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Tamerlan Tsarnaev Burial

Gays and Corpses

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

May 17, the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, a mob of more than 10,000 people led by men of the cloth from the Georgian Orthodox Church, attacked 50 gay rights demonstrators marching in downtown Tbilisi, Georgia.

Virginia Governor Responds To Tamerlan Tsarnaev's Burial

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Brandon Shulleeta | Posted 07.14.2013 | DC

DOSWELL -- The leader of an anti-Shariah group said Monday that the grave of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev could become a memoria...

Tsarnaev Burial Saga Highlights Flaw in the Law of Human Remains

Tanya D. Marsh | Posted 07.13.2013 | Crime
Tanya D. Marsh

It is sad that a system that is dependent upon everyone exercising character has shown such a fatal weakness.

Tamerlan Tsarnaev's Burial Angers Virginia Muslims

Posted 05.13.2013 | Religion

By Gary Strauss USA Today (RNS) Officials and local residents of a rural Virginia county say they’re surprised and angered that the body of Bos...

Bombers and Barbarians

Patricia McGuire | Posted 07.12.2013 | DC
Patricia McGuire

The Tsarnaev brothers committed an atrocious, evil act against humanity. Tamerlan Tsarnaev died by the very violence he perpetrated. Refusing to bury his body, harassing those who made his burial possible, does not make America stronger.

Jaweed Kaleem

Tamerlan Tsarnaev Buried In Muslim Cemetery

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 05.10.2013 | Religion

The body of Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the suspected Boston Marathon bomber whose burial was surrounded by controversy during the past week, was interred Thur...

Where Are The Christians On Burying Tsarnaev?

Posted 05.08.2013 | Religion

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald Religion News Service BOSTON (RNS) Soon after the Boston Marathon bombings, local Christian leaders stepped swiftly into ...

Retired Teacher Offers Burial Plot To Deceased Boston Bombing Suspect

Emily Thomas | Posted 05.08.2013 | Religion

A Vermont man is offering to donate a burial plot to deceased Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev. Tsarnaev's family has struggled fo...

Jaweed Kaleem

Tamerlan Tsarnaev Burial Ignites Controversy

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 05.07.2013 | Religion

Watching the news this week of cemeteries refusing to accept the body of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev and protestors descending ...

Jaweed Kaleem

Muslims Wary Of Giving Boston Bombing Suspect Islamic Funeral

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 01.30.2014 | Religion

In the days since two deadly bombs and the separate shootings that followed brought Boston to a standstill, the region's Muslim community has loudly c...