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Despite Persecution, Ahmadi Muslims Engage in Prayer

You may not know, but fumes of hatred suffocated an eight-month-old infant not so many days ago. A mob in Pakistan set aflame several homes of members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. The mob killed a woman and her two young granddaughters. Firemen came, but the mob stopped them from extinguishing the flames.

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Pakistan's Ahmadiyya: An 'absence of justice'

Rabwah, Pakistan - Seeing her lying in her hospital bed, it’s difficult to tell what Mubashara Jarra has been through. Outwardly, she appears fine. No intravenous tubes snaking into her body, and no bandages covering up her wounds.

"I'm feeling much better," she says, in a low voice.

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What about a Palestinian's right to freedom?

In his recent article, Dov Lipman invoked American values and warned us of "hypocrisy" if we don't support "Israel's right to defend itself." But he forgot our core value: freedom.

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Letter: Don't meet violence with more violence

On July 27, the final day of the month of Ramadan, a mob damaged and set fire to eight Ahmadi Muslim homes in Gujranwala, Pakistan, killing three, including an 8-month old girl, and injuring several others. The local police were parked near the homes, but instead of enforcing the law, they stood by and watched.

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A Muslim Reflection on Global Crisis

As conflicts rage around the world and innocents suffer in the Gaza crisis, Ukraine-Russia tension continues, and sectarianism boils over in Iraq and Syria , one wonders if history is repeating itself. Just as in 1914, now a hundred years after Word War I, small conflicts have the potential to boil over into something bigger. Slogans of national interest, democracy or religious utopia are being raised by different sides to mask the age old desire for domination of resources.

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Is No One Willing to Help the Gazans?

After slaughtering nearly two thousand Palestinians, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu rebuked the United States “not to ever second guess [him] again on Hamas.” Netanyahu is a poster child for the Quran sayings: “We appoint for him a satan who becomes his companion” (43:37) and “Then if he does evil deeds we degrade him as the lowest of the low” (95:6).

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9 Facts About the Israel-Palestine Conflict On Which We Can All Agree

Simply open your mouth on Israel-Palestine, and faster than you can blink you'll be labeled either a heartless Zionist or a Hamas terrorist. Both extreme labels are equally fruitless.

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Rashid: When civil servants aren't so civil

They say a man's reputation is his most valuable possession.

I, along with every other Virginia lawyer, bet my reputation when I proudly took the oath to "faithfully and impartially" uphold Virginia's laws and the U.S. Constitution. This oath is also required of all Virginia civil servants.

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State Dept. should act on Pakistan’s religious freedom violations, watchdog group says

(RNS) An independent religious freedom watchdog panel has welcomed the State Department’s annual religious freedom report and its list of the world’s worst offenders, which had laid dormant for three years.

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