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'Discriminatory and unconstitutional': religious groups react to Saint-Lambert zoning decision

WATCH ABOVE: Religious groups are speaking out after a zoning law change that states only nine sites in Saint-Lambert can be used for places of worship. 358 more words


Muslim Lawyer Robocalls 18,000 People To Make Case For Proposed Sterling Heights Mosque

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (WWJ/AP) – A local Muslim attorney has reached out to thousands of Sterling Heights residents in hopes that they’ll have a change of heart and support plans for a new mosque in the Detroit suburb. 365 more words


Christian's a Muslim

Christian grew up in a Christian household, as you probably guessed by the name. Moving to Sydney and making friends with Muslim boys soon changed his perspective. 12 more words


Adventures in Istanbul: Day 1

Author’s Note: I’ve decided to make my travels in Istanbul a series, since I experience so much in my six days there. Thus, this read will be a little longer than usual, for you faithful blog readers accustomed to my 1,000 word essays. 1,454 more words

Deadly explosion hits Zaidi mosque in Yemen capital

A suicide bomb attack and a subsequent car bomb at a Zaidi mosque in Yemen’s rebel-held capital, Sanaa, have killed at least 20 people, in an operation claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’s (ISIL) Yemeni affiliate

Fleeing the Big City (Weekend in Bogor)

Yesterday we touched down in Pontianak, West Kalimantan!  I’m bursting with excitement, but before delving deeper I’d like to dedicate a post to the remainder of my time in Jakarta. 1,447 more words