FIJISUN – Political Islam, Christian protest against forced conversion

Christians in Gaza protesting ‘forced’ conversions to Islam
Fox News
Dozens of Christians in predominantly Muslim Gaza have staged a rare protest, claiming two members of their community were forcibly converted to Islam and are being held against their will.
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Gaza Christians hold rare protest over ‘forcible conversions’ of 2 to Islam
Washington Post
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Dozens of Gaza Christians staged a rare public protest Monday, claiming two congregants were forcibly converted to Islam and were being held against their will.
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Political Islam and the Battle for Najaf
Wall Street Journal
In The Wall Street Journal, Shiite cleric and former Iraqi parliamentarian Ayad Jamaluddin writes that Iran’s clerics have designs on the redoubt of moderate Shiism in Iraq.
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Wall Street Journal
An Islamic School for Girls
New York Times
A short documentary looks at a Koran school in Syria, where girls learn about bothIslam and women’s rights.
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New York Times
Gaza Christians Protest ‘Forcible Conversions’
ABC News
Dozens of Gaza Christians staged a rare public protest Monday, claiming two congregants were forcibly converted to Islam and were being held against their will. The small but noisy demonstration showed the increasingly desperate situation facing the 
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ABC News
Clinton mending fences in Israel while supporting Egypt
Examiner.com
 policy-shift from the traditional support for Israel to becoming more worried about not hurting the feelings of Muslim leaders, even if those leaders are tied to radical Islamicgroups such as the Muslim Brotherhood,” said former police sergeant 
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Islam, One SMS at a Time
New York Times (blog)
In the run-up to Ramadan, SMS spamming about Islam in Pakistan is surging. This is rapacity, not spirituality, speaking.
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New York Times (blog)
Egyptians Who Jeered Clinton Cite American Conservatives to Argue US 
New York Times (blog)
 at Saturday’s rally roared their approval when they were addressed by Tawfik Okasha, the host of a popular television program who has been called “Egypt’s Glenn Beck,” because of his embrace of conspiratorial thinking and hatred of political Islam.
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Islamic street preacher runs website with links to writers known for hate speech
Toronto Sun
An Islamic street preacher who says Western women should be forced to “cover themselves” runs an outreach website containing links to essays by controversial Muslim writers, including one banned from several countries and another who has advocated 
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Blogs 4 new results for Islam
Gates of Vienna: The Islam Critics’ Conference in Brussels
By Baron Bodissey
Notable Islam critics from all over the world had come together at the International Civil Liberties Alliance conference and were consulting on how an accelerating Islamism could most effectively be confronted. First-rate, stirring speeches from 
Gates of Vienna
Christianity and Islam will die like the others | An Agnostic in Wheaton
By James Kirk Wall
If the god of Abraham was never invented by men, some other belief would have taken the places of Judaism, Christianity and Islam. If none of the Abrahamic religions ever existed, we would still have gravity and evolution. There would still be 
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Saudi Arabia Considers Law To Criminalize “Insulting Islam”…
By ZIP
(Reuters) – Saudi Arabia is studying new regulations to criminalise insulting Islam, including in social media, and the law could carry heavy penalties, a Saudi paper said on Sunday. The potential regulations come five months after a Saudi 
Weasel Zippers
Muslim Congressman: Islam in America Must Not Retreat « Iran Aware
By iranaware1
In a May 26 address before the Islamic Circle of North America/Muslim American Society (ICNA/MSA), both Muslim Brotherhood front groups, André Carson commiserated with his audience over how difficult things have been for them since the 
Iran Aware

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