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When It Comes To Jobs, Apparently Only The Narcissistic And Non-religious Need Apply

Two recent studies are helping to shed light on the job interview process, and the findings aren’t very encouraging for some.

06/18/2014

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Philadelphia Area Muslims Celebrate End Of Ramadan

There was prayer and a feast to mark the end of their month long fast of Ramadan.

08/09/2013

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Opinion: Obama Needs To Stay At The White House During Middle East Protests

President Barack Obama needs to stay in Washington, D.C., suspend campaigning, and address the threats against Americans in the Middle East.

09/13/2012

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Christie Complains He Wasn’t In The Loop About NYPD’s Surveillance Of NJ Muslims

Asked about the surveillance at a news conference, the Governor said that, as a former federal prosecutor, he thought the number one lesson learned from 9-11 was that law enforcement had to share intelligence.

03/06/2012

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Muslim Students at University of Pa. Meet To Discuss Surveillance By NYPD

The Muslim Students Association at Penn says its members “are disturbed and disappointed” that the NYPD has viewed groups like theirs as, in their words, “a potential threat on the basis of religious affiliation.”

02/23/2012

New York Police Chief Draws Criticism For Conversational Training Film "The Third Jihad"

Monitoring Of Muslim Students Sparks Outrage

Yale University and student groups are condemning the monitoring of Muslim college students across the Northeast by the New York Police Department, while Rutgers University and leaders of Muslim groups are calling for investigations.

02/21/2012

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Movie Review: ‘In The Land of Blood and Honey’

This brutal drama about genocide and ethnic cleansing in Bosnia’s civil war in the early 1990s is often difficult to watch but is never less than powerfully intense.

01/05/2012

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Nation Of Islam Leader Minister Louis Farrakhan Marks 16th Anniversary Of Million Man March

It’s been 16 years since the Million Man March started. To mark the anniversary of the event, thousands gathered at the Pennsylvania Convention Center on Sunday for a day of atonement and empowerment for the black community.

10/09/2011

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The 17th Annual QFest Opens This Week

This is a film festival in support of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered community. Ray Murry, artistic director of Qfest says over the past 17 years, the types of movies shown in this film festival have changed.

07/04/2011

Philadelphia’s Interfaith Peace Walk Is Next Weekend In Overbrook

Preparations are being finalized for next Sunday’s Philadelphia Interfaith Walk for Peace and Reconciliation, which will be held in Overbrook farms.

05/15/2011

(Nearly a decade after the September 11 terrorist attacks, Presdient Obama announced late Sunday night that Osama Bin Laden has been killed after a long manhunt. Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Osama Bin Laden Dead

President Barack Obama confirmed the death of Osama bin Laden, the mastermind behind the September 11th attacks, in an address to the world late Sunday night.

05/02/2011

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Analysis: Artistic Freedom Of Expression

A Philadelphia organization is backing a controversial artist in a case of freedom versus the limits of expression.

11/14/2010

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Rutgers Professor Pens Book Of Poerty On Islam In The 21st Century

Dr. Rafey Habib says it’s important that people get a different version of what Muslims are than what is heard and seen in mass media.

10/31/2010

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