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Chapel Hill’s lessons on violence and morality

Falling down hard  by Hamza Yusuf Posted by: MV Media  How do we make sense of the murder of three American Muslims? Sudden and brutal murders are always troubling but never so much as when they seem inherently mad and senseless. When a young man strides into a school and …

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Islamophobia in America

Tuessday | Rabi ath-Thani 28, 1436 AH | February 17, 2015 Masjids Between Hate and Fear: A Reflection on Houston’s Islamic Institute of Quba Fire  Assalamu alaikum: Muslim sisters, especially those who wear Hijab, have become a target of hate. We pray for you. Please watch out and move safely. …

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Iraq: Uranium Contamination, War Crimes And U.S.Troops

By Joseph R. Spencer 18 February,2015 Countercurrents.org Yet again the call comes from capital hill, and the cowling press that due to American-Zionist backed ISIS and their brutal tactics in Syria and Iraq, that the Unites States should, and most likely will, put combat troops on the ground in Iraq. …

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Debate over Muslim veils in universities surfaces in France

Last updated: Tuesday, February 17, 2015 11:22 PM PARIS —  The debate over wearing a veil at public universities has resurfaced in France following several recent incidents in the country, France 24 reported. Last week, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy’s political party Union for a Popular Movement (UMP) called for …

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Israel demolition of Palestinian homes

Hundreds of rabbis demand Israel halt demolition of Palestinian homes by Lizzie Dearden Source: The Independent February 16, 2015 | Posted by: MV Media     More than 400 rabbis from Israel, Britain and around the world have called on Benjamin Netanyahu to stop the demolition of Palestinian homes. Rabbis …

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Charlie Hebdo

This Attack Was Nothing To Do With Free Speech — It Was About War Most white people don’t like to admit it, but those cartoons upheld their prejudice, their racism, their political supremacy, and cut it how you will — images like that upheld a political order built on discrimination. In less than an …

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France’s Islamophobia

Croissants and cartoons: by Z A Rahman  Posted by: MV Media From the Croissant to the Cartoons: France’s Islamophobic Legacy: “Seek help in Allah and be patient. Verily, the earth is Allah’s. He gives it as a heritage to whom He will of His slaves, and the (blessed) end is …

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Three Muslim students Murdered at North Carolina campus

If it was 3 Jews murdered by a Muslim you can bet your bottom dollar the country would have gone in to lock down for a terrorist attack. Police charge suspect after three Muslim Americans are shot to death at University of North Carolina campus. 11 Feb 2015 20:44 GMT …

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The Hadith of the Pen and Paper and the Allegations of the Shī‘ah

https://ahadithnotes.wordpress.com/2015/02/11/the-hadith-of-the-pen-and-paper-and-the-allegations-of-the-shiah/ Translator’s Preface The belief of the Ahl al-Sunnah wa al-Jamā’ah in respect to the noble companions of the Messenger of Allāh (peace and blessings be upon him) has been clearly outlined by Ibn ‘Abd al-Barr (d. 463 AH) as follows: They are the best of generations, and the best …

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