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By ignoring the figurative language in the scriptures, you may very well miss the point.

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The Problem with Calling Terrorism “Religious”

We need better explanations for the horrors in the world today.

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Want to Argue About Islamic Violence? Know These 5 Facts First

Some facts on the ground of our national debate about Islam and violence.

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Reza Aslan: Radical Islam Is Still Islam 

The popular author says we can’t reject ISIS as non-Muslim. What’s needed is a rigorous expression of religious peace.

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10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Islam

If we’re willing to accept diversity within Judaism, Christianity, and Hinduism, we need to do the same for Islam.

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Takfirism: The Key to Understanding ISIL

How the Islamic State used a centuries-old practice to justify ideological cleansing and violent extremism.

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What 25 Conversations with Muslims Taught Me About Their Faith

I read the Qur’an differently after learning how my Muslim neighbors read their holy book.

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Religious? Atheist? None? There’s An App for You

Everything from prayer to holy texts, these apps have got you covered.

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Six Things Every Muslim (and Non-Muslim) Should Know About the Caliphate

Since ISIS declared its reestablishment, here’s what you need to know about the history and meaning of the Caliphate.

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What Does it Mean to Be a Muslim at Yale University?

What happens when a Yale student spends a month with the Muslims in her midst.