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Muslim Extremists

Rocking the Cradle of Civilization: Antiquities Theft Funding Terrorists

Deborah M. Lehr | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics
Deborah M. Lehr

Criminal networks are robbing from our past to fund their terrorist activities, intimidate and undermine already struggling countries. This global crisis requires a global solution, and the United States is well-positioned to lead this charge.

Russian Muslims In Spotlight As Sochi Olympics Begin

Posted 02.08.2014 | Religion

Security concerns have been a major aspect of this year's Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, due to current unrest in nearby regions. A Pew Research su...

Maldives Museum Reopens After Vandalism

AP | By KRISHAN FRANCIS | Posted 04.15.2012 | Arts

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka -- The Maldives' national museum reopened Tuesday without some of its most valuable exhibits a week after a mob of suspected religi...

Is The Islamic Terrorist Threat Overblown?

Posted 10.09.2011 | Religion

By Yonat Shimron c. 2011 Religion News Service (RNS) After a car bomb detonated on Wall Street one minute past the noon lunch hour killing 38 peop...

Can Google Help Stop Violent Extremism?

The Washington Post | Posted 08.24.2011 | Technology

Technology giant Google, having conquered the Internet and the world around it, is taking on a new challenge: violent extremism....

Muslims, Not Islam, Need Reform

Qasim Rashid | Posted 07.12.2011 | Religion
Qasim Rashid

Irshad Manji claims that not just Muslims, but the Quran and Islam itself need reformation. In doing so, Manji ignores the possibility that the owner's manual might be fine, while the issues lie with the owner.

Prophet Cartoon Paper Terror Plot Foiled; 5 Arrested In Denmark Before 'Imminent Attack'

AP | JAN M. OLSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Police in Denmark and Sweden said they thwarted a terrorist attack possibly hours before it was to begin Wednesday, arrest...

"Muslims Killed Us On 9/11?"

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

There's nothing like a little good old fashioned racist propaganda to scare the bejesus out of the blissfully unaware and bolster one's position.

Terrorists, Pirates and Anarchy, Somalia Style

John Prendergast | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Prendergast

Somalia has become the poster child for transnational threats emanating from Africa.