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Minnesota Town In Hot Water For Rejecting Islamic Center

www.startribune.com | Posted 08.28.2014 | Religion

The federal government on Wednesday sued the small north-metro city of St. Anthony, contending that its City Council violated federal law in 2012 by r...

Islamic Group Condemns Molotov Cocktail Attack

AP | VERENA DOBNIK and COLLEEN LONG | Posted 03.03.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A police security tower rose into the sky Monday, keeping watch over a globally prominent Islamic cultural center that was firebombed...

Mosque Approval In Southern California: Bellwether For The Rest Of The Country?

Mary Slosson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Mary Slosson

The Anti-Muslim fever in this suburban Southern California community has finally broken. Late last month, the City Council definitively ruled in favor of a proposed mosque.

Ground Zero Has Plenty of Problems, But a Mosque Isn't One

Anna Wainwright | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Anna Wainwright

It is shameful that in a city as diverse as New York, the Muslim community is still clearly viewed as guilty by association.

The Proposed Lower Manhattan Islamic Center Deserves Nuanced Discussion, Not GOP Fear Mongering

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

When you throw religion, politics and a seminal tragic event in modern American history into a pot, it's going to get sticky, messy and potentially unpleasant. Such a cocktail requires a thoughtful discussion.

The GOP Platform: No Muslims, No Mexicans

Martin Nolan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Martin Nolan

In 1856, the Grand Old Party was new. It promoted freedom in accordance with the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. Today, the party is old, no longer grand and promotes fear.

Arianna Discusses Ground Zero Islamic Center, Oil Spill Cleanup On Morning Joe (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Huff TV

Arianna Huffington joined the crew of Morning Joe this morning to participate in a variety of discussions, including a debate over the Islamic center ...

Our Constitution, Undivided

Ben Leming | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ben Leming

I ask all those who march against an Islamic Center in Tennessee to reconsider their views. Not only is intolerance antithetical to American values, it can actually harm our cause.

Is There a Media Bias?

Parvez Ahmed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Parvez Ahmed

Decrying the national media's silence as bias solidifies the misperception that the Muslim community is perpetually playing the victim card.