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Breitbart
Linda Sarsour’s ‘Jihad and Allah’ Speech Blows Up Her Political Supportfor radical equality, why aren’t you?”). Sarsour gave her speech at the annual
Breitbart / Posted 23 hours ago
for radical equality, why aren’t you?”). Sarsour gave her speech at the annual convention of the fundamentalist group, the Islamic Society of North America. But that group distanced itself from her after equivocating for several days and offered... Read more
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Breitbart
Pamela Geller: Linda Sarsour’s Jihadis given deference and respect and accolades. She kicked off her speech to the
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
is given deference and respect and accolades. She kicked off her speech to the Muslim Brotherhood-tied group, the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA), by calling Wahhaj her “favorite person in the room.” According to a 2004 Columbia... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
These Posters Explain How To Help Stop Islamophobic Attacks In Publicthe nation is certainly different under the current White House administration,
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
the nation is certainly different under the current White House administration,” Yusufi Vali, executive director of the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center, told WBUR. “The Boston-Muslim community is feeling what the rest of the nation is... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Muslim leaders must denounce ‘armed jihad’Trump read it as a call for violence against the American president, Sarsour, w
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Trump read it as a call for violence against the American president, Sarsour, who made the comment in a speech to the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA), was quick to clarify she was not calling for violence. In an interview with The... Read more
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The Washington Times
Boston fears Islamophobia, blankets city bus stops with ‘building the safe space’ guidesBoston bus stops will be blanketed for the next two weeks with signs aimed at r
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
Boston bus stops will be blanketed for the next two weeks with signs aimed at ridding the city of “Islamophobia.” The Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center cheered an initiative launched on Monday by Democrat Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s office.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Boston Launches Anti-Islamophobia Poster Campaignwho are just in a tense situation in public or being harassed in public.' "Yus
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
who are just in a tense situation in public or being harassed in public.' "Yusufi Vali, executive director of the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center, said he feels the city's initiative is timely. " 'The climate across the nation... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Boston Launches Anti-Islamophobia Poster Campaignwho are just in a tense situation in public or being harassed in public.' "Yus
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
who are just in a tense situation in public or being harassed in public.' "Yusufi Vali, executive director of the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center, said he feels the city's initiative is timely. " 'The climate across the nation... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Boston launches poster campaign to combat Islamophobiaposters to anyone targeted -- whether Muslim, Latino or otherwise," said Suzan
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
posters to anyone targeted -- whether Muslim, Latino or otherwise," said Suzan El-Rayess, civic engagement director at the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center. San Francisco has a similar campaign. Thea Colman, whose sister had worked with... Read more
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The Washington Times
Saudi’s miniskirted lady reminds how Islam enslavesdriving, no showing head or skin in public, etc. But Saudi doesn’t turn a blind
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
driving, no showing head or skin in public, etc. But Saudi doesn’t turn a blind eye to women who don’t know their places in Islamic society. A poll in 2014, for example, found fully 63 percent of the country thought women should wear a niqab that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston will put up 50 posters on how to address Islamophobiause in Boston. “This initiative couldn’t come at a better time,” said Suzan El
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
use in Boston. “This initiative couldn’t come at a better time,” said Suzan El-Rayess, civic engagement director at the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center. “We encourage all of our fellow Bostonians to apply the approach in these posters... Read more
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Canberra Times
Jail time demanded for man, 34, who married 14-year-old girl at Melbourne mosqueplaced on a two- year recognisance release order, meaning he won't serve time i
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
placed on a two- year recognisance release order, meaning he won't serve time in jail. He was an imam of the Bosnian Islamic Society and Noble Park Mosque but was later sacked and had his celebrant licence revoked after his arrest. Video... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Jail time demanded for man, 34, who married 14-year-old girl at Melbourne mosqueplaced on a two- year recognisance release order, meaning he won't serve time i
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
placed on a two- year recognisance release order, meaning he won't serve time in jail. He was an imam of the Bosnian Islamic Society and Noble Park Mosque but was later sacked and had his celebrant licence revoked after his arrest. Video... Read more
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The Age
Jail time demanded for man, 34, who married 14-year-old girl at Melbourne mosqueplaced on a two- year recognisance release order, meaning he won't serve time i
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
