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Newt Gingrich Compares Park51 Project To Quran Burning: Obama Should Tell Imam 'Don't Do It'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Republican House speaker Newt Gingrich on Friday urged President Obama to respond to the Park51 Islamic Community Center proposal near Ground Z...

Obama the Pedagogue Versus Sarkozy the Demagogue?

Dominique Moisi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dominique Moisi

In politics, you can chose to be a pedagogue or a demagogue. In the past few weeks, the American and French presidents have represented near perfect illustrations of these two models.

Mr. Obama... Are You Out There?

Jessica Peck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jessica Peck

We need our President to take a stand. Silent for much of the summer, Obama finally entered the mosque fray earlier this month. Well, kind of.

Build the Mosque; Help Defeat al Qaeda

Matthew Alexander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matthew Alexander

The Cordoba House would be a powerful symbol of U.S. tolerance and freedom that will stand in direct contradiction to al Qaeda's narrative that Americans hate Muslims.

Growing Number Of Americans Say Barack Obama Is A Muslim

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

Washington, D.C. -- A new national survey by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press and the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life finds that...

Reflections on President Obama's Remarks Supporting the Islamic Cultural Center in Lower Manhattan

Rabbi Irwin Kula | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Irwin Kula

As an eighth-generation rabbi whose father came to this country in 1938 to escape religious persecution, I applaud and am inspired by President Obama's remarks in support of the Islamic cultural center in Lower Manhattan.

'Ground Zero Mosque' Becomes Another Election-Year Hurdle For Democrats

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Add another election-year hurdle for Democrats: President Barack Obama's forceful defense of the right of Muslims to build a mosque...

President George Washington's Letter to the Jews of Rhode Island Applies to the Muslims of New York

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ed Koch

Obama was right to express his views on constructing a mosque near Ground Zero. His position will be remembered with the same regard as George Washington's letter to the Jews who built the Touro Synagogue.

Obama Hosts Ramadan Dinner (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

On Friday (Aug. 13) President Barack Obama continued the annual tradition of holding an iftar dinner, the meal that breaks the dawn-to-dusk fast for M...

Obama Defends Ground Zero Mosque Plans In Ramadan Dinner Speech

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Friday forcefully endorsed allowing a mosque near ground zero, saying the country's founding principles d...