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Conversions From Islam in Europe and Beyond

Conversions from Islam tend not to follow the theological model of transformation inherited from Christianity.

Published: August 15, 2017 at 05:30AM

Opinion By FAISAL DEVJI… 65 more words

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Minnesota Governor Calls Mosque Attack a ‘Criminal Act of Terrorism’

The explosion, which the F.B.I. said was caused by an improvised explosive device, rocked the mosque early Saturday morning. No one was injured by the blast. 77 more words

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What Does It Take to ‘Assimilate’ in America?

Americans often worry whether newcomers will adapt to our way of life. But we’ve never quite decided just what it is we demand of them. 75 more words

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A fresh perspective

Amina’s Voice, by Hena Khan (2017)

Opening line: “Something sharp pokes me in the rib.”

Amina is the daughter of Pakistani immigrants, living in Milwaukee, WI, and she’s having a hard time finding her way in middle school. 316 more words

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Illinois peeps, check out - Jack Shaheen, Who Resisted and Cataloged Stereotyping of Arabs, Dies at 81

Dr. Shaheen began his campaign against xenophobia in films and on television in 1974, documenting and mitigating negative images of Arabs and Muslims….. via NYT U.S. http://ift.tt/2ukjsiJ

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Illinois peeps, check out - Jack Shaheen, Who Resisted and Cataloged Stereotyping of Arabs, Dies at 81

Dr. Shaheen began his campaign against xenophobia in films and on television in 1974, documenting and mitigating negative images of Arabs and Muslims….. via NYT U.S. http://ift.tt/2ukjsiJ

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