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Angle: Racking up Millions as She Spreads Islamophobia

Jehan S. Harney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jehan S. Harney

Sharia (meaning legislation in English) is simply the rules that govern the lives of Muslims from daily prayers and fasting to inheritance. Sharia does not -- and never will -- apply to non-Muslims.

Hipsters vs. Hasids: The Battle Over Brooklyn's Bike Lanes

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The war over Williamsburg has taken yet another turn. In response to last week's removal of bike lanes in the traditionally Hasidic neighborhood in...

What Hipsters Can Learn From Hasids About the Bedford Bike Lane

Nathan Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nathan Schneider

If bikers had been more courteous on Bedford, there might still be a lane there. The Hasidim probably wouldn't like it at first, but they'd at least tolerate us.

Naked Bike Protesters Get Cold Feet In Ongoing Hipster, Hasidic Jew Battle

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Bicyclists who planned to go topless to protest the removal of a Brooklyn bike lane switched gears Saturday, pinning plastic breasts ...