Articles Tagged with Muslim

Oklahoma Police Captain Removed From Command After Refusing To Visit Mosque

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Oklahoma police captain Paul Fields says he was punished for refusing to visit a Tulsa mosque he believed followed “radical Islam” teachings. Captain Fields was ordered to participate in an event which he considered a “proselytizing” Islamic worship service at the mosque. The Tulsa police captain said he was ordered to tell the Oklahoma police… Read more »

Bill Maher Sides With Rand Paul And Rages On Against Islam

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Bill Maher has been stirring up controversy even more than usual, focusing his fight against religion of Islam. After an exchange between him and Ben Affleck on his show, Bill Maher is still raging on against Muslims, claiming that Islam is the most evil of all the organized belief systems. But Bill Maher might not… Read more »

Dalai Lama Decrys Anti-Muslim Violence During Birthday Celebration

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Tenzin Gyasto, the 14th Dalai Lama, celebrated his 79th birthday with an address in which he spoke out against violence targeting Muslim minorities in Myanmar and Sri Lanka. The Dalai Lama spoke before tens of thousands of Buddhists, CNN reports. Hollywood actor Richard Gere was among the crowd there to hear the Buddhist leader speak… Read more »

Ban On Face Veils Is Upheld By European Court Of Human Rights

A woman wears a burqa and veil to cover her face in public.

France’s 2010 law banning burqas in public places has been upheld by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR). Advocates in France claimed the prohibition of face veils in public encourages citizens to “live together.” According to the Guardian, the law not only bans the wearing of face veils, but also balaclavas and hoods. Essentially,… Read more »