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Muslim spokesman: As boy departs, Muslims feel 'under siege'

...humanity with others to demonstrate that they are regular people."Ibrahim Hooper, spokesman for the Council on American-Islamic Relations, said the U.S. has seen a significant rise in the level of anti-Muslim sentiment - feelings he said...
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Veterans Day around the United States live in Wausau, a city of about 40,000.A first in Tulsa, OklahomaThe Oklahoma branch of the Council on American-Islamic Relations had a float in the Tulsa Veteran's Day parade for the first time. Organizers