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Indiana Muslims Speak Out Against Kassig Murder

The beheading of an Indiana native by the terrorist group known as ISIS, or the Islamic State, is again putting American Muslims on the defensive.

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Indiana Muslim Community Denounces Kassig Killing

Indiana's Muslim community is speaking out about the murder of Indianapolis native Peter Kassig. 

Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Indiana Spokesman Muzaffar Ahmad says Islamic extremists responsible for the death of Kassig aren't true Muslims, but rather "barbaric people who claim to be members of the Islamic state."  He says they've "hijacked the religion of Islam." 

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Princeton holds academic discussion on religious extremism in Pakistan

PRINCETON — On October 17, over 130 people, including dozens of professors and students, attended a special academic discussion held in Princeton about religious extremism in Pakistan.

The event, moderated by Princeton Professor of Economics Dr. Atif Mian, included two distinguished panelists: Pakistani journalist and commentator Raza Rumi and Pakistani jurist and scholar Mujeeb-ur-Rahman.

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Why Won't Major Media Report on Muslims Combatting Terrorism?

There exist two scenarios where no one can hear you scream. The first is of course, in space because there's no oxygen. And the second is on Earth, but only if you're a global Muslim leader condemning ISIS and promoting universal religious freedom.

Such was the result of the landmark address His Holiness the Khalifa of Islam, Mirza Masroor Ahmad, delivered last week in London before 1000 dignitaries, politicians, faith and thought leaders, and academics at the 2014 Ahmadiyya Muslim Peace Symposium.

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Daily Inspiration: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

This feature is coordinated by The Post-Standard and InterFaith Works of CNY.

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community is a dynamic, fast growing international revival movement within Islam. Founded in 1889, it spans over 200 countries with membership exceeding tens of millions. Its current headquarters are in the United Kingdom. We are the only Islamic organization to believe that the long-awaited Messiah has come in the person of Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (1835-1908) of Qadian. Ahmad claimed to be the metaphorical second coming of Jesus of Nazareth and the divine guide, whose advent was foretold by the Prophet of Islam, Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him).

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Wearing Hijab for Modesty in All Things

Society has conditioned us to believe that a woman who wears hijab must be oppressed. Due to this, a lot of Muslim women are afraid to show their identity by wearing the cloth covering. But hijab is not a symbol of oppression; in many ways, it is liberating. Primarily, hijab is a way to achieve the goal of modesty, a characteristic that the Holy Qur’an instructs should be possessed by men and women alike:

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Fremont: More than 450 attend Ahmadiyaa Mosque's event on Prophet Muhammad

Despite having 1.6 billion Muslims around the world from a variety of backgrounds and cultures, or in spite of it, the religion of Islam and its adherents are still largely misunderstood.

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‘I am not ISIS,’ imam tells interfaith event

Murder and persecution of Muslims, Christians and Kurds in Iraq and Syria are “un-Islamic” and forbidden by that religion, Chino’s resident imam told the 19th annual Upland prayer breakfast last month, according to a news release issued by Baitul Hameed Mosque in Chino.

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Why This Doctor Believes That Ebola Will Not Be an American Catastrophe

"Ebola is going to take over the country, right?"

These days, folks who know me as an infectious-diseases specialist kickstart conversations with a similar question and then ask, "Should I buy a gas mask and a space suit?"

Calm down, people! Yes, Ebola is devastating, and it may continue to gnaw at Africa and the developing world, but it won't turn into an American catastrophe. Let me explain why I believe we will win this battle.

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