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WHY IT (STILL) MAKES LITTLE SENSE TO CALL ISIS ISLAMIC

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By: Haroon Moghul

Source: religiondispatches.org

Last week, The New York Times’ Rukmini Callimachi published “A Theology of Rape,” a report as important as it is horrifying. Unfortunately, like several recent exposés on the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), including Graeme Wood’s website-busting What ISIS Really Wants, Callimachi’s reporting is unusually receptive to the movement’s claims. Namely, that plausible Islamic arguments can be made for slavery, rape, and other crimes.

In support of his own argument that ISIS isn’t just “Islamic,” but “very Islamic,” Wood cited Princeton academic Bernard Haykel who insists that anyone who denies ISIS’ Islamic authenticity is being disingenuous (who says this is never elaborated on). Wood then proceeded to analyze ISIS’ “Islamicity” based almost entirely on Haykel, several fringe Muslim scholars, ISIS sympathizers, and no mainstream voices.

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Why Should Muslims Apologize for Other Peoples Crimes?

Topic: Charlie Hebdo Attack in France Talk show host: James O’Brien

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Muslim girl Raped and Muslim boy jailed as a result of bad friends (Video)

info-pictogram1 A Muslim girl gets called out by her friends to go to a party and while at the party she gets drugged and from there the men that drugged her raped her and when her father got the news he died on the spot. A Muslim boy goes with a friend who steals a car and then blames the Muslim for the crime so he gets sent to jail, some really scary but true stories and all as a result of being around bad friends. This is a great show you don’t want to miss.

Benefits to be learned from watching the show

1. The difference between good and bad friends
2. Why bad company is the worst company
3. Scary true stories of real situations
4. How bad friends can destroy your Deen
5. How to know when you should change your friends
6. Friends that you have grown close to
7. How to respectfully part ways but leave the door open
All this and more on TheDeenShow this week

UK: Crime-fighting Jews praised for protecting Muslims

Source9news.com.au

The unusual sight of crime-fighting Orthodox Jews pounding the streets of a tough London neighbourhood after dark has captured the attention of grateful locals, but their ongoing protection of local Muslims has seen their profile go global.

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Palestinian leader, speaking at UN General Assembly, vows to pursue Israeli leaders for war crimes

Source: aljazeera.com

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas has accused Israel of waging a “war of genocide” in Gaza and vowed to pursue its leaders for war crimes.

The latest war in Gaza in July and August – the third war in the Gaza Strip in six years – killed 2,140 Palestinians, mostly civilians.

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Taking Islam to Dangerous Slums – They Need Message of Hope & Change (Video)

info-pictogram1 877-Why-Islam goes to Brazil slums and brings you first hand account of the most widespread and dangerous problems faced by humanity – poverty, hunger and crime. Islam was revealed as a practical religion that covers all aspects of our lives, and it is intended to be implemented in our lives. It brings the message of peace and justice.

Deen Check: I Am A Muslim How Do I Leave The Streets (Video)

info-pictogram1 Many young muslims are finding it hard leaving a life of crime behind today on Deen Check we speak about the fitnah of the street life and also ways one can leave the streets.

Egypt’s Rabaa Massacre A ‘Crime Against Humanity’, Human Rights Watch Report Finds (Video)

info-pictogram1 On the anniversary of last year’s Rabaa Massacre, Human Rights Watch has released a report that finds the killing of more than 800 people by Egyptian forces to be planned and methodical.

Busting the Israeli occupation one-liners

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By: Sara Saleh

Sourcehttps://newmatilda.com/

Israel’s war on Gaza is as much about oppression as it is about public relations, and winning the propaganda battle. Sara Saleh unravels the spin.

Two weeks into the current Israeli assault on Gaza, known as Operation Protective Edge, and it seems much of Israel’s rationale has been recycled.

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