Tag : Council on American-Islamic Relations
Guantanamo Bay title : Religious Groups Debate Over U.S.’ Plans To Shut Down Guantanamo Bay
summary : Earlier this week, President Barack Obama has submitted to Congress the proposal regarding the official closure of the Guantanamo Bay prison facility in Cuba. However, various religious groups hold varying opinions regarding the move to shut down the facility.
date : Feb 25, 2016 11:49 AM EST
Seattle Mayor Proposes Sharia-Compliant Loans title : Seattle Mayor Has Plan for Muslims to Get Home Loans Compliant With Sharia Law: ‘They Don’t Want to Pay Interest’
summary : Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has come up with a proposal to allow Muslims to obtain home loans that are compliant with Sharia law. He made the suggestion as part of recommendations on increasing housing in the city.
date : Jul 21, 2015 01:58 PM EDT
Doggart - Christian Minister Who Was Plotting to Kill Muslims title : Judge Could Release Tennessee ‘Christian Minister’ Who Threatened to Kill New York’s Muslim Community
summary : Self-described “Christian minister” Robert Doggart of Tennessee has been accused of planning a terror attack against Muslims in New York. However, a federal judge has decided to release him on bail, which has received criticism from civil rights activists.
date : Jul 09, 2015 12:16 AM EDT