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Park51, So-Called 'Ground Zero Mosque' Site, Has Been Requested For Demolition

NEW YORK, April 8 (Reuters) - A New York City real estate developer has filed plans to raze the "Ground Zero mosque," a structure housing an Islamic community center just two blocks from the site of the September 11, 2001, attacks, city officials said Tuesday.<p>The Islamic center and prayer space …

Mosque madness at Ground Zero

A mosque rises over Ground Zero. And fed-up New Yorkers are crying, “No!”<p>A chorus of critics — from neighbors to those who lost loved ones on 9/11 to …

There’s No Difference Between Bill Maher And Fox News When It Comes To Islam And Muslims

Bill Maher, a self-proclaimed “9/11 Liberal” has a history of Islamophobia and anti-Arab racism, claiming falsely that Islam and Muslims are: …

Bill O'Reilly On "The View": "Muslims Killed Us On 9/11" [VIDEO]; Co-Hosts Walk Off

<b>NEW YORK (CBS)</b> Bill O'Reilly got into a heated discussion on "The View" and his comments about the mosque near Ground Zero prompted two of its …

The Global Religious Landscape

Worldwide, more than eight-in-ten people identify with a religious group. A comprehensive demographic study of more than 230 countries and …

Bill O’Reilly, Bill Maher and Islamophobia

There was a pretty heated discussion of Islam on comedian Bill Maher’s <b>HBO</b> show over the weekend. And on Monday night (10/6/14), <b>Fox</b> host Bill O’Reilly …

Fox Host Bob Beckel's Increasingly Islamophobic Rhetoric

After declaring that no more mosques should be built in the United States until it works out "who is not a terrorist," Fox News host Bob Beckel …

Chapel Hill shooting and western media bigotry | Human Rights

Three Muslim Americans were murdered on Tuesday in a University of North Carolina dorm room. The crime came on the heels of recent anti-Muslim attacks in Europe, carried out in apparent response to the January murders (committed by Muslims) of Charlie Hebdo journalists in Paris.<p>Western media …

Religion

Tariq Ramadan Debates Moustafa Bayoumi on Proposed Islamic Center Near Ground Zero

<b>AMY GOODMAN:</b> The ninth anniversary of the September 11th attacks was marked on Saturday here in New York by the somber memorials and prayer services …

Why Muslim lives don't matter | Human Rights

Irrespective of what rallying cries, signs or adapted hashtags proclaim, Muslim lives in America don't matter. The aftermath of the murder of the three American students in Chapel Hill, and the broader context that spurred it, reconfirms this brutal truth.<p>The three victims - Deah Barakat, 23, his …

Religion

Most Muslim Americans See No Justification for Violence

Muslims Americans more likely than other faith groups to reject attacks on civilians<p>ABU DHABI -- Muslim Americans are the staunchest opponents of …