Tag Archives: Islam

  • Attempted Bomber was a Good Muslim

    Oct 19, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *The man behind the bomb scare at the Federal Reserve Bank in New York wasn’t ever known to support violence in the name of Allah. Instead, a former classmate at a Missouri college remarked that he was a pious man and didn’t believe in violence. But it appears his ideas have either changed or were […]

  • Malaysia Bans Erykah Badu Concert over ‘Allah’ Tattoo

    Feb 28, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Predominantly-Muslim nation Malaysia on Tuesday banned a planned concert by Erykah Badu after a photograph surfaced showing the singer with the Arabic word for Allah written on her body, reports the AP. The Grammy winner was set to perform Wednesday in Kuala Lumpur, but some Muslim groups said Badu was an unsuitable role model for […]

  • Islamic Attacks Against Christian Churches Prompt Nigerian Leader Talk

    Dec 27, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Nigeria’s main opposition leader accused the government of incompetence on Monday after Islamist militants killed more than two dozen people in Christmas Day attacks on churches and other targets, says Reuters. Muhammadu Buhari, a northerner and former military ruler who lost a presidential election in April to incumbent Goodluck Jonathan (pictured), a Christian southerner, told a Nigerian daily that […]

  • ‘All-American Muslim’ Draws Over a Million Viewers

    Dec 6, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *B&C reports that TLC’s premiere of its new reality series, “All-American Muslim” drew big ratings for the network, drawing 1.7 million viewers and scoring a 1.8 in the W18-34 demo. The series debut also received a 1.5 rating with W18-49 and a 1.3 W25-54. “All-American Muslim” was the #2 show in its 10 p.m. time-slot among ad-supported cable in […]

  • Pakistani Girl Raped for 8 Months Until She Converted to Islam

    Oct 14, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *The Daily Mail reports that a 12-year-old Christian girl was kidnapped and repeatedly raped for eight months in Pakistan by a man who then falsified marriage documents with her, it was claimed today. The girl was lured on a shopping trip in Lahore by a friend, before she was driven 120 miles to Tandianwalla and […]

  • Is Obama Turning His Back on Africa, Too?

    Jun 28, 11 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Tavis Smiley and Cornel West are amongst those that preach President Obama’s seemingly lack of interest in the black community. It’s almost as if his naysayers want to have us to believe that he’s completely turned his back on us. But if that is true, the real issue arises in the question, “Is he turning his back […]