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  • Speech By The Mosque's Imam After Prayer
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    Visiting a mosque for the first time for any non-Muslim can be quite a daunting and intimidating experience if one doesn't know exactly what to expect. A mosque is the place of prayer for Muslims within the Islamic faith. It is a house of prayer, one very much like that of churches and cathedrals for Christians, Synagogues for Jews, and temples for Hindus and Buddhists, but with its own distinct rules, rituals, and services. Mosques are not only the center of religious prayer amongst Muslims, bu...
  • Arab American Cultural Center
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    Arab Americans SOCI 3306 - MINORITY RELATIONS BY VERNE J. WASHINGTON Arab American is a long and proud history. Arab Americans have made significant contributions to society. They are doctors, lawyers, and educators to name just a few. What I'll be discussing will be not only their contributions to society, but their stereotypes as well. To start off, Arab Americans have been assimilated into the American culture and society over the past hundred plus years. During this time there has been gener...
  • Arab Invasions Of 710 And 711
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    Explain why the Arab invasions of 710 and 711 were so successful. In answering this question we must first appreciate the difficulty historians face in discovering the real truth of the early Arab invasions, a fact well demonstrated in the varying estimates of Arab invasion forces (ranging from 1,700-9000 in current publications). Scant contemporary evidence exists beyond a short narrative present in a Spanish chronicle of 754, a vital surviving Islamic administrative document of the time, and s...
  • Muslims In Islamic Civilizations
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    Islam and Science The 6th century Islamic empire inherited the scientific tradition of late antiquity. They preserved it, elaborated it, and finally, passed it to Europe (Science: The Islamic Legacy 3). At this early date, the Islamic dynasty of the Umayyad's showed a great interest in science. The Dark Ages for Europeans were centuries of philosophical and scientific discovery and development for Muslim scholars. The Arabs at the time assimilated the ancient wisdom of Persia and the classical h...
  • Even Greater Threat
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    Due to the effects of September 11th, panic, xenophobia, and anti-Muslim sentiment has swept the nation. Recent hate crimes have been taking its toll on Muslims mosques, Arabs themselves, and even Sikhs, members of the Indian Sikh religion which have been mistaken for Muslims solely based on the fact that they both grow beards and wear turbans. The Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) said it had received reports of harassment of Muslim women and obscenities shouted on the street, bombin...
  • Arab Boycott Of Israel
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    RENUPTUAL AGREEMENT SUCK THIS FUCK OFF DO COM Conflict in the middle east By: Anonymous Conflict In the Middle East Since the United Nations partition of Palestine in 1947 and the establishment of the modern state of Israel in 1948, there have been four major Arab-Israeli wars (1947- 49, 1956, 1967, and 1973) and numerous intermittent battles. Although Egypt and Israel signed a peace treaty in 1979, hostility between Israel and the rest of its Arab neighbors, especially with Palestinian Arabs, h...
  • Treatments Of Muslims Ss Government
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    Great White Americans 1990's - Bill Clinton Democrats Scandal Less aggressive than Bush about Foreign Policy Iraq first step "You are with me or not with me"o Cut money supplies for terrorism- Bush Republica no No social program so Oversea social program so Based on his father 911- Police Rescuer so Hand by hand, helped a lot. o America united they stando Majority of white people 356 died white- Bill gate so Born seattle o Harvard SS Dropped out First commercially successful PCo Microsoft One of...
  • Muslim Perspective On The Christian Crusades
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    Another important reason for failure of the Crusader states was the capture by the Crusaders the city of Jerusalem, which was lost by Muslims and represented a great value for them. While most of the European historians considered the capture of Jerusalem great event in the history of the Crusades, actually it became an incentive for the Muslim world to put force their best efforts and throw the Christians away. The city of Jerusalem contained the Islamic sacred shrines: the Aqsa mosque and the ...
  • Handful Of Muslim And Arab Extremists
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    the Islamic Congress's president, Mohamed Elmasry. Mr. Elmasry said there are bad Muslims just as there are bad Christians and Jews. "We treat them as such and so should you. But Islam is a religion of peace. Muslims have a religious duty to be tolerant of other faiths and other ideologies". Mr. Elmasry said journalists need to differentiate between the peaceful teachings of Islam and the claims of some Muslim extremists that their actions are justified by their interpretations of Islam. He like...
  • Arab Islamic Community
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    Bernard Lewis is Cleveland E. Dodge Professor Emeritus of Near Eastern Studies, and Long-Term Member of the Institute for Advance Study, Princeton University. He was educated in the University of London, primarily but not entirely at the School of Oriental and African Studies, where He took both his B.A. (Honors in History) and his Ph. D. His B.A. degree was in History with special reference to the Near and Middle East; his Ph. D. in the History of Islam. His earliest interest was in medieval Is...
  • Purpose Of Jihad
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    The Ferment is the conflict between the Muslims and the Westerners. The crisis within Islam involves a battle over leadership, and the challenge is not only to win over hearts and minds, but to avoid being silenced or chased out of the country. The battle is also for one purpose only and that is to establish the religion of Islam in its totality. The problem is with the US and Israel, and it is not a cultural problem. Rather, it is a result of the Israeli invasion of the Middle East and the U.S....

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