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Pope Francis reaches out to Muslims at end of Ramadan

He greeted Muslims around the world during his Sunday blessing of pilgrims gathered in St Peter’s Square in Rome. He said that “our brothers” the Muslims had just concluded their holy month of Ramadan, dedicated to fasting, prayer and alms-giving. … Continue reading

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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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Phrase suggesting black families stronger under slavery removed from Bachmann, Santorum pledge

Even though the phrase was taken out of the pledge the fact that Rick Santorum and Michelle Bachmann signed it in the first place reflects their view on African Americans, homosexuals, and Muslims. I find it interesting that Candy Crowley on CNN’s “State of … Continue reading

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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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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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Is America a Christian nation?

Fantastic commentary on an interesting question from Richard Albert. Is America a Christian nation? | Race-Talk.

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