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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

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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

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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

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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
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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