placed on a two- year recognisance release order, meaning he won't serve time in jail. He was an imam of the Bosnian Islamic Society and Noble Park Mosque but was later sacked and had his celebrant licence revoked after his arrest. Video... Read more
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Barrow Journal
Terrell: Jihad in America?latitude in some interpretations. The concern with Sharia law is not only does
Barrow Journal / Posted 6 days ago
latitude in some interpretations. The concern with Sharia law is not only does it define the religious requirements of Islamic society; it also serves as the Muslims’ legal system. According to available information, Sharia manages both private... Read more
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The Washington Times
Linda Sarsour, Islam defender, Donald Trump attacker, plays victimand debate, diplomatic resistance and peaceful opposition. But decide for your
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
and debate, diplomatic resistance and peaceful opposition. But decide for yourself. In a videotaped speech to the Annual Islamic Society of North America, ISNA, Sarsoursaid: “Why, sisters and brothers, why are we so unprepared. Why are we so... Read more
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New Now Next
HRC Ejected From Largest Muslim Convention In North AmericaTwo weeks ago, more than 15,000 attendees gathered in Chicago for the the Islam
New Now Next / Posted 6 days ago
Two weeks ago, more than 15,000 attendees gathered in Chicago for the the Islamic Society of North America’s annual convention. The largest Islamic umbrella organization in the United States, ISNA represents more than more than 2,500 mosques and... Read more
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asianage
Muslim women: Crafting a new identitythe media. In this regard they stand with their sisters of all backgrounds. Th
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
the media. In this regard they stand with their sisters of all backgrounds. The traditional importance of Muslim women in Islamic society has always been and continues to be the foundation of the Islamic family. Social values strongly reinforce... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Khizr Khan brings message of citizens' rights to Baltimore CountyCASA of Maryland, the Baltimore Jewish Council, the Baltimore County NAACP, the
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
CASA of Maryland, the Baltimore Jewish Council, the Baltimore County NAACP, the Greater Baltimore Muslim Council and the Islamic Society of Baltimore. Kamenetz's campaign sent an email to supporters this week criticizing Republican Gov. Larry... Read more
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Breitbart
Linda Sarsour Defends Her Call for Jihad Against President Donald Trumpbe silenced. Sarsour’s op-ed did not quote from her July 1 speech to the natio
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
be silenced. Sarsour’s op-ed did not quote from her July 1 speech to the nation’s most prominent Islamic organization, the Islamic Society of North America. Her words matter, because they show she was urging Muslims to collectively declare that... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Kamenetz to honor Khizr Khan at ‘Call for Unity’ rally in Towson12 "Unity Day." Groups that are co-hosting the event include include Amigos Ba
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
12 "Unity Day." Groups that are co-hosting the event include include Amigos Baltimore County, the Baltimore County NAACP, the Greater Baltimore Muslim Council, the Islamic Society of Baltimore, and the Baltimore Jewish Council. twitter.com/al... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Push towards national school curriculum to apply faith to modern Australian lifeGaida Merei and Mohamad Abdalla hold signs promoting peace and unity with the c
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Gaida Merei and Mohamad Abdalla hold signs promoting peace and unity with the community. (Supplied: Zuzie Fiyad, Islamic Society of SA) A new high school curriculum will help young people realise there's no conflict between following... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Faith leaders call on Gov. Rick Scott to honor Pulse victims with executive orderwas joined by Rev. Bryan Fulwider of the Interfaith Council of Central Florida;
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
was joined by Rev. Bryan Fulwider of the Interfaith Council of Central Florida; Imam Abdurrahman Sykes, founder of the Islamic Society Leading Muslim Americans; Rev. Jennifer Stiles Williams of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church and Father... Read more
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Evening Standard
Islamic banking: an alternative to the conventional financial systemhas to function in accordance to Sharia law, an ensemble of precepts derived fr
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
has to function in accordance to Sharia law, an ensemble of precepts derived from the Quran which address all areas of Islamic society from marriage to commercial transactions. The key principle that underlies Sharia-compliant finance is the... Read more
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Breitbart
Muslim Immigrants Must Not Assimilate, Says Progressive Ally Linda Sarsourprogressive Democrats, last weekend. Sarsour’s remarks were part of a July 1 s
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
progressive Democrats, last weekend. Sarsour’s remarks were part of a July 1 speech given at the annual meeting of the Islamic Society of North America, or ISNA. She said: Our number one and top priority is to protect and defend our community.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Activist Linda Sarsour under fire for using term 'jihad' in speechSarsour said she was advocating solely for peacful, nonviolent dissent She was
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Sarsour said she was advocating solely for peacful, nonviolent dissent She was giving the speech at the Islamic Society of North American Convention Sarsour is one of four women who co-chaired anti-Trump Women's March in... Read more
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The Washington Times
Dana Loesch hammers ‘fake feminist’ Women’s March, planned anti-NRA protest2001,” TheBlaze TV host said, referring to Palestinian activist Linda Sarsour.
