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The Hounding of Muslims Must Stop
We must not punish 1.6 billion Muslims for the crimes of a few.
Ahmed Mohamed, Muslim Teen Arrested for Homemade Clock, Withdraws From His Texas School
The 14-year-old boy was arrested last week after he brought a homemade digital clock to school.
Muslim Groups Call for Ben Carson to Withdraw Presidential Bid
Democrats also rounded on Carson after he said Islam is "inconsistent" with American values.
Chinese Persecution of the Muslim Uighurs Could Drive Them to ISIS
The few who have joined ISIS were inspired more by resentment of China than a global caliphate.
Video: Man Uses 'Hoverboard' Device on Islamic Pilgrimage
A video shows a man using a hoverboard style device at Muslim pilgrimage site
A Phantom Menace: Why Turkish Conservatives Are Worrying About Jedis
Some conservatives fear a religion based on Star Wars is undermining Islam among young Turks.
Why ISIS Vandals Destroy Ancient Temples at Palmyra and Bel
Their destructive actions may reveal profound doubts in ostensibly devout religious fanatics.
Islamic Scholars Call Muslims to Action on Climate Change
Muslims leaders joined Pope Francis and the Church of England as religious bodies weigh in on environment.
How Uninformed U.S. Politicians Help ISIS
Politicians screeching about ‘Muslim extremists’ are the Islamic State’s best recruiting tool.
What a Newly Dated Early Koran Tells Us About Islam
Two Koran fragments in the University of Birmingham’s collection have been dated to the era of Muhammad’s life.
Anti-Extremism Curriculum Gets Cold Reception from UK Government
Government officials have declined invitations to attend the launch of the curriculum.
A Dream Deferred? Islam, Modernity and Double Standards
ISIS is as modern as Guantanamo and Abu Ghraib. They are all products of our age.
Ramadan: Time for Muslim Rulers to Reflect on Ethical Governance
Most of the so-called Muslim leaders are dictators, kleptocrats and absolute monarchs who lack the trustworthiness to earn public confidence.
Prayers Inflame Tensions Between Mulisms and Jews Over Jerusalem Holy Site: Report
After 900 years, Jews are chipping away at Muslims' exclusive control of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Israel.
The Battle over Turkey's Hagia Sophia Museum
The move to convert the Hagia Sophia museum into a mosque is part of a divisive war over Turkey’s soul.
Bring Guns, Attendees at 'Freedom of Speech' Rally Outside Mosque Are Told
People are expected to gather with their weapons as worshippers enter the mosque for sunset prayer.
Ignored and Unreported, Muslim Cartoonists Are Poking Fun at ISIS
Muhammad cartoon contests ignore the many satirical voices of Muslim artists.
For Muslim Leaders, Texas Attack Means Another Public Apology for Events They Don't Control
Muslim leaders denounced violence following the Sunday shooting in Texas outside a so-called anti-Islamic event.
Garland Shooting: What Is the American Freedom Defense Initiative?
The group offered a $10,000 prize for the best drawing of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad.
Police Kill Two Gunmen at Texas Exhibit of Prophet Mohammad Cartoons
Geert Wilders, a polarizing Dutch politician and anti-Islamic campaigner who is on an Al-Qaeda hit list, was among the speakers at the event.
UK Prison Service Allowing Jihadi Book to Be Distributed to Inmates
Prisons in England and Wales are a breeding ground for extreme Islamic views and radicalisation of inmates.
After Garissa, Kenyans and Somalis Face Divided Future
Ethnic divisions flare in Kenya in the wake of the al-Shabaab massacre which killed 148 people.
‘A Hardliner’s Nightmare’: Religious Tolerance in Europe’s Only Majority-Muslim Country
Albania has developed a reputation for religious tolerance in the wake of the Communist regime.
We Need a Muslim Reformation
Moderate Muslims are angry that their religion has been hijacked by radical Islamists.
There’s No Place for Terror in the Teachings of Islam
Egypt’s Grand Mufti: The Prophet would not condone Islamist acts of murder and violence.
Muslim Groups Accuse UK Government of ‘Criminalising’ Islam
A letter signed by a range of community leaders condemns the “ongoing demonisation of Muslims in Britain”.
Charlie Hebdo Given Islamophobia 'Award' by Muslim Group
A London-based group dubbed staff at the magazine 'international Islamophobe of the year' despite January's terror attack.
Austria Bans Foreign Funding for Islamic Groups
The law also says that Muslims must use a standardised German Quran.
Senior Muslim Cleric Calls For Islamic Teaching Change
Al-Azhar’s grand imam linked misinterpretations of the Koran to religious extremism.
Obama Rejects Idea That West is at War With Islam
Obama urged countries to tackle violent Islamist militancy around the world.