Tag Archives: Islam

  • Berkeley Students Petition to Remove Bill Maher as Speaker

    Oct 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Bill Maher’s controversial comments about Islam has generated a movement at University of California, Berkeley to remove him as the December commencement speaker. The Change.org petition, which had amassed nearly 2,000 signatures by Monday afternoon, was generated by Marium Navid, a senator with the student government group Associated Students of the University of California, with […]

  • NFL: Husain Abdullah’s Penalty for Muslim Prayer was Wrong

    Sep 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Getting just as much ink this morning as the Kansas City Chiefs’ 41-14 destruction of the New England Patriots Monday night is the 15-yard unsportsmanlike penalty given to Chiefs’s safety Husain Abdullah, reports ESPN.com. A devout Muslim, Abdullah slid to his knees and bowed in prayer following his 39-yard interception return for a touchdown. And for that […]

  • O.J. Simpson Reportedly Converting to Islam in Prison

    Aug 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *O.J. Simpson, serving time in Nevada since 2008, has turned to Islam in a bid to change his life….according to the National Enquirer. Juice was sentenced to a total of 33 years in prison on charges of kidnapping and armed robbery over a theft of sports memorabilia at the Palace Station hotel-and-casino in Vegas. After […]

  • American Douglas McAuthur McCain Killed Fighting for ISIS

    Aug 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *The war against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) claimed another American life — but this time, one fighting on behalf of the jihadist group. Douglas McAuthur McCain, an American citizen from San Diego who’d traveled to Turkey in May, was slain during a fight between two Syrian factions while fighting for ISIS, […]

  • 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 […]