Category: Teen matters

FBI Recommended ‘Complete Idiot’s Guide,’ Anti-Muslim Books To New Agents

That’s the type of information included in a 62-page slideshow (PDF) produced by the FBI’s Law Enforcement Communications Unit,  …more talkingpointsmemo

 

I was forced to accept Islam!

By Danielle LoDuca OnIslam.net
I never aspired to be a Muslim. I didn’t even want to be a Christian. The whole concept of ‘organized religion’ was distasteful. I sought to use my mind, not resort to some ancient book for assistance in living my life. If…MORE:

Artists pay tribute to the Muslim Syrian Boy, whose tiny body washed up on a Turkish beach

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Twelve Syrian migrants drowned Wednesday when two boats sank in (  ) Turkish waters as they were heading towards the Greek island of Kos, in the latest tragedy to hit migrants in the Aegean.

But attention has focused on three-year-old Aylan, whose tiny body was photographed washed up on a beach in the resort of Bodrum in an image that quickly became a viral symbol of the tragedy of refugees….

more:  .i24news.tv

Forget French and Mandarin – Arabic is the language to learn, says the British Council

With more than 300 million people speaking it, no wonder the British Council is promoting its teaching in schools.The 10-year-old was looking at the card in front of him which showed an image of a fish. “Samak,” he said decisively..He and his classmates at Horton Park primary school, in Bradford, have been learning Arabic for three years now, courtesy of a drive by the British Council to boost the take-up of the language in state schools.His teacher, Saleh Patel – one of the few Arabic teachers working full-time in a British primary school – had told the class to link the pictures on the cards with the correct word in Arabic to describe them…more: independent.co.uk

Migrant found crammed behind car engine in attempt to enter EU

Agents of Spain's Guardia Civil found a man in the An African migrant has been caught trying to smuggle himself into Spain while crammed into a tiny space behind a car’s engine, in the latest desperate ploy to enter the EU.

The asylum seeker, reportedly from the West African nation of Guinea, was found hidden beneath the bonnet of the car as it crossed from Morocco into the Spanish enclave of Ceuta – one of two North African territories owned by Madrid…

more:  /www.telegraph.co.uk

British Labour Party politician’s Plan Against Sexual Harassment on Public Transport

Labour leadership rivals Andy Burnham, Yvette Cooper and Liz Kendall condemn proposal as an admission of defeat in fight for women’s safety

Yvette Cooper speaks during a women’s event in London. In response to the women-only train carriages idea Cooper tweeted: ‘Why should we have to shut ourselves away to stay safe?’

Why an AAU team chose to name itself the Motor City Muslims

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The Motor City Muslims pose for a team picture clad in warmups that read Brotherhood. (via Ali Altimimy)The Motor City Muslims pose for a team picture clad in warmups that read Brotherhood. (via Ali Altimimy)

Only a few weeks before their debut tournament this past spring, members of the nation’s only known all-Muslim AAU basketball team were still grappling with an important decision.

Did they want to select a team name that would make it easier to blend in on the AAU circuit or one that would highlight the differences between themselves and their opponents?…more:  .yahoo.

THE MAGIC HANDS!

A young man went to seek an important position at a large printing company. He passed the initial interview and was going to meet the director for the final interview. The director saw his resume, it was excellent. And asked,…