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Three California Mosques Receive Hateful Letters Mentioning Trump

Hateful letters sent anonymously to three mosques in California warning that Trump would “cleanse” the U.S. of Muslims have stirred fears among congregants.

November 28, 2016
A man walks past the closed Trump Casino on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City

Welcome to the Trump Internment Palace and Casino!

Good morning, and welcome to the Trump Internment Palace and Casino! You are in for a real treat. This is by far the most amazing ghetto that the world has ever seen. It has everything: lines for watery soup, university classes about real estate development that are such a good deal at only $15,000 each, the music of the wind softly passing through the hollowed-out remains of the newspaper building. It’s tremendous.

June 15, 2016
Obama greets students after his remarks at the Islamic Society of Baltimore mosque in Catonsville, Maryland

In Mosque Visit, Obama Delivers A Clear Message Of Inclusion

Obama’s speech revealed a deeper understanding of the concerns of the American Muslim community.

February 3, 2016

Plan For Virginia Mosque Becomes Target Of Anti-Muslim Backlash

The zoning meeting, in a community room packed beyond capacity, was intended to focus on traffic, lighting and parking impacts from a proposed building. But the building in question was a new mosque — and the meeting occurred four days after the terrorist attacks in Paris.

December 5, 2015
An entrance to a beautiful mosque in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

19 Killed In Suicide Bombing At Shiite Mosque In Saudi Arabia

A suicide bomber killed 19 people during Friday prayers at a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, residents and officials said, raising fresh concern about sectarian strife in the kingdom.

May 22, 2015

Muslim Group Urges New Way Of Dealing With Radicals

By Kurt Streeter, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Seeking a way to prevent violence like last year’s deadly Boston Marathon bombing, an Islamic advocacy group Monday announced a plan aimed at helping U.S. mosques identify and re-educate radicals. The Muslim Public Affairs Council — which long has pushed for a moderate, American-based Islam — hopes […]

April 15, 2014