*TMO Weekly Depts

Egypt Bans ‘Exodus’ Epic

By Eric Kelsey. Reuters Cast member Christian Bale arrives for film world premiere of “Exodus” in Madrid,    REUTERS/Juan Medina LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Egypt has banned Hollywood’s big screen biblical epic “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” a 20th Century Fox spokesman said on Friday. The studio owned by Twenty-First Century Fox declined to give a reason […]

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January 4, 2015

Tayyib: The Foundation of Ethical Eating & Conscious Consumption

in “small town America” one can find halal food options…

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January 4, 2015

LaunchGood

How One Michigan-Based Crowdfunding Startup is Helping to Launch Muslim Social Good Projects Throughout the World

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December 31, 2014

Duck-Billed Platypus

platypus

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December 24, 2014

If Jahar Didn’t Bomb the Marathon, Who Did?

Karin Friedemann column re. Jahar Tsarnaev

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December 24, 2014

Transportation Officials Announce Distribution of Prop 1 Funding

So where is the voter-approved $1.7 billion in additional transportation funding resulting from passage of Proposition 1 headed?

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December 24, 2014

Community News 16-53

community news 16-53

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December 24, 2014

A Bollywood Icon’s Open Letter to Terrorists

“Every time you commit a mindless act of terrorism, I die a little…”

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December 24, 2014

Can Youth Sports Foster Creativity? It Depends

By Matthew Bowers Editor’s Note: Matthew Bowers is clinical assistant professor in sport management at the University of Texas at Austin and co-principal of Hook & Ladder Creative Sport Solutions. This article originally appeared at TheConversation.com and is reprinted here with permission. Youth sports are viewed as a rite of passage in a child’s development. […]

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December 24, 2014

Turkey Plans to Establish an Islamic University with a Broader Muslim Curriculum

The country’s state-sanctioned religious body, the Religious Affairs Directorate, has announced plans to establish an international Islamic university in the country’s cultural capital, Istanbul.

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December 24, 2014

Divisive or Democratic: The Rise of AIMIM in India

The All India Majlis Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM), a Muslim oriented political party, recently won two seats in the Maharashtra state legislature in India attracting revulsion from both Hindu nationalist and secular parties

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December 24, 2014

Travel Agent Accused of Swindling Hajj Pilgrims Arrested Again

A travel agent based in Chicago was arrested on Thursday for allegedly swindling 50 customers out of $525,000 …

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December 24, 2014

What to Say When Your Muslim Child Asks About Peshawar

Does the fact that the gunmen — members of the Pakistani Taliban — consider themselves devout Muslims make the conversation more difficult?

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December 24, 2014

Serial, Shaky Evidence, and Why Adnan Syed Deserves Better

Adnan’s story, combined with my own experiences, remind me of the saying, “There, but for the grace of God, go I…”

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December 24, 2014

Pope Francis Challenges Muslims to Condemn Violence in the Name of God

By Josephine McKenna Religion News Service Pope Francis greets a cardinal during an audience for Christmas greetings to the Curia in the Clementina hall at the Vatican December 22, 2014. REUTERS/Andreas Solaro/Pool Vatican City – Pope Francis on Tuesday (Dec. 23) challenged Muslim religious leaders to “unanimously” condemn the violent persecution of Christians in the […]

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December 24, 2014

How Pakistan’s Unregulated Madrassa System Sows Division and Religious Strife

Islamabad – The gruesome killing of 134 children in a Peshawar school has renewed concerns about Pakistan’s unfinished agenda of uprooting militancy and intolerance.

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December 24, 2014

Money

Money is used to pay for various goods and services. It is also used to measure and store value. Money usually takes the form of coins, banknotes and bank balances. There are a number of different currencies used in countries around the world. Many countries have their own currency, while some use a shared currency. […]

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December 18, 2014

People of Faith Have Legitimate Questions About Use of Lethal Drones

Since June 18, 2004, the first day U.S. drones killed people in what has been called the U.S. “global war on terror,” people of faith have questioned whether the use of lethal drones is justifiable.

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December 18, 2014

Trend-Setting ‘ReBuild Houston’ Program Garners Attention

Here’s a novel idea for government – don’t approve a project you can’t pay for.

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December 18, 2014

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