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Founding Father would be in favor of a Mosque being built

Our founding fathers would be rolling in their graves if they saw the Oakland press’s editorial opposing a group of America citizens, who wish to build an American Mosque to practice their faith, at least two blocks from ground zero.

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August 24, 2010

Students Design 300MPG Car Based on Indy Car

A group of high school students from the DeLaSalle School in Kansas City, Mo., and their mentors, including engineers from Bridgestone Americas’ Technical Center in Akron, Ohio, have just concluded tests on a student-built electric car at Bridgestone’s Texas Proving Grounds — and may have set a world record for efficiency.

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August 23, 2010

Ali Mahmood joins editorial board of magazine

CHICAGO,IL–Consulting-Specifying Engineer, an industry magazine, has announced that Ali Mahmood would join its editorial advisory board.

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August 19, 2010

Give Generously

The death toll, amounting to 1,600 people, has, Alhamdulillah (praise to God), so far been low relative to the magnitude of the disaster facing Pakistan. Mostly, though, the stories are grim.

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August 19, 2010

Losing a Language

Over the past few years, parents and teachers have noticed a breakdown in fluent spoken Arabic with scores of children across Lebanon being unable to create a sentence in their own native language…

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August 19, 2010

On Judgment Among Sisters

I wish Islam gave all Muslims an automatic immunity to the disease of judgment and cliquishness, but the perfection of the religion isn’t something we inherit.

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August 19, 2010

Is the Kashmiri Movement Communal?

The Kashmiri Freedom movement is often portrayed as a communal movement where Kashmiri Muslims are pitted against the Hindus, but this is far from true.

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August 19, 2010

Don’t Gamble-Rely on a SURE THING

A toss of the dice or flip of a card has the capability of big winnings–but those big, luxurious skyscrapers, fashioned by man, are not in the business of losing money and making you rich.

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August 19, 2010

The US Response to the Floods in Pakistan

Emeryville (Calif.)–As I was disembarking from a twelve-hour red-eye train journey from Southern Oregon, your stringer was handed, a thick packet that was within my past week’s mail from a Ms. Sarah Potts in the Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance within the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).

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August 19, 2010

WikiLeaks: “Won’t Be Threatened by Pentagon”

WikiLeaks will soon publish its remaining 15,000 Afghan war documents, despite warnings from the U.S. government, the organization’s founder said Saturday.

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August 19, 2010

Presidential Envoy Rashad Hussain Speaks at Small ISPU Event in Canton

Rashad Hussain, a presidential appointment as an US Ambassador to Organization of 57 Islamic Countries (OIC), addressed about 25 people at a private gathering organized by the Institute for Social Policy and understanding (ISPU) at Dr. Iltefat Hamzavi’s residence in Canton-Michigan.

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August 19, 2010

Dearborn Hosts Rep. Conyers and Special Envoy to OIC Rashad Hussain

Event at the Arab American National Museum in Dearborn.

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August 19, 2010

Community News (V12-I34)

Illinois senate hopeful supports Islamic Center / Santa Clara California approves minaret / Montreal’s Muslim soccer league /

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August 19, 2010

Deji Karim Impressive in His First Game

Jacksonville Jaguars rookie running back Abdul Deji Karim had his first opportunity to stand out in live game action and he made the most of that opportunity.

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August 19, 2010

Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi to Receive Star of Excellence Award

Pakistani tennis star Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi has been gathering momentum all year with his on-court success, and now that success is bearing fruit off of the court.

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August 19, 2010

Detroit High School Shifts Football Practice for Ramadan

In a classic case of the Muslim world meshing with the western world, a suburban Detroit, Michigan high school football team has moved its preseason practices from the afternoon to the middle of the night to help its Muslim players during this holy month of Ramadan.

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August 19, 2010

India’s 64th Independence Day

NEW DELHI: Amid tight security, with more than 60,000 armed security personnel spread over the capital city from Saturday evening, India celebrated its 64th Independence Day on August 15.

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August 19, 2010

The Speed of Sound

The speed of sound explained, for kids

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August 19, 2010

12th Rabiul Awwal Meelad Pakistan

Mawlid Meelad Pakistan

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August 18, 2010