Park51

Religion
Is America Islamophobic? Better yet, has America become more Islamophobic in the five years since the Park51 controversy? Much of the evidence points to a sobering answer.
Religion
The New York City Department of Buildings said on Tuesday it was reviewing an application from the developer to demolish
New York
After spending years in the political wilderness, being cast as outsiders -- even un-American -- Muslim New Yorkers are in
New York
Despite the controversy, Park51 held its first exhibit back in September without any problems. El-Gamal also apologized for
Politics
Jones oversaw a Quran burning on March 20, 2011 in his Dove World Outreach Center in Gainesville, Fla. That burning provoked
Politics
Gamal refused to say how much money has been raised, but indicated it was less than one percent. As new towers rise where
Religion
As New York -- and all of America -- approaches the tenth anniversary of 9/11 there are legitimate fears that Islamophobia may re-emerge as a response.
Religion
During the evening, Imam Rauf assured the audience in Hill Hall, "The American Muslim community is to play an important role in mediating between America and the Muslim world."
New York
Many have criticized Rep. Peter King's hearings on radical Islam, but, at least judging from a New York Times video, his
New York
WATCH Rauf state his case: View more videos at: http://www.nbcnewyork.com. Rauf told NPR's Robert Siegel that, though there
New York
If there was any doubt that the furor over the Park51 Islamic community center was largely fueled by politicians and pundits exploiting 9/11 in the midst of election season, now we know for sure.
Religion
While Geller may not have the knowledge of Jewish text and tradition to become a rabbi, she is creating an edifice of hate all unto her own and building a congregation of hate-filled followers.
New York
Manhattan blogger Pamela Geller, the fiery and offensive Atlas Shrugs blogger who organizes vehemently anti-Islamic protests
Religion
The Anti-Muslim fever in this suburban Southern California community has finally broken. Late last month, the City Council definitively ruled in favor of a proposed mosque.
Religion
The blogosphere, and the critical mass of Islamophobes who inhabit it, now has profound consequences for politics and the public perceptions that underlie it.
New York
Three weeks after being named as the imam for the Islamic community center near Ground Zero, Adhami said he will no longer
Religion
Our generation can no longer afford to cede authority to the angriest voices, whether they broadcast from down the street or across the ocean.
Religion
This video is courtesy of Odyssey Networks. WATCH: Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, chairman of the Cordoba Initiative, is launching
Religion
If religious affiliation is a protected category in our laws, our minds and our actions, so too must non-affiliation and atheism. The interfaith movement must lead the way.
The World Post
Islamophobia is far more threatening than any Muslim could ever be, for it breeds ignorance and bigotry.