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
2001,” TheBlaze TV host said, referring to Palestinian activist Linda Sarsour. Ms. Sarsour recently gave a speech at the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) convention in Chicago in which she called resistance to Mr. Trump a “form of... Read more
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Salon.com
A Muslim activist is under attack because her critics don’t know what “jihad” actually meansout at Muslim activist Linda Sarsour because they don’t understand what the wor
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
out at Muslim activist Linda Sarsour because they don’t understand what the word “jihad” means. In a speech before the Islamic Society of North America last weekend, Sarsour discussed standing up to President Donald Trump as a form of “jihad.”... Read more
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FOX News
Muslim activist suggests resisting Trump is a 'form of jihad'even suggesting that resisting those policies could count as a “form of jihad.”
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
even suggesting that resisting those policies could count as a “form of jihad.” Sarsour’s remarks came at the annual Islamic Society of North America convention in Illinois. Sarsour, who was a lead organizer in the Women’s March after... Read more
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Newsmax
Women's March Co-Chair Calls for 'Jihad' Against Trumpagainst President Donald Trump, Linda Sarsour, is calling for a "jihad" against
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
against President Donald Trump, Linda Sarsour, is calling for a "jihad" against the president. During a a speech to the Islamic Society of North America convention in Chicago last weekend, Sarsour, a delegate to the 2016 Democratic National... Read more
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The Hill
Muslim activist urges community to be ‘perpetually outraged’ on Trumpwe stand up to those who oppress our communities, that Allah accepts from us th
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
we stand up to those who oppress our communities, that Allah accepts from us that as a form of Jihad,” Sarsour told the Islamic Society of North America Conference in Chicago. She encouraged unity among American Muslims against the Trump... Read more
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Breitbart
Linda Sarsour Calls for ‘Jihad’ Against Trump Administrationholy war, against the Trump administration last weekend. Sarsour was speaking
Breitbart / Posted 14 days ago
holy war, against the Trump administration last weekend. Sarsour was speaking in Chicago at the annual conference of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA), a group that the Investigative Project on Terrorism notes was an “unindicted... Read more
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Al.com
Report: After Alabama conviction, scammer went to work for FBI -- and kept on scammingto their client's case. According to Press-Register reports from 2006, Agbarei
Al.com / Posted 15 days ago
to their client's case. According to Press-Register reports from 2006, Agbareia and a partner scammed officials at the Islamic Society of Mobile in 2004. Agbareia represented himself as a representative of an Islamic development bank offering... Read more
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Business Standard India
Qatar's isolation: What lies aheadtheir yes-men in the UAE (United Arab Emirates), that led to the isolation of Q
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
their yes-men in the UAE (United Arab Emirates), that led to the isolation of Qatar is indeed yet another example of how Islamic society is getting divided day by day. It is said that by the time the world, as we know it, ends, Islam will have... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Mahoning Valley group reaches out to Syrian refugeesnumber of things in bulk for the US Together-Toledo resettlement agency to stor
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 days ago
number of things in bulk for the US Together-Toledo resettlement agency to store in a warehouse and Masjid AlKhair and the Islamic Society of Greater Youngstown and the Turkish American Cultural Center in Liberty put together gift baskets. Jackson... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Mahoning Valley group breaks down cultural barriers with Syrian refugeesnumber of things in bulk for the US Together-Toledo resettlement agency to stor
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 days ago
number of things in bulk for the US Together-Toledo resettlement agency to store in a warehouse and Masjid AlKhair and the Islamic Society of Greater Youngstown and the Turkish American Cultural Center in Liberty put together gift baskets. Jackson... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra's Islamic community marks the end of Ramadan marking the end of Ramadan on Sunday, with Eid al-Fitr events held at the Canbe
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
marking the end of Ramadan on Sunday, with Eid al-Fitr events held at the Canberra Mosque and at Exhibition Park. The Islamic Society of the ACT hosted celebrations in Yarralumla, matching events around Australia and the world as Muslims end... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra's Islamic community marks the end of Ramadan marking the end of Ramadan on Sunday, with Eid al-Fitr events held at the Canbe
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
marking the end of Ramadan on Sunday, with Eid al-Fitr events held at the Canberra Mosque and at Exhibition Park. The Islamic Society of the ACT hosted celebrations in Yarralumla, matching events around Australia and the world as Muslims end... Read more
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The Age
Canberra's Islamic community marks the end of Ramadan marking the end of Ramadan on Sunday, with Eid al-Fitr events held at the Canbe
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
marking the end of Ramadan on Sunday, with Eid al-Fitr events held at the Canberra Mosque and at Exhibition Park. The Islamic Society of the ACT hosted celebrations in Yarralumla, matching events around Australia and the world as Muslims end... Read more
