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Former US Sailor Rocks Boat with Federal Lawsuit

Being a US sailor allowed Jonathan Berts a chance to travel around the world and study Arabic and Islam, but he says his commitment to faith resulted in mistreatment and an unfair dismissal.

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Comedians Gather to Raise Money for Charlie Hebdo Victims

New York – It was not the typical night at New York City’s Comic Strip club.

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Students at MSU Write Short Guide to Muslims

From pronouncing the word “Muslim” to explaining Islamic holidays, a new guide written by students at Michigan State University aims to educate the public about Muslim Americans at a time when the issue of Muslims in the West is being intensely debated…

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Raising a Confident Muslim-American Child in the Age of Islamophobia

Raising a child is a difficult feat. Raising a brown child in America is even trickier. Raising a brown, Muslim child in America seems almost impossible.

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Jordan Tries Words (Not Weapons) to Defeat Islamic State

Jordan has long been a bastion of stability in a tumultuous region and a crucial U.S. ally in the fight against the Islamic State — its ruler, King Abdullah, has said Islam’s “war between moderation and extremism” is unprecedented. But the rise of Islamic extremism has put it on the edge.

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In Gaza, an IT Company Has Google-Sized Aspirations

His company may not rival Google or German software maker SAP yet, but Gaza-based IT entrepreneur Saady Lozon has plans to change that.

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January 22, 2015

As Obama Visits, Signs that India is Pushing Back Against China

When Sri Lanka unexpectedly turfed out President Mahinda Rajapaksa in an election this month, it was the biggest setback in decades for China’s expansion into South Asia – and a remarkable diplomatic victory for India.

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January 22, 2015

Disenchanted Militants in South Asia Eye Islamic State with Envy

Splits within the Taliban, and doubts over whether its elusive leader is even alive, are driving a growing number of militant commanders in Afghanistan and Pakistan towards Islamic State (IS) for inspiration.

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January 22, 2015


Opinion

Divided We Fall

While we argue over Red/White issues that only divide us, by design I think, too many larger, more important issues go wanting for attention.

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January 22, 2015


Investments

Gulf Markets Edge Up as Oil Link Weakens

Gulf stock markets were volatile on Tuesday as oil prices hit new lows, but most bourses eventually edged up on the back of positive corporate announcements and expectations, continuing a trend towards partially decoupling from oil.

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January 15, 2015


National

Supreme Court Rules for Muslim Inmate Over Prison Beard Policy

An Arkansas inmate is permitted to grow a half-inch (1.3 cm) beard in accordance with his Muslim beliefs, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday

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January 22, 2015

Students at MSU Write Short Guide to Muslims

From pronouncing the word “Muslim” to explaining Islamic holidays, a new guide written by students at Michigan State University aims to educate the public about Muslim Americans at a time when the issue of Muslims in the West is being intensely debated…

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January 22, 2015

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Islam Isn’t About Murder

“It’s not what Islam is about.” That was the clear opinion given by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, one of America’s most decorated athletes, on the deadly attack on Charlie Hebdo satirical weekly.

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January 15, 2015

Ohio Man Arrested Planning Attack on U.S. Capitol

By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An Ohio man claiming sympathy with Islamic State militants was arrested and charged on Wednesday in connection with a plot to attack the U.S. Capitol with guns and bombs, court documents disclosed. Christopher Cornell, 20, of Cincinnati researched the construction of pipe bombs, purchased a semi-automatic rifle and 600 […]

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January 15, 2015


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