Imam who pushed for moderate U.S. Islam dies at 74

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c. 2008 Religion News Service CHICAGO _ W. Deen Mohammed, the former leader of the Nation of Islam who broke with the racially tinged teachings of his father, Elijah Muhammad, and inspired thousands of African-American Muslims to follow mainstream Islam, died Tuesday (Sept. 9), his family said. He was 74. Mohammed died on the ninth […]

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