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Rep. Omar’s tweets warrant a balanced rebuttal

By Salman Ahmad and Summer Rahim Ahmad / For the Columbia Daily Tribune

Posted Mar 23, 2019  

Recent media coverage of tweets by U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., warrants a balanced rebuttal. 752 more words

Americas

After New Zealand massacre, Ottawa Muslims weigh increasing security at mosques

Worshippers at the Ahmadiyya Mosque are on alert

Judy Trinh · CBC News · Posted: Mar 23, 2019  

People gather at the Ahmadiyya Mosque in Ottawa’s Sandy Hill neighbourhood for prayers. 628 more words

Americas

Don’t believe the hype, Isis has not yet been defeated – here’s why

If the Americans are in fact leaving at last, the Kurds are still going to be betrayed and left to the mercy of their enemies – be this Turkey or Syria… 405 more words

Asia

Most white evangelicals support Trump's plan for a U.S.-Mexico border wall, poll shows

BY Lindsay Schnell, USA TODAY

President Donald Trump’s support among white evangelicals has dropped nearly 10 percentage points since taking office in January 2017, according to  129 more words

The Muslim Times

Russia: Golan Heights Status Change Would Violate UN Decisions – RIA

By Reuters

Druze Arabs on the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights hold an anti-election protest outside a municipal polling station in Majdal ShamsAmmar Awad / Reuters

Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Friday that a change in the status of the Golan Heights would be a direct violation of United Nations decisions, RIA news agency said in a report citing ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova. 39 more words

Asia

Laila Lalami: ‘White supremacists target Muslims but the threat isn't taken as seriously as other forms of terror’

Interview

Hadley Freeman

The Moroccan-born author talks about finding her voice, who gets control of the narrative and how it feels to be a Muslim in America today… 987 more words

The Muslim Times