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Anti-Muslim Filmmaker Moved From Prison To Halfway House

Reuters | Posted 10.15.2013 | Religion

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES, Aug 13 (Reuters) - The man behind a film that stoked anti-U.S. protests across the Muslim world has been ...

7 Sentenced To Death For Anti-Islam Movie

Reuters | Posted 01.28.2013 | World

CAIRO, Nov 28 (Reuters) - A Cairo court on Wednesday sentenced to death seven Egyptian Christians tried in absentia for participating in an anti-Isl...

Jaweed Kaleem

Leader Of Largest Islamic Organization Calls For Ban On Insulting Prophet Muhammad | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 10.01.2012 | Religion

NEW YORK -- As anti-American protests continue in Islamic nations against a U.S.-made film that mocks the Muslim prophet, the leader of the world's la...

Too Soon to Predict American Defeat in or Retreat from the Middle East

Brent E. Sasley | Posted 11.28.2012 | World
Brent E. Sasley

Certainly, the moment has arrived at which the U.S. has lost its ability to control events there. And there is no reason to think the demonstrations and what they represent will end any time soon. This is a period of adjustment for the Middle East and for outside powers involved in it.

Resisting The Rage Trade

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics
Richard J. Rosendall

The anti-gay, xenophobic, and misogynist bullies of the Christian right are so determined to defeat President Obama and promote orthodoxy that they endanger American diplomats and undermine fundamental principles of freedom.

Yelling 'Fire' in a Crowded Planet

Frank J. Garcia | Posted 11.25.2012 | World
Frank J. Garcia

When every major Western liberal democracy except ours regulates certain forms of racist and hate-mongering speech, we can no longer simply assert that our approach is a non-negotiable liberal value.

Egyptian Man Who Uploaded Anti-Islam Video To Face Trial For Blasphemy

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2012 | Religion

CAIRO, Sept 24 (Reuters) - An Egyptian man from Copt family arrested on suspicion of posting an anti-Islam video online that ignited Muslim protests...

HuffJummah: A Prophetic Response To The Anti-'Muhammad' Film

Omid Safi | Posted 04.15.2013 | Religion
Omid Safi

We know Muhammad like the producers of the hateful "film" don't know Muhammad. The person they attack is not the real Muhammad, but a figment of their own imagination. We know Muhammad. Let us not forget Muhammad.

France Bans Protest Over Prophet Mohammad Cartoons

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2012 | World

* French premises abroad closed; Paris on alert * Cartoons have stoked Muslim fury over anti-Islam film * National Front...

Libya Deaths Part Of 'Terrorist Attack' Says Counterterrorism Official

Reuters | Posted 11.19.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Sept 19 (Reuters) - The assault on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi last week in which four Americans died was a "terrorist attack" that m...

French Magazine Publishes Mohammad Cartoons

Reuters | Nicholas Vinocur | Posted 11.18.2012 | Media

* Cartoons portray Prophet naked, mock furore over film * French government criticises publication, boosts security * Ar...

French Newspaper To Publish Mohammad Cartoons

Reuters | Brian Love | Posted 11.18.2012 | Media

PARIS, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The French government has called for restraint after learning that a satirical weekly plans to publish cartoons of the Pr...

Muslim Protestors in the Middle East: What's Wrong with This Story?

Todd Green, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2012 | Religion
Todd Green, Ph.D.

We must go beyond the facile media explanations about intolerant Muslims and start to explore the complex political, economic, historical, and cultural circumstances that have contributed to these particular protests that are taking place in these particular geographies.

You Give Muslims a Bad Name

Ruzan Sarwar | Posted 11.17.2012 | World
Ruzan Sarwar

If the Muslim world, with all its law-abiding, productive moderates and progressives, allows itself to fall victim to its extremist factions, there will never be peace.

American Diplomats and Interests Attacked: The Right Time to 'Double Down'?

Dorian de Wind | Posted 09.17.2012 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

It will be interesting to see how the GOP manages to pin these anti-U.S., anti-Obama demonstrations in Australia, one of our staunchest allies, on President Obama's alleged lack of leadership and on his alleged "sympathizing with those who make these attacks."

One Killed As Crowds Storm U.S. Consulate In Pakistan | Posted 09.16.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — One person was killed and dozens of people were injured when anti-American protesters tried to storm the American Consulate in...

Google Refuses To Remove Anti-Islam Film From YouTube

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Google Inc rejected a request by the White House on Friday to reconsider its decision to keep onli...

Bishops Blast Coptic Christians Behind Anti-Muslim Film

Religion News Service | Daniel Burke | Posted 09.14.2012 | Religion

(RNS) Coptic Christian leaders in the United States distanced themselves from an anti-Muslim film that has sparked protests in more than 24 countries,...

The 'Maverick' Egyptian-American Copt Behind The Anti-Muslim Film

Religion News Service | Daniel Burke | Posted 09.14.2012 | Religion

(RNS) When inflamed mobs stormed the U.S. embassies in Libya and Egypt on Tuesday (Sept. 11), the media quickly looked to a likely spark. Florida P...

One Dead In Clashes Near U.S. Embassy In Cairo

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

* Authorities build concrete wall to protect embassy * Egypt's Islamist president faces tough balancing act * Mursi cond...

U.S. Investigates Man Linked To Anti-Islam Film

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

* Nakoula spent time in U.S. prison for bank fraud * Use of aliases or Internet could violate his probation * Authoritie...

Clinton: Reject The Tyranny Of A Mob

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Leaders in Egypt, Libya, Yemen and Tunisia, which have all seen attacks on U.S. diplomatic missions this week, must ...

Anti-Islam Film Protests Spread Through Arab World

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

* Egyptian demonstrators clash with police before mass protest * Protests in Malaysia, Bangladesh, Yemen, expected in Sudan ...

Protesters Clash With Police Blocking Way To U.S. Embassy In Cairo

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2012 | World

CAIRO, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Egyptian protesters angry at a film they say insults Prophet Mohammad hurled stones on Friday at a line of police in Cair...

Nothing Farcical About anti-Muhammad Film

Abbas Barzegar | Posted 11.12.2012 | World
Abbas Barzegar

As history repeats itself, the only thing ludicrous is the incessant stubbornness of both the West's commitment to "free speech" and the Muslim world's rush to violence, the irony of which is lost upon them both.