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1914: The Shaping of the Modern Muslim World - Part 1 ~ Dr. Yasir Qadhi | 15th January 2014 ...

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 27, 2014 at 4:00pm — 2 Comments

Hands Up A Sign Of Surrender Around The World...

THE HANDS UP GESTURE IS A UNIVERSAL SIGN OF SURRENDER
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BUT LAST WEEK THE GRASSROOTS PEOPLE OF FERGUSON 
TRANSFORMED IT INTO A SIGN OF RESISTANCE, STANDING…
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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 27, 2014 at 11:52am — 3 Comments

Armed intruders attack Masjid al-Islam in Oakland, CA...

Armed agent provocateurs backed by police attacked Masjid al-Islam in Oakland, CA, and threatened to break down

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Armed agent provocateurs attack Masjid al-Islam in California and violently assault Imam Abdul Alim Musa. Muslims worldwide need to contact him and offer immediate support.

Oakland, CA, Crescent-online

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the masjid as well as kill Imam Abdul Alim…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 25, 2014 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 25, 2014 at 11:04am — 1 Comment

The Terry Holdbrooks Story...Guantanamo Bay Prison Guard Accepts Islam...

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – Terry Holdbrooks Jr., 29, wears the beard of a bald Amish guy, the tattoos of a punk kid, and

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the twitchy alertness of a military policeman. Take him to a restaurant, and he’ll choose the chair with its back against the wall. Take his photo, and he'll prefer to look away from the camera.

Part of that wariness Holdbrooks learned while guarding detainees from 2003 to 2004 at Guantanamo Bay, the…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 25, 2014 at 10:29am — 2 Comments

Comrade Melissa Harris-Perry,,,The Black Man In America has "no rights which the white man was bound to respect."

In a short but powerful segment on Saturday, Melissa Harris-Perry connected the recent police killing of Michael Brown to

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the deaths of other black men at the hands of police — and to America's history of injustice towards black people.

Harris-Perry read the names of some of the hundreds of men who were killed by police across the country "in the past decade alone," from Sean Bell to Oscar Grant to Eric Garner to Brown. All of the men she mentioned were unarmed…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 22, 2014 at 8:25am — 2 Comments

Black Palestinians shrug off racism...

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — “Hey, chocolate,” “Hey, cappuccino,” “Hey, Galaxy [brand of chocolate],” “Hey, brown one”


Dark-skinned Palestinian children stand outside one of the entrances of Temple Mount, Sept. 10, 2008. (photo by Rachael Strecher/joshberer.wordpress.com)

and “Hey, black one,” are jocular expressions used by some in…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 21, 2014 at 3:04pm — 2 Comments

Don’t call me “convert” nor ”revert” for that matter...

My opposition to the use of the word convert to describe someone like myself (Muslim over a decade) is linked to the

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exclusive and thus exclusionary dimension of the term ‘convert’.

It both identifies…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 21, 2014 at 10:22am — 2 Comments

Islamic Speakers Bureau ...The 100 Influential Georgia Muslims...2014

100 Most Influential Muslim In Georgia...…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 19, 2014 at 12:16pm — 2 Comments

"A Human Rights Crisis": In Unprecedented Move, Amnesty International Sends Monitors to Ferguson

After a week that saw a militarized police crackdown and the imposition of a nighttime curfew, Amnesty International

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USA has taken an "unprecedented" step by sending a 13-person delegation to monitor the developments in Ferguson, Missouri. It is the first time the Amnesty organization has deployed observers inside the United States. We speak to Steven Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 18, 2014 at 2:29pm — No Comments

Carter Center Atlanta, Ga. : Panel Discussion on Human Rights and Democracy in Egypt

One year go today, thousands of opponents of the July 3 military coup in Egypt which…
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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 17, 2014 at 12:26pm — 3 Comments

Tariq Ramadan: My Absence Would Certainly Be The Most Powerful Speech I Have Ever Given At ISNA

On Sunday, August 10th, 2014, renowned and notable scholar and professor Dr. Tariq Ramadan posted on his



Tarid Ramadan at the 2010 ISNA convention. Photo courtesy of Umar Nazir/Flikr

Tarid Ramadan at the 2010 ISNA convention. Photo courtesy of Umar Nazir/Flikr…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 16, 2014 at 5:00am — 3 Comments

Why Is Israel looking for Imam Mahdi?

During the US occupation of Iraq it was routine to torture Iraqis in prisons like Abu Ghraib whose prison

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guards were using tactics learnt in Israeli training camps as Robert Fisk pointed out in ‘Abu Ghraib torture trail leads to Israel’; one of the most baffling questions asked during interrogation was “Where is the man called Imam Mahdi where…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 15, 2014 at 11:26pm — 2 Comments

Mama Why Is Everything White...Muhammad Ali

Why Is Everything Good White.…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 14, 2014 at 1:17pm — 2 Comments

Another Young Black Male Dies At The Hands Of Police...Michael Brown 18 years Old...

Officials in St. Louis County and the tense town of Ferguson, Mo., remain mum nearly three days after an unidentified

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police officer shot an unarmed black teenager to death. But a young man who says he was with the victim at the time of the shooting has described a virtually unprovoked attack in which the officer fired repeatedly—even after the victim raised his hands and begged him to stop shooting.

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 13, 2014 at 1:09am — 2 Comments

Why I will not attend the ISNA (August 2014) and RIS (December 2014) conferences

In recent years I have been a faithful participant in two major events of the North American Muslim calendar. As a

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regular attendee at these annual gatherings, I wish to express my warmest thanks to the institutions, and to the women and men…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 12, 2014 at 6:00am — 2 Comments

Imam Abdul Alim Musa facing attacks and death threats...

Imam Abdul Alim Musa, founder and Imam of Masjid al-Islam is under attack in the US. His grandson was shot and
killed last year; his son…
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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 9, 2014 at 2:36am — 2 Comments

I Am An Afrkan Child...

AFRIKAN CHILD
I am an African child…




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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 2, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

40 Atlanta Imams and Leaders Certified in Mental Health Training

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On Sunday, June 8th a groundbreaking and historical event took place where over 40 imams and community leaders from diverse ethnic, cultural and racial backgrounds came together to empower themselves through a…

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Added by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص on August 2, 2014 at 10:03am — 2 Comments

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