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HBO talk show host Bill Maher is used to putting people in the hot seat. But on last Friday's show, the tables turned when Maher had his anti-Islam rant. Guest Glenn Greenwald put Maher in the hot seat, schooling him on issues of foreign policy and U.S.- Middle Eastern relations.

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IRS Tea Party Scandal

Is the IRS being more favorable to Muslim nonprofits than Tea Party groups? A recent investigation shows that the IRS has been stonewalling Tea Party nonprofit applications. Now, Republican lawmakers are calling for a deeper investigation.

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7 Questions for Yasir Qadhi: A Scholar & Muslim-American Leader.

We chat with Yassir Qadhi, an American imam, on Boston, Islamophobia and the way forward for the American Muslim community.

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Death of a Prisoner Guantanamos Legacy

Adnan Latif's death, 10 years after being imprisoned in Guantanamo Bay, leaves its mark.

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The Rising Tide Environmental Refugees

The modern world has long thought of refugees in strictly political terms, victims in a world riven by competing ideologies.

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We Are In This Together: Young People of Different Faiths Reflect on Sikh Shootings

To the families in Wisconsin, as a group of young people of different faiths from across the world - we offer our hands in unity.

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After Allegations of Threatening Afghan-American Employees, Toyota Dealership Settles Lawsuit

A Toyota car dealership has agreed to pay $400,000 to settle an employee discrimination lawsuit brought by the Equal Employment Opportunity commission.

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Second Summer Fire Destroys Missouri Mosque, Arson Suspected

A mosque in Joplin, Missouri, that had been the target of at least one previous arson attack burned to the ground in a suspicious fire Monday morning, according to police reports.

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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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In Buddhist Myanmar, Monks Gone Wild

For a country steeped in Buddhism, Myanmar is accruing terrible karmic debts.