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After being called ‘terrorists,’ B.C. brothers organize event to talk about Islam

Islam event…Being called terrorist as a joke is something Kian’s brother Razaan has also experienced. “When you think about it, if you’re to be called a terrorist simply because of the colour of your skin,” he said, “Obviously, the mentality of the people making these jokes is that if you are brown, you are more likely to be a terrorist.”

The Sentinal Secondary students organized a public talk in West Vancouver …MORE: bc.ctvnews.ca

‘Confronting Religious Violence’ focus of interfaith talk

Not-in-Gods-Name-US-cover.jpgWEST SPRINGFIELD – The pubic is invited to an April 5 interfaith discussion at the Islamic Society of Western Massachusetts that concludes a group study of an award-winning book written by an English-born rabbi about the need to lessen intolerance among religious faiths. The concluding gathering for Rabbi Jonathan Sacks’ “Not in God’s Name: Confronting Religious Violence” includes dinner and will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the society’s headquarters, 377 Amostown Road. It is sponsored by the Interfaith Council of Western Massachusetts, South Hadley’s Center Church, First Church Congregational, United Church of Christ, and the society….more: masslive.

God. Love vs Talk

By Marwan Al Masri, Is faith in the heart? Is it there that your love for God resides? No doubt. But the more important question is: how do you know for sure that you actually love God and you are…

OBAMA: “When ignorant folks advertise ignorance–you don’t have to do anything–just let them talk”

President Obama on Sunday said that Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s racist comments show that 151115racism still lives in the U.S.

“When ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don’t really have to do anything, you just let them talk. That’s what happened here,” Obama said when asked about Sterling’s comments during a press conference with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, according to CNN. more democraticunderground.

…Or Keep Quiet

Rasul Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “Anybody who believes in Allah and the Last Day should not harm his neighbor, and anybody who believes in Allah and the Last Day should entertain his guest generously, and anybody who…