WASHINGTON (RNS) Finding similarities in the problems they face, Muslim leaders from countries outside the Islamic world create a federation to tackle Islamophobia, youth radicalization and integration in their respective societies.
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(RNS) But Americans’ level of fear far outstrips the actual threat to U.S. lives, says a new report.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis is studying an invitation received several days after his first visit to the city’s Great Synagogue.
(RNS) A much bigger problem is pro-Christian and anti-Muslim bias that some educators may bring into the classroom.
(RNS) Can more Muslims in the media give us a better understanding of Islam and those who practice it?
Rose Hamid, who wore a white headscarf, reportedly stood up in the stands directly behind Trump when he suggested that Syrian refugees are affiliated with Islamic State militants.
“You can’t help but feel this is a hateful act (because of) all of the negative media, the politicians who want to ban Muslims, close mosques,” said an area Muslim leader.
(RNS) A new survey shows “religious freedom is now in the eye of the beholder,” said Charles Haynes, of the Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum Institute.
ISTANBUL (RNS) Imam Fadel Soliman teaches Muslims to deal with critics, but his “hidden goal” is to challenge his listeners’ own understanding of the precepts of Islam.