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Obama Besieged on Many Fronts Benghazi AP Scandal IRS Scandal

Poor Barack Obama! His second term in office is turning out to be a headache. With the AP scandal, the IRS Tea Party Scandal, the Benghazi issue-- the Obama Administration is under attack from all angles.

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Faith, Civic Engagement and the 2012 US Elections

Muslim American civic engagement has been on the rise. But come November, will Muslims take their faith-based commitment to social justice to the voting booth?

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Young Arab-Americans and the ‘Arab Spring’

Arab-Americans have, understandably, been avid followers of news about the uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa.

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American Muslims Still Live in a Climate of Hate

News of Osama bin Laden’s death has not come without more incidents of backlash towards American Muslims.

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Growing Up During War On Terror Hard On Young Muslim-Americans

The specter of Osama bin Laden and the Sept. 11 attacks defined an entire generation of young Americans.

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The Post-Osama Muslim-American

In the eyes of many Americans, bin Laden has also become one of the most visible icons of "Islam" alongside Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X.

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Obama Pays Respects At Ground Zero

President Obama laid a wreath at Ground Zero in Lower Manhattan Thursday afternoon. He led a moment of silence during the ceremony for the victims of 9/11.

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Osama Bin Laden and The Arab Uprising

As a Brit, I’ve seen the effects of al-Qa’eda’s style of violent Islamism firsthand.

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Obama Rejects Releasing Bin Laden Death Photos

President Barack Obama has told a television channel that he has decided not to release photos showing the body of Osama Bin Laden.

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After Nine Years, DHS Drops "SB 1070 for Muslims"

After nine years of pressure from civil rights advocates, the Department of Homeland Security has quietly announced the end of NSEERS.