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After Islam, a Journey to the Altar

Diana Khan, 46, never thought she would be trading in her Muslim headscarf for a wife.

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Sacred Space: Islamic Architecture 20

Maryam Eskandari, an architect at the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard and MIT, currently has a traveling exhibit on American Mosques called, Sacred Space: (Re) Constructing the Place of Gender in the Space of Religion.

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Saudi Women Ask Clinton Why She Hasn’t Supported Female Drivers

A group campaigning for the right of Saudi women to drive sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton asking why she hasn’t expressed support for those who defied a ban on driving last week.

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Saudi Women Defy Ban to Take Driver's Seat

Several women drive around in kingdom in open defiance of rule that prohibits them from driving.

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Women's Group Launches 'Jihad Against Violence'

Inspire's campaign aims to combat all forms of violence but with an emphasis on crimes justified in the name of Islam

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World's Largest University for Women Opens

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah inaugurated Sunday the SR20-billion Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University.

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Is Rape Inevitable in War?

From ancient Rome to Libya today, armed conflict has been marked by sexual violence on a mass scale. But what links the two, and can it ever be stopped?

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Afghanistan Girls Take to Skateboarding

For a group of young Afghan skateboarders, moving is all they seem to be doing these days at Afghanistan's first -- and only -- skate park.

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Muslim-Americans Reaction to Islamophobia

T.J. Holmes with CNN producer Maria Ebrahimji on the book, "I Speak for Myself," and on Muslim reaction to events.

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Hasidic Newspaper Edits Hillary Clinton Out Of Famous Bin Laden Situation Room Photo

Remember that iconic photo of President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the White House Situation Room watching the raid in Pakistan which killed Osama bin Laden?