Tag: Religion

Since 9/11, interest in Islam increases locally

Since 9/11, interest in Islam increases locally BY ASMAA ELKEURTI | SEPTEMBER 09, 2011 7:20 AM University of Iowa student Gewiria Fadl entered a Best Buy store in Massachusetts one day in 2002 wearing a traditional Muslim headdress. “Make sure she doesn’t have…

Anti-Islam Protest Shows Lack of Tolerance

Members of the Say No To Hate Coalition hold a counterprotest Tuesday in Tulsa. MIKE SIMONS / Tulsa World By World’s Editorial Writers   The line between tolerance and intolerance was never clearer than it was last week when opposing…

Jewish Women Wearing Burqa: A Disturbing Trend

Newly-religious women walking around covered head-to-toe in black clothes are growing in numbers. Even six-year-old girls are made to hide their faces. Haredi rabbis finally condemn growing trend They arrive there every morning, girls aged six to 10 covered head…