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04 30 16

Event centered on discussion of Islam hosted in Marshfield

By Adam Hocking, Editor
MARSHFIELD — A near capacity crowd squeezed into the Hub City Ballroom at Marshfield’s Holiday Inn Conference Center on Saturday, April 23, pursuing common goals of education and understanding.
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04 21 16

2016: The Year of the Muslim American Vote

By: Kira Margoshes, April 21, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C.-It has often been said that history is written by the winners, but what about those who shape history in the making? That is what the American Muslim communities nationwide are going to find out. With the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) and the Council of American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)  the goal to register a million American Muslim citizens for the upcoming presidential election is underway.
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04 20 16

Successful Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill

(WASHINGTON D.C., Monday, April 18th, 2016) — The US Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO) hosted the Second Annual National Muslim Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Representing 28 States more than 330 activists convened on Capitol Hill to connect national, regional and state Muslim Organizations, community members and activists with their elected representatives.
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04 19 16

Cruz snubs Muslim advocacy groups

By Lauren Markoe, Religion News Service, 4/18/2016
WASHINGTON (RNS) Muslim groups say Sen. Ted Cruz and his Capitol Hill staff refused to see them during an annual lobbying day in which hundreds of Muslim constituents met with their senators and representatives.
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04 18 16

Amerikalı Müslümanlardan Kongre’de İslamofobi Mesaisi

(Turkish) 04-18-2016, Manşet
ABD’nin farklı yerlerinden gelen yüzlerce Müslüman sivil toplum kuruluşu temsilcisi, Kongrede milletvekilleriyle İslamofobi eksenindeki temel sorunlar üzerine lobi çalışması yaptı.
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04 13 16

ICNA Sisters celebrate diversity, achievements

Mississauga News, By Nouman Khalil, Apr 13, 2016
Celebrating diversity, achievements and contributions of Muslim women in Canadian society, ICNA Sisters, a division of ICNA (Islamic Circle of North America) Canada, marked International Women’s Day.
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04 13 16

Mainstreaming American Muslims

Abdur Rahman Chowdhury, Virginia, USA, 4/13/2016
In the mayhem that took place in Lahore, Ivory Coast, Brussels, Paris and San Bernardino, California in recent past, the assassins were disgruntled Muslim youths and the victims of assassinations were Christians. Reactions to these murders were marked by strong notes of disdain and vengeance. Ted Cruz, one of the Republican front-runners, called for intense surveillance on the Muslim neighbourhood allowing the security forces to apprehend the miscreants before they could do any harm.
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04 13 16

2016 Youth Conference Theme Announced!

Youth Conference 2K16 is almost here! It’s a weekend full of main sessions and intensive sessions led by inspirational speakers and a chance for us to increase our knowledge and boost our Iman. Every year we aim to tackle a different but crucial problem faced by young Muslims.
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04 10 16

Detroit Metro Muslims Launches “Educational Campaign”

Detroit, MI (April 10, 2016) – GainPeace – Detroit has launched an educational campaign, which runs from April 1, 2016 until April 30th, 2016. The campaign includes 23 billboard on Islam and Muslim all across Detroit Metro on major highways and streets.
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04 9 16

Did Jesus die on Cross?

Read the previous part first: “A critical review of Trinity, Sin, & Salvation in Christianity
The cornerstone of Christian belief is that Jesus came to die as the substitutionary death for the sins of mankind.
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04 2 16

Trinity, Sin, & Salvation in Christianity: A critical review

Read the previous part first: “Who is not Jesus?
This is a major point of disagreement between Muslims and Christians.  The Qur’an emphatically refutes trinity.
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04 1 16

Muslims to Vote and Thwart Trump’s Campaign

Campaigning for one million Muslim voters against Donald Trump.
by Elisa Meyer
Reema Ahmad, the director of Project Mobilize, a political action nonprofit organization dedicated to the betterment of Muslim American community, understands the importance of this year’s U.S. Presidential election.
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