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asianage
American Muslim leaders condemn Trump's travel ban unlawfulillegally singles out Muslims in line with campaign pledges by Trump to bar all
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
illegally singles out Muslims in line with campaign pledges by Trump to bar all Muslims from the country. Leaders of the Islamic Society of North America, which claims to be the largest Muslim advocacy group on the continent, slammed the ban as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
American Muslims decry Trump travel banillegally singles out Muslims — in line with campaign pledges by Trump to bar a
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
illegally singles out Muslims — in line with campaign pledges by Trump to bar all Muslims from the country. Leaders of the Islamic Society of North America, which claims to be the largest Muslim advocacy group on the continent, slammed the ban as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
American Muslims decry Trump travel banillegally singles out Muslims - in line with campaign pledges by Trump to bar a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
illegally singles out Muslims - in line with campaign pledges by Trump to bar all Muslims from the country. Leaders of the Islamic Society of North America, which claims to be the largest Muslim advocacy group on the continent, slammed the ban as... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Hate crime or not, Muslim woman attacked in Milwaukee wants the perpetrator caughtvictim says her account to detectives was lost in translation. It was near 13t
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 21 days ago
victim says her account to detectives was lost in translation. It was near 13th and Layton, just down the street from the Islamic Society of Milwaukee, where the 58-year-old woman was attacked by an unknown assailant on April 10th. Her lawyers... Read more
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Boston Globe
Staples charity goes Gaga, dumps Perry as partnerwhich helps people affected by murder and trauma; Yusufi Vali, executive direct
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
which helps people affected by murder and trauma; Yusufi Vali, executive director of the largest mosque in New England, the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center; and David Waters, chief executive of Community Servings, a Jamaica Plain nonprofit... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“I am going to die today for sure!” Police say “no evidence” attack of Muslim woman was hate crimehe bit me like animal,” the victim said. With blood-stained clothes, but nothi
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 23 days ago
he bit me like animal,” the victim said. With blood-stained clothes, but nothing taken, members of her congregation at the Islamic Society of Milwaukee held a press conference days later. Press conference after Muslim woman attacked “All the... Read more
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International Business Times
Iraq veteran drove truck through gates of Florida mosque and crashed into cars before fleeing parked cars shortly before a special Ramadan meal was due to begin. Shaun Urwi
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
parked cars shortly before a special Ramadan meal was due to begin. Shaun Urwiler, 42, smashed through the gates of the Islamic Society of Tampa Bay Mosque and began hitting cars while around 1,200 terrified worshippers looked on from within,... Read more
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Al.com
A few Baptists and a GOP candidate walk into an Alabama mosque...night a couple weeks ago. A few of us who attend Shades Mountain Baptist Churc
Al.com / Posted 24 days ago
night a couple weeks ago. A few of us who attend Shades Mountain Baptist Church responded to the invitation of Birmingham Islamic Society president Ashfaq Taufique to break the Ramadan fast at the Hoover Crescent Islamic Center. During Ramadan,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
CAUGHT ON CAMERA Man slams into cars at Tampa mosque then speeds offFla. - Families are stunned as they anxiously watch a gray truck smashing into
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 24 days ago
Fla. - Families are stunned as they anxiously watch a gray truck smashing into cars and right through the front gate of the Islamic Society of Tampa Bay Mosque. “He was aggressive and mean. Like he’s mean. He is like [acting like] 'I am going to do... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Too controversial': Turkey angers secularists by removing evolution from school curriculumwho don't think religion should have such a central place in society," Oktem sa
Brisbane Times / Posted 25 days ago
who don't think religion should have such a central place in society," Oktem said. He added, "Turkey is still not a deeply Islamic society, and much of the public visibility of Islam doesn't necessarily have a very deep basis." But for Aydogan,... Read more
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WA Today
'Too controversial': Turkey angers secularists by removing evolution from school curriculumwho don't think religion should have such a central place in society," Oktem sa
WA Today / Posted 25 days ago
who don't think religion should have such a central place in society," Oktem said. He added, "Turkey is still not a deeply Islamic society, and much of the public visibility of Islam doesn't necessarily have a very deep basis." But for Aydogan,... Read more
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The Age
'Too controversial': Turkey drops evolution from secular curriculumwho don't think religion should have such a central place in society," Oktem sa
The Age / Posted 25 days ago
who don't think religion should have such a central place in society," Oktem said. He added, "Turkey is still not a deeply Islamic society, and much of the public visibility of Islam doesn't necessarily have a very deep basis." But for Aydogan,... Read more
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