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New Manual Identifies Community Policing Strategies to Prevent Violent Extremism

New Manual Identifies Community Policing Strategies to Prevent Violent Extremism

[ 0 ] June 24, 2016 |

by JACKIE OGBURN, PRESS RELEASE, SANFORD SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY on JUNE 21, 2016: DURHAM, N.C. — A new manual designed for police departments identifies a set of promising practices for using community policing to prevent violent extremism. “Creating a comprehensive community outreach program can build the kind of trust necessary to combat violent extremism,” […]

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LISTEN: Naming the Enemy (with John Esposito and Shadi Hamid)

[ 0 ] June 21, 2016 |

via INTERFAITH RADIO on JUNE 16, 2016: After the horrific Orlando shooting on June 12, media coverage quickly turned to reports that the killer was Muslim, and just as quickly, a political spat erupted over whether to attribute the attack to “radical Islam.” Even President Barack Obama weighed in, saying he thinks the phrase plays […]

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What Happens to Your Body When You Fast?

[ 0 ] June 17, 2016 |

Muslims around the world are fasting this month for Ramadan  via EMEL MEDIA:  Fasting from sunrise until sunset for 30 days certainly has a physical impact, but what really happens to your body when you fast? (emel media commissioned this video to find out: www.emel.com)

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LISTEN: Improvising ‘Hit the Road Jack’ in Different Arabic scales

[ 0 ] June 17, 2016 |

posted by RAMI GB on MARCH 7, 2016: See here for more details…

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WATCH: Obama goes on tirade against Trump over ‘dangerous’ Muslim ban, ‘radical Islam’

WATCH: Obama goes on tirade against Trump over ‘dangerous’ Muslim ban, ‘radical Islam’

[ 0 ] June 15, 2016 |

via CNN on JUNE 14, 2016:  Washington (CNN)President Barack Obama lit into Donald Trump Tuesday, turning the tables to make the impassioned case that Trump is the one who’s un-American. Obama’s extraordinary denunciation of the presumptive Republican presidential nominee was about far more than a personal intervention on behalf of Hillary Clinton in the ugly […]

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LISTEN: Schanzer on the Attack in Tel Aviv and (unrelated) ISIS on the Defensive

LISTEN: Schanzer on the Attack in Tel Aviv and (unrelated) ISIS on the Defensive

[ 0 ] June 14, 2016 |

WPTF’S SCOTT BRIGGAMAN and DAVID SCHANZER for ON SECURITY on OCTOBER 28, 2015: In the latest installment of On Security, Scott Briggaman speaks with Professor David Schanzer about the Terror attack in Tel Aviv and Netanyahu’s visit to the restaurant where the attack occurred. They also ISIS on the defensive in Sirte (Libya), Falluja (Iraq) […]

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WATCH: Muhammad Ali is Eulogized and Laid to Rest

WATCH: Muhammad Ali is Eulogized and Laid to Rest

[ 0 ] June 12, 2016 |

via FOX 10 PHOENIX on JUNE 10, 2016:  A Memorial service in Louisville, Kentucky for boxing legend Muhammad Ali was held on June 10, 2016. (see full memorial service above) Ali and his innermost circle started a document years ago that grew so thick they began calling it “The Book.” In the pages, the boxing great planned […]

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WATCH: Introducing Duke University’s Global Asia Initiative

WATCH: Introducing Duke University’s Global Asia Initiative

[ 0 ] June 6, 2016 |

via JOHN HOPE FRANKLIN CENTER and the GLOBAL ASIA INITIATIVE (at DUKE UNIVERSITY) on MAY 24, 2016: The Global Asia Initiative at Duke has its origins in the efforts by groups across the world to articulate a new paradigm that looks at Asian nations, cultures, and civilizations in terms of their connections, interactions, and interdependencies […]

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WATCH: Breathe Easy (with Bassem Youssef) — (satire)

[ 0 ] June 3, 2016 |

via FUSION COMEDY on MARCH 31, 2016:  Tired of living in fear of the Muslims next door? Bassem Youssef has a solution! SUBSCRIBE for more Democracy Handbook (Bassem’s new docu-series) -coming to Fusion in July! Episodes will be available in their entirety on Thursday, July 14 at FUSION.net as well as on Facebook, YouTube, AppleTV […]

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Muslim Eid Holidays Recognized in Delaware

[ 0 ] May 23, 2016 |

via MUQTEDAR KHAN on MAY 22, 2016:  University of Delaware Islam and global affairs professor Prof. Muqtedar Khan announced that Newcastle County executive has issued a proclamation has recognized the two Muslim Eid holidays as part of the tradition and culture and religious practices of the county. Prof.  Khan also discussed with other prominent Delaware […]

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