Category: Health and safety

health and safety

When Cheap Laughs Cost Too Much

Some people unfortunately think that the best way to respond to the intolerance of Muslim fanatics is to insult all Muslims.

That’s the twisted thinking behind professional Muslim baiter Pamela Geller’s ill-advised contest in Garland, Texas. Her organization, the American Freedom Defense Initiative, offered a $10,000 prize to a cartoonist deemed to have drawn the best mocking picture of Islam’s Prophet Mohammad. See More

China orders Muslim shopkeepers to sell alcohol, cigarettes, to “weaken” Islam

Chinese authorities have ordered Muslim shopkeepers and restaurant owners in a village in its troubled Xinjiang region to sell alcohol and cigarettes, and promote them in “eye-catching displays,” in an attempt to undermine Islam’s hold on local residents, Radio Free Asia (RFA) reported. Establishments that failed to comply were threatened with closure and their owners with prosecution….more: WASHINGTONPOST.COM


For Pakistani attorney Shahzad Akbar, who represents 150 victims of the strikes, including the Rehman family, President Barack Obama’s recent apology for the killing of two Americans merely underscores the double standard that exists for civilian death. “Today, if Nabila or Zubair or many of the civilian victims — if they are watching on TV the president being so remorseful over the killing of a Westerner, what message is that taking?”..

American Muslims should fight Islamophobia in 2016 elections

The American Muslim condition is paradoxical. Muslims in the U.S. live in the best of circumstances and the worst of times.American Muslims should fight Islamophobia in 2016 elections Most tend to be mainstream, moderate and middle class. They are educated and are well integrated into American society. In fact, they are seen as a model for European countries to emulate. But American Muslims also live in a sociopolitical climate in which Islamophobia is …more: /america.aljazeera

2 Month Old Boy Killed, Mauled by Family’s Pit Bull

“He who kept a dog other than one meant for hunting or for the protection of the herd would lose two qirat of his deeds every day. Salim said: Abu Huraira (Allaah be pleased with him) used to say: Or the dog meant for watching the field, and he was the owner of the land” (Hadith Sahih)

Behind 60 Minutes’ decision to show disturbing video

“If you don’t see it, I don’t believe the impact truly hits you,” Pelley tells 60 Minutes Overtime. “Even though people will be disturbed by what they see, it has to be seen.”

Why Scott Pelley’s story shows some of the most graphic footage in the broadcast’s history. Pelley discusses his report on a sarin attack in Syria..more:

Hidden cameras reveal airport workers stealing from luggage

Narrated Abu Huraira:The Prophet said, “When an adulterer commits illegal sexual intercourse, then he is not a believer at the time, he is doing it, and when a drinker of an alcoholic liquor drinks it, then he is not a believer at the time of drinking it, and when a thief steals, then he is not a believer at the time of stealing, and when a robber robs, and the people look at him, then   he is not a believer at the time of €doing robbery” .(Translation of Sahih Bukhari)