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Fishing in Trouble waters

  [It is not only America’s Bombs, Bunker Buster, and Drones Muslims must dodge, but also Christian Missionaries lurking incognito, as aid workers and English Language Teachers. An Indian writer described these tentmakers as “vultures circling the sky to feast on carrions of famine, wars, natural disasters and misery and ……. like the deadly black widow spiders, they have cast …

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iERA respond to Tom Holland and Channel 4 – Islam21c

  This paper is a response to the Channel 4 Programme "Islam: The Untold Story", which was shown on Tuesday 28 August 2012 and presented by Tom Holland. The paper will address each of the main claims made by Holland. British broadcaster Channel 4 aired a programme "Islam: The Untold Story" on Tuesday 28th August 2012 with the show presented …

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Mr. Khaled Salem Al Mohammed visits CIS.

Mr. Khaled Salem Al Mohammed, Director in charge of Financial Resources, Public Relations and Media at Discover Islam, Bahrain, visited SL for the first time on the 01st of January, 2013.   Mr. Khaled Salem Al Mohammed visit was coordinated by Br. Zuhair and Br. Malik Ilyas in Bahrain. His visit was short but left with us a wealth  of …

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Eid Greetings

The CIS humbly pleads with Allah, The Lord of the Universe to accept the good deeds and acts of Global Muslims in the Sacred Month of Ramadhan. May Allah The Rahman and The Raheem bless those who excelled in charity and assisted the various projects of CIS. May they receive their rewards manifold. We pray to The Almighty to bless …

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From Facebook to God’s Book MARYAM AMIR-EBRAHIMI

Many of us have an addictive relationship with Facebook. We check our accounts compulsively, multiple times a day. It is sometimes the last thing many of us do before we sleep and the first thing we do when we wake up; time flies when we’re on it, and it is obsessive. Yet how many of us have an addictive relationship—have any relationship—with …

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Now, Swiss House votes to ban burqa in public – Press Trust of India

Geneva: After France, Netherlands and Belgium, Switzerland is now on its way to become the fourth country in Europe to impose a ban on burqa, with lawmakers on Thursday voting for a far-right move to outlaw face veils in public. Swiss parliamentarians turned inwards on the sensitive issue of immigration on Thursday by endorsing a bill authored by a politician of …

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10th Anniversary of 9/11 – By YAHYA EDERER (ABU MAJEED)

The horrific violence that took place on September 11th 2001 spawned many negative – and a few positive – realities. Before going in to any discussion about it, let’s look at the facts: The The major negative effects of 9/11 were: The murder of 3,000-plus innocent people, whose “crime” was going to work to support their families. Demonstrating our 800-billion-dollar a …

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Twenty Years in September – By SHIBLI ZAMAN

My Reflections on the 10th Anniversary of 9/11 I woke up. Everything was spinning. The fading blue sky was spinning over my head as the sun had just begun to set in September 1991. Where am I? I was sleeping in the backseat of my friend’s Jeep Cherokee going north on I-45 from Galveston, TX. We had lost a tire and were …

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