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Malek Fahd Islamic School again facing closure

Malek Fahd Islamic School again facing closure The nation’s largest Muslim school is again in financial crisis and facing closure after the ­federal Department of Education refused to continue funding it following years of mismanagement. In February federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham ­ordered that $20 million in commonwealth funding for Malek Fahd Islamic School in Sydney’s southwest be withdrawn in ... Read More »

Islam, Politics and the Arab Uprisings

Islam, Politics and the Arab Uprisings The history of Islam and politics encompasses a wide variety of thinkers and political ideas. It is pivotal to understand the historical context in order to comprehend the rise of Islamist movements in the Middle East and North Africa. Modern Islamist political thought was in part rooted in the rejection of European encroachment into ... Read More »

Dutch Anti-Islam Politician Geert Wilders Convicted Of Insulting, Inciting Discrimination Against Moroccans

Dutch Anti-Islam Politician Geert Wilders Convicted Of Insulting, Inciting Discrimination Against Moroccans A Dutch court convicted politician Geert Wilders of insulting and incting discrimination against Maroccans, but it imposed no penalty on him while clearing him of inciting hatred. Wilders was charged regarding a 2014 incident in which he urged his supporters to chant they wanted “Fewer! Fewer! Fewer!” Moroccans ... Read More »

Dutch politicians debate ban on Muslim headwear

Dutch politicians debate ban on Muslim headwear Bill set to pass in parliament outlawing face coverings in government buildings and health and education settings. Dutch politicians on Wednesday debated a limited ban on face-covering headwear worn by some Muslim women that would outlaw veils in places such as schools, hospitals and on public transportation. Only a few hundred Muslim women ... Read More »

Clinton Paints Herself as the Best Candidate for Israel

Clinton Paints Herself as the Best Candidate for Israel HILLARY Clinton attacks Republican front runner Donald Trump for saying that he would be “neutral” on the Israeli-Palestinian issue. Over 15,000 pro-Israel US citizens are expected to attend the conference, as well as an estimated two-thirds of Congress and 3,600 students from over 630 campuses. Clinton paints herself as the best ... Read More »

Israel Helped Plan Overthrow of Mohamed Morsi

Israel Helped Plan Overthrow of Mohamed Morsi Defence Minister Moshe Ya’alon admitted in his speech at the annual AIPAC conference, the largest Zionist lobby supporting Israel in the US, that the overthrow of Mohamed Morsi and the installation of Egyptian President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi was planned, in cooperation with generals in the Egyptian and Gulf armies and intelligence agencies. He ... Read More »

Trump Effect: Jewish and Muslim Organizations Form New Alliance

Trump Effect: Jewish and Muslim Organizations Form New Alliance A new Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council will work to protect religious minorities’ rights as well as other ‘issues of common concern.’ Less than a week after an election that left many minority and religious groups in the United States feeling disenfranchised, two important organizations – one Jewish and the other Muslim – ... Read More »

What makes a young British woman turn to Salafism?

What makes a young British woman turn to Salafism? Salafism is now thought to be the fastest growing Islamic faction in the UK. Salafism, often referred to as Wahhabism, is an ideology commonly associated with Isis and often features in the news, usually as a label applied to jihadis who’ve committed atrocities abroad. This has led many to assume that ... Read More »

Somali Refugee Makes History In U.S. Election

Somali Refugee Makes History In U.S. Election She’s a former refugee, a Muslim, a mom of three, and now the first Somali-American lawmaker in the United States. “This really was a victory for that 8-year-old in that refugee camp,” Ilhan Omar, 34, said. “This was a victory for the young woman being forced into child marriage. This was a victory ... Read More »

Justin Welby: It’s time to stop saying Isil has ‘nothing to do with Islam’

Justin Welby: It’s time to stop saying Isil has ‘nothing to do with Islam’ Claims that the atrocities of Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant have “nothing to do with Islam” are harming efforts to confront and combat extremism, the Archbishop of Canterbury has insisted. Religious leaders of all varieties must “stand up and take responsibility” for the actions ... Read More »