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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 ...

Terry Jones Sentenced To Death... In Egypt

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 01.28.2013 | World

CAIRO — An Egyptian court convicted in absentia Wednesday seven Egyptian Coptic Christians and a Florida-based American pastor, sentencing them ...

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 participatin...

Russia Bans Anti-Islam Film

AP | PETER LEONARD | Posted 10.01.2012 | World

MOSCOW -- A court in Moscow ruled Monday that an anti-Islam film that has sparked violent demonstrations around the world can no longer be shown in Ru...

$200,000 Offered For Anti-Islam Filmmaker's Death

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 12.01.2012 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan -- A former Pakistani legislator has offered a $200,000 bounty for anyone who kills the maker of an anti-Islam film that has angere...

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...

New Anti-Islam Film Protests Break Out In Pakistan

AP | ADIL JAWAD | Posted 09.30.2012 | World

KARACHI, Pakistan -- Thousands of people hit the streets in Pakistan's biggest city Sunday to protest an anti-Islam film made in the United States, su...

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.

Police: Man Behind Anti-Islam Film Arrested

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 11.27.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A federal judge on Thursday determined a California man behind a crudely produced anti-Islamic video that inflamed parts of the Mi...

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...

Pakistan Disowns Bounty On Anti-Islam Filmmaker

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 11.24.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — The Pakistani government on Monday distanced itself from an offer by one of its Cabinet ministers to pay $100,000 to anyone who kill...

Muslim Protests Break Out In Greece

AP | DEMETRIS NELLAS | Posted 11.23.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece — Greek riot police used tear gas and pepper spray to disperse Muslim protesters who clashed with officers Sunday during a rally ...

30,000 Protest Against Militias In Benghazi

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 11.21.2012 | World

BENGHAZI, Libya — Hundreds of protesters angry over last week's killing of the U.S. ambassador to Libya stormed the compound of the Islamic extr...

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.

University Bans Anti-Islam Film

AP | Posted 09.21.2012 | World

MANILA, Philippines -- The state-run University of the Philippines is stopping students from showing an anti-Muslim video that has sparked violent pro...

Mass Demonstrations Against Anti-Islam Film Turn To Deadly Violence In Pakistan

AP | SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 11.21.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan's "Day of Love for the Prophet" turned into a deadly day of gunfire, tear gas and arson. Thousands angered by an anti-Musl...

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...

Actress In Anti-Islam Says Family Has Been Threatened

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 11.20.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — An actress who appeared in an anti-Muslim film trailer that sparked violence in the Middle East lost her legal challenge on Thursd...

Actress In Anti-Islam Film Sues YouTube

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 11.19.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — An actress who appears in the anti-Muslim film trailer that has sparked riots in the Middle East is suing the filmmaker for fraud ...

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...

Pakistani Businessman Faces Blasphemy Charges Over Anti-Islam Film

AP | Posted 11.19.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistani officials say they have opened an investigation into a businessman who has been accused of blasphemy after refusing to joi...

U.S. Shuts Indonesia Consulate Amid Film Protests

AP | Posted 11.19.2012 | World

MEDAN, Indonesia — The U.S. temporarily closed its consulate in Indonesia's third-largest city Wednesday due to ongoing protests over an anti-Is...

Karzai Urges Push For Peace Amid Attacks

AP | AMIR SHAH and HEIDI VOGT | Posted 11.19.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Afghan president on Wednesday urged his nation to rally behind the push for peace negotiations with insurgents despite ...