:19pm — No Comments

One in four worldwide pays bribes

BERLIN - One person in four worldwide paid a bribe during the past year, according to a study

36% of people in MENA region are reported to have paid a bribe

Study says Middle East and North Africa second most corrupt region in world.

released Thursday…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 10, 2010 at 11:56pm — No Comments

Saudi-bound Indonesian maids undeterred by abuse tales

Undeterred by sickening tales of abuse, Indonesian women are lining up to work as maids in

Calls of rights campaigners fall on deaf ears

Domestic workers believe they are going to Islamic holy land, will not be abused by fellow Muslims.…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 10, 2010 at 11:46pm — No Comments

Displaced Iraqi women still struggle for survival

BAGHDAD - Displaced Iraqi female-headed families who have returned home are still experiencing major livelihood

Struggling to secure adequate nutrition for their families

International Organization for Migration: Iraqi female-headed families returning home…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 9, 2010 at 7:23am — No Comments

Surge in US students of Arabic

WASHINGTON - Arabic was the fastest-growing foreign language for US university study last year, with

Enrollments growing by more than 46% compared to 2006

Study finds Arabic to be fastest-growing foreign language for US university learning last…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 8, 2010 at 11:02am — 1 Comment

Uruguay recognize Palestinian state

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina and Uruguay said Monday they were joining Brazil in recognizing an independent

More Latin American countries are expected to join

sraeli anger as Uruguay joins Brazil and Argentina in recognizing an independent Palestinian…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on December 8, 2010 at 7:18am — No Comments

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