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Merkel takes a gamble with her new immigration law

Source: Gulf Times

By Michael Nienaber/ Reuters Berlin

Chancellor Angela Merkel hopes a new immigration law will make it easier for foreign workers to find jobs in Germany, but her push to fill a record number of vacancies risks angering voters who still resent her open-door refugee policy. 631 ord igjen

Europe

British police investigating hate crimes after car hits pedestrians outside Muslim community centre

LONDON – British police are investigating a possible hate crime after a car hit pedestrians near a Muslim community centre, injuring three people.

Police were called early Wednesday morning after a confrontation developed between four people in a car and a large group of people visiting a Muslim community centre and mosque in the Cricklewood area of northwest London. 218 ord igjen

World

$1.5M settlement for Muslim workers fired in prayer dispute

Source: Associated Press

By JAMES ANDERSON

DENVER (AP) — A big U.S. meatpacker has agreed to pay $1.5 million to 138 Somali-American Muslim workers who were fired from their jobs at a Colorado plant after they were refused prayer breaks, a federal anti-discrimination agency said Friday. 249 ord igjen

The Muslim Times

Inside a Millennial Women’s Quran Study Group

Source: Time

By Lucy Feldman | Photographs by Miranda Barnes for TIME

A few minutes past 3 p.m., after Henna Qureshi and Adeela Khan take a moment to pray, they settle on a living room rug with two more friends to talk. 580 ord igjen

The Muslim Times

Proud: My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream


Proud: My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream by Ibtihaj Muhammad

My rating: 3 of 5 stars
Received: Hachette Book Group Canada
Published… 547 ord igjen

Book Review

Islamophobia hoaxes and their cynical defenders.

The American Spectator, by Benjamin Baird, September 14, 2018:

«You can’t believe everything you read, especially if it’s scrawled across a restaurant receipt.”

That was the conclusion of at least one  929 ord igjen

Counter Jihad Report

CAIR in the Classroom

Reprinted from Algemeiner.com.

In 1993, Ibrahim Hooper, director of strategic communications for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), said that, “I wouldn’t want to create the impression that I wouldn’t like the government of the United States to be Islamic sometime in the future. 751 ord igjen

Counter Jihad Report