Tag: messages

Educators update anti-bullying messages to protect Muslims (AP)

While schools generally do not keep statistics on motivations for bullying, a survey of 600 Muslim students in California by the Council on American-Islamic Relations found in October, even before the latest attacks, that 55 percent reported facing religion-based bullying — a rate twice as high as the national average of students who report being bullied at school. Officials with the group say bullying reports spiked in recent months….more:  /counton2.com muslims/

Federal Power to Intercept Messages Is Extended

By ROBERT PEAR Published: December 28, 2012 WASHINGTON — Congress gave final approval on Friday to a bill extending the government’s power to intercept electronic communications of spy and terrorism suspects, after the Senate voted down proposals from several Democrats…

Not Always Hate

  ‘Hate’ firebombings an insurance scam, cops say Anti-Semitic messages in Midwood, Brooklyn, attack were a ruse By Reuven Blau AND Rocco Parascandola / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Police say November firebomb attack that burned cars in Midwood, Brooklyn, was…