Ben Davidson

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How Muslims are using social media to reclaim their faith

'I heard you wanted us to start wearing ID badges, so I decided to choose one for myself,' a young Muslim woman wrote in a Facebook post addressed to …

Pope says 'catastrophic' if interests derail climate talks

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Pope Francis is visiting a slum on Nairobi's northwestern edge to press his call for adequate and dignified housing for society's most marginal, especially in burgeoning megacities like the Kenyan capital.<p>Francis has frequently insisted on the need for the three "Ls" — land, …

Central African Republic

Huckabee: Obama 'probably' wants to make Americans memorize the Quran

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee charged Monday that President Barack Obama's "new domestic terrorism plan probably requires Americans to memorize Koran verses."<p>That line — which has no basis in fact — came in a new op-ed the 2016 Republican presidential candidate penned for FoxNews.com.<p>"Why does …

Obama Administration

The Qur'an Would Condemn ISIS, not Support it

A 2008 report conducted by MI5 concluded that the majority of 'Islamic terrorists' are in fact not Islamic at all. In fact a large number of them …

Religion

Republican Muslims Hope the GOP Hate Away

Republican Muslims have watched as the party they identify with pushes them away with both hands. But for some reason, they haven’t given up on the …

Wow, Seth Meyers just stripped down Donald Trump’s lies and Islamophobia so clearly even your racist uncle will get it now

“When confronted about his lies, he doubles down,” Meyers says, before answering back with reality<p>"Late Night" host Seth Meyers was on fire Tuesday night when he lit up Donald Trump for spending the weekend lying to justify his racism and Islamophobia.<p>Trump swears that he saw Muslims in New Jersey …

Donald Trump

Muslim Americans speak out: What it's like to live in the US after Paris attacks

When a worldwide travel alert is issued, images of victims of violence in the name of religion dominate the headlines. But there are other voices in the story, too.<p>TODAY’s Erica Hill sat down with a group of Muslim Americans — all who were either born in the United States or raised here since early …

Religion