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Religious Persecution Around the World in 2016

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In the United States, it’s the FBI that watches the number of hate crimes each year. The last year the data was available, the most persecuted group in America based on religious hate was the Jews. Muslims are a close … Continue reading

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Muslim Woman Suspended for Refusing to Serve Alcohol

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A Muslim woman who works as a flight attendant was recently suspended from her job for refusing to serve alcohol to passengers. As of right now, Charee Stanley has been put on unpaid leave for one year. She has worked … Continue reading

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ISIS: It’s Just as Bad as You Think

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The vast majority of people in the United States are horrified by the things going on in the Middle East right now due to ISIS. You have almost certainly heard of some of the atrocities that have been committed by … Continue reading

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The Tyranny of Extremism

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Amid the grief and outpouring of support for those murdered in Paris comes the wailing of tears from another continent, where they are also suffering unspeakable brutality from extremists armed with weapons of war and equipped with no regard for … Continue reading

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America: God's Country?

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Should religion and politics mix? They inevitably will, but the question is where and how. A debate has been raging, a “culture war” has been decreed and some are asking themselves “what would Jesus do?” while others are completely ignoring … Continue reading

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NBC Under Fire for Not Being "Under God"

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Omitting parts of the Pledge of Allegiance during a US Open Broadcast creates a firestorm of fury from religious organizations. On June 19, 2011, NBC made a mistake they are sure to regret long into the future. During the opening … Continue reading

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Islam in America

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Muslims across America are in the thick of celebrating Ramadan and are coming up with ingenious solutions to reconcile American culture and religious observance. Ramadan is a month long journey for Muslims as they seek to purify themselves and be … Continue reading

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