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Islamic Society of Western Mass. holds drive-thru fundraiser to help those in need during pandemic

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Islamic Society of Western Massachusetts has stepped it up to help feed their neighbors in need.

Due to the state’s public gathering restrictions, the organization couldn’t hold their annual “Ramadan Fight Against Hunger Walk”, so they held a drive-thru fundraiser instead. West Springfield Mayor William Reichelt came by Saturday afternoon for the presentation of a check to the Parish Cupboard…MORE: WWLP

Grafton Thomas: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

grafton thomas…“I am horrified by the stabbing of multiple people at a synagogue in Rockland County tonight,” Cuomo said in a statement. “We have zero tolerance for anti-Semitism in NY and we will hold the attacker accountable to the fullest extent of the law. NY stands with the Jewish community.” Here’s what you need to know:
1. The NYPD Located Grafton Thomas in a 2015 Nissan Sentra With ‘Blood All Over Him’ But His Pastor Says He’s Mentally Ill..more: heavy.com

5 Things You Need to Consider Before Leaving Your Job to Start a Business

Becoming an entrepreneur is an appealing prospect for a lot of people who are sick of the daily grind. With a great ideas and the motivation to control their own life, entrepreneurs are launching new businesses every day. Some business owners continue with their day jobs until they decide it’s time to dedicate themselves to their startup alone. But the most challenging part of such a decision is to know precisely when to take….MORE: /hackernoon

Health Benefits of Hugging – 10 Reasons Why We Need at Least 8 Hugs a Day

The article below is the result of decades of scientific research published by the French and Italian scientists 30 years ago. The wisdom of the 8,000 years of matriarchal rule in Persian Empire, overthrown 3,500 years ago, and other parts of Asia were proven right, that children raised with love, hugs and affection will grow up to become loving, caring, affectionate, smart, healthy, ..more: venusproject.org 

Washington Post: Jamal Khashoggi Last Piece Cried for Freedom of Speech

I received this column from Jamal Khashoggi’s translator and assistant the day after Jamal was reported missing in Istanbul. The Post held off publishing it because we hoped Jamal would come back to us so that he and I could edit it together. Now I have to accept: That is not going to happen. This is the last piece of his I will edit for The Post. This column perfectly captures his commitment and passion for freedom in the Arab world…MORE: .washingtonpost.com

You don’t need to look much further than the Quran for proof that Islam is a peaceful religion

A man reads the QuranHere are the reasons why the Quran doesn’t support the actions of terrorist groups both in the reasons for waging war and what it is appropriate to do when there is defensive justification for war.

 To be frank, God does give conditional permission for Muslims to wage war; however there are strict guidelines for this which jihadists do not adhere to…more:  .independent