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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Social media blitzkrieg, Russian styleRussian trolls also pretended to be American Muslims. They took on the digital
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Russian trolls also pretended to be American Muslims. They took on the digital identity of a real group called United Muslims of America and, according to the Daily Beast, "pushed memes that claimed Hillary Clinton admitted the U.S. 'created,... Read more
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Canberra Times
'This is cultural hacking': How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicscaptured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albrig
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
captured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albright. One Russian Facebook page, the United Muslims of America, frequently posted content highlighting discrimination against Muslims. In June 2016, it posted a video... Read more
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WA Today
'This is cultural hacking': How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicscaptured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albrig
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
captured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albright. One Russian Facebook page, the United Muslims of America, frequently posted content highlighting discrimination against Muslims. In June 2016, it posted a video... Read more
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The Age
'This is cultural hacking': How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicscaptured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albrig
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
captured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albright. One Russian Facebook page, the United Muslims of America, frequently posted content highlighting discrimination against Muslims. In June 2016, it posted a video... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'This is cultural hacking': How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicscaptured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albrig
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
captured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albright. One Russian Facebook page, the United Muslims of America, frequently posted content highlighting discrimination against Muslims. In June 2016, it posted a video... Read more
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Business Insider
The United States has already lost a major battle in the information warthe Russian trolls also pretended to be American Muslims.They took on the digit
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
the Russian trolls also pretended to be American Muslims.They took on the digital identity of a real group called United Muslims of America and, according to the Daily Beast, “pushed memes that claimed Hillary Clinton admitted the U.S. ‘created,... Read more
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WA Today
Facebook takes down data and thousands of posts, obscuring reach of Russian disinformationopen the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Hel
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
open the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Helpfully six of them - Blacktivists, United Muslims of America, Being Patriotic, Heart of Texas, Secured Borders and LGBT United - had become publicly known through... Read more
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The Age
Facebook takes down data and thousands of posts, obscuring reach of Russian disinformationopen the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Hel
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
open the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Helpfully six of them - Blacktivists, United Muslims of America, Being Patriotic, Heart of Texas, Secured Borders and LGBT United - had become publicly known through... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Facebook takes down data and thousands of posts, obscuring reach of Russian disinformationopen the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Hel
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
open the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Helpfully six of them - Blacktivists, United Muslims of America, Being Patriotic, Heart of Texas, Secured Borders and LGBT United - had become publicly known through... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Facebook scrubbed potentially damning Russia data before researchers could analyze it furtheroperating out of Russia. Those accounts — Blacktivists, Being Patriotic, Secure
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
operating out of Russia. Those accounts — Blacktivists, Being Patriotic, Secured Borders, Heart of Texas, LGBT United, and Muslims of America — were among the 470 pages Facebook shut down in September as part of its purge of "inauthentic accounts"... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Facebook scrubbed potentially damning Russia data before researchers could analyze it furtheroperating out of Russia. Those accounts — Blacktivists, Being Patriotic, Secure
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
operating out of Russia. Those accounts — Blacktivists, Being Patriotic, Secured Borders, Heart of Texas, LGBT United, and Muslims of America — were among the 470 pages Facebook shut down in September as part of its purge of "inauthentic accounts"... Read more
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Business Insider
Facebook scrubbed potentially damning Russia data before researchers could analyze it furtheroperating out of Russia. Those accounts — Blacktivists, Being Patriotic, Secure
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
operating out of Russia. Those accounts — Blacktivists, Being Patriotic, Secured Borders, Heart of Texas, LGBT United, and Muslims of America — were among the 470 pages Facebook shut down in September as part of its purge of "inauthentic accounts"... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Facebook takes down data and thousands of posts, obscuring reach of Russian disinformationopen the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Hel
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
open the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Helpfully six of them - Blacktivists, United Muslims of America, Being Patriotic, Heart of Texas, Secured Borders and LGBT United - had become publicly known through... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Facebook takes down data and thousands of posts, obscuring reach of Russian disinformationopen the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Hel
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
open the question of what else those 470 accounts and pages had been doing. Helpfully six of them - Blacktivists, United Muslims of America, Being Patriotic, Heart of Texas, Secured Borders and LGBT United - had become publicly known through... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
How Russian content ended up on Pinterestdeleted pages have come to light through the efforts of outside researchers and
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
deleted pages have come to light through the efforts of outside researchers and journalists include Blacktivists, United Muslims of America, Secured Borders, and LGBT United. Albright found imagery from five out of six of those accounts on... Read more
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Slate
Here’s What We Know About Russia’s Use of American Social Media to Sway the Election340 million times. Those posts came from pages that masqueraded as American pol
Slate / Posted 11 days ago
340 million times. Those posts came from pages that masqueraded as American political interest groups: Blacktivists, United Muslims of America, Being Patriotic, Heart of Texas, Secured Borders, and LGBT United. LGBT United fronted as a gay rights... Read more
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New Now Next
The Russian Government Targeted LGBT Americans With Fake Facebook Pagesgovernment allegedly created and paid to promote more than 450 Facebook pages,
New Now Next / Posted 12 days ago
government allegedly created and paid to promote more than 450 Facebook pages, including “Blacktivists,” “United Muslims of America,” “Being Patriotic,” and “Heart of Texas,” reports The Washington Post. Among the fake pages was “LGBT... Read more
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Zero Hedge
New York Times Reveals That "Russia Ads" Were Mostly Made By Americansbelieved the page was stealing his views. Notably, that video – which appeared
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
believed the page was stealing his views. Notably, that video – which appeared on the Russian Facebook page called “United Muslims of America” – received far fewer views than the creator’s original post. “The video ends with Mr. Shah pointing out... Read more
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The Hill
Russian Facebook accounts promoted content made in the U.S.pages to repost content created by activists and commentators to generate traff
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
pages to repost content created by activists and commentators to generate traffic. In one instance, a page called United Muslims of America posted a video taken from Waqas Shah, a 23-year-old man from Staten Island. In the video, Shah, clad in... Read more
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The Economic Times
How Russia harvested American rage to reshape US politicscaptured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albrig
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
captured by CrowdTangle, a common social analytics tool, and gathered by Albright. One Russian Facebook page, the United Muslims of America, frequently posted content highlighting discrimination against Muslims. In June 2016, it posted a video... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Terrorist label frustrates rural Muslim community threatened by Sequatchie County manresidents 120 miles northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense," sa
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
residents 120 miles northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense," said Hussein Adams, chief executive of The Muslims of America, which operates this community and 21 others in North America. "For the last 30-plus years, we've been... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Fremont Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Missoulian
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Missoulian / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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The World
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
The World / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
The Times and Democrat / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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The Sentinel
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
The Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Santa Maria Times / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Sioux City Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Welcome to Islamberg, New YorkTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Sophisticated" Russia Memes Claimed Hillary, McCain Founded ISIS & Called For End To US Involvement In SyriaUS voters. Last week, the Daily Beast published 11 memes gleaned from a Facebo
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 days ago
US voters. Last week, the Daily Beast published 11 memes gleaned from a Facebook group purporting to represent the “United Muslims of America.” In reality, which Facebook was in reality a front for Russian propagandists. While the group reportedly... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Russian propaganda may have been shared hundreds of millions of times, research saysthe most recent 500 posts for each of them. For six of the sites that have bee
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
the most recent 500 posts for each of them. For six of the sites that have been made public - Blacktivists, United Muslims of America, Being Patriotic, Heart of Texas, Secured Borders and LGBT United - Albright found that the content had... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Russian propaganda may have been shared hundreds of millions of times, research saysthe most recent 500 posts for each of them. For six of the sites that have bee
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
the most recent 500 posts for each of them. For six of the sites that have been made public - Blacktivists, United Muslims of America, Being Patriotic, Heart of Texas, Secured Borders and LGBT United - Albright found that the content had... Read more
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Newsmax
Five Facebook Ads Designed to Divide America at Behest of Russiaoperation. Here’s a roundup: Operatives traced to the Russian government creat
Newsmax / Posted 18 days ago
operation. Here’s a roundup: Operatives traced to the Russian government created a Facebook group called United Muslims of America, the Daily Beast reported. The group published outlandish claims designed to divide. Among them: that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsvillage of Islamberg, situated 120 miles northwest of New York City, was set up
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
village of Islamberg, situated 120 miles northwest of New York City, was set up in 1980 and is the headquarters of the Muslims of America organization. But the enclave just west of the Catskill Mountains is dogged by terror accusations, many... Read more
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The Sentinel
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
The Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 21 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 21 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Sioux City Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Rapid City Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsmiles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense,"
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 21 days ago
miles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense," said Hussein Adams, chief executive of The Muslims of America, which operates this community and 21 others in North America. "For the last 30-plus years, we've been... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsmiles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense,"
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
miles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense," said Hussein Adams, chief executive of The Muslims of America, which operates this community and 21 others in North America. "For the last 30-plus years, we've been... Read more
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FOX News
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsmiles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense,"
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
miles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense," said Hussein Adams, chief executive of The Muslims of America, which operates this community and 21 others in North America. "For the last 30-plus years, we've been... Read more
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FOX News
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsmiles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense,"
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
miles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense," said Hussein Adams, chief executive of The Muslims of America, which operates this community and 21 others in North America. "For the last 30-plus years, we've been... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsTompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 21 days ago
Tompkins, N.Y. With them are Maj. James Barnes, second from right, and Muhammad Matthew Gardner, right, a spokesman for The Muslims of America. The troopers were making a goodwill visit to the village. "These folks that live here are American... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsmiles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense,"
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 21 days ago
miles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense," said Hussein Adams, chief executive of The Muslims of America, which operates this community and 21 others in North America. "For the last 30-plus years, we've been... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Terrorist label frustrates Muslim community in the woodsmiles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense,"
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 21 days ago
miles (193 kilometers) northwest of New York City. "It's a bunch of nonsense," said Hussein Adams, chief executive of The Muslims of America, which operates this community and 21 others in North America. "For the last 30-plus years, we've been... Read more
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