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The first mosque in China was established by the Prophet's uncle

Islam has a long history in the People’s Republic of China, dating to the seventh century. The earliest Muslims were traders who came to the south eastern ports as part of the Indian Ocean trade as well as along the Silk Route. 734 more words


Event – October 30 | The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat: Pluralism Forum - India and Canada: Pathways to Inclusive Citizenship

Why do some societies succeed in living together peacefully with their diversity, while others struggle?

In the attempt to understand the factors that help to build inclusive societies, two experiences stand out in particular. 1,314 more words


A Chinese Rival to the World Bank - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

More on the AIIB.  There are good reasons for the U.S. not to resist the creation of the bank.  Here are come of them, as well as some clarity on the political dimension of the issue. 12 more words

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