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By Elizabeth Tenety It’s easy to dismiss Florida Dove World Outreach Center pastor Terry Jones’ planned “International Burn a Koran … Continued

Americans must transcend ignorance on mosque near Ground Zero

By Mark R. Cohen The proposed Ground Zero mosque in New York (like a similar mosque opened recently in Roxbury, … Continued

Muslim Women Reclaiming Their Rights

Like the status of women in all the World’s religions, in Islam and Muslim societies patriarchy played and in many … Continued

Male Truths, Female Consequences

Former president Jimmy Carter and other world leaders issued this statement: “The justification of discrimination against women and girls on … Continued

Aasiya Zubair Hassan, Domestic Violence and Islam

The brutal and gruesome murder of Aasiya Zubair Hassan has prompted a great deal of soul searching in the Muslim … Continued

The Headscarf in Turkey

Walking the streets of Istanbul a few years ago, my wife, a devoted Muslim who does not wear a head … Continued

Islam Needs an Age of Reason

By Irshad Manji Love and religion do not always mix. No wonder the most common question sent to my website … Continued

“Muslims Speak Out”: An Unbalanced Panel

As a regular member of the On Faith panel, I am reluctant to bite the hand that publishes me. Nevertheless, … Continued

Terrorists Ignore Principles of Islam

Before I answer this week’s question, let me be very clear: This question is exceptionally offensive and borders on religious … Continued