Tag Archives: Islam

How Toronto’s Muslim Community Uncovered the Would-Be Train Bombers

By Olga Khazan After last week’s deadly bombing in Boston, news that Toronto foiled its own terrorist attack might have come as a relief. A plot to blow up a rail line between Canada and the U.S. was thwarted on Monday, … Continue reading

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Osama bin Laden plotted to kill President Obama: report

As long as Osama is gone, good riddance! Osama bin Laden plotted to kill President Obama: report – NYPOST.com.

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9/11 and Compassion: We Need It Now More Than Ever

Karen Armstrong has written an article that is important for all of us today. Karen Armstrong: 9/11 and Compassion: We Need It Now More Than Ever.

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Eid Mubarak & Rosh Hashanah

To all my Muslim brothers and sisters, may you have a blessed festival and be well every year. To all my Jewish brothers and sisters, may you be inscribed and sealed for a good year. May the blessings of peace … Continue reading

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Islamophobia Did Not Start at Ground Zero

Excellent commentary by Zaheer Ali. I understand about the freedoms we all enjoy in this nation, yet I am completely mystified how a so-called, “Man of God” can burn a version of the “Word of God?” We all pray to God, our pronounced … Continue reading

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Has ‘Muslim’ become the ‘m-word’?

Excellent piece from Sophia A. Nelson and the Grio!  This is a good question to ask.                                                                                                      Has ‘Muslim’ become the ‘m-word’?.

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America, Home of the Free — Except for Muslims?

Thought provoking piece from Doug Bandow. As I have written before, I am on the fence about this issue. I support the fair and equitable application of the freedoms the Constitution provides to all Americans. I do agree that to some extent since … Continue reading

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Ground Zero Mosque: Digging a Hole in the Soul of America

Interesting view and commentary from Russell Simmons on this issue. Russell Simmons: Ground Zero Mosque: Digging a Hole in the Soul of America.

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Hip-Hop and Islam: Intersections and Parallels

Intriguing and thought provoking article for all fans of hip-hop. Editorial : Hip-Hop and Islam: Intersections and Parallels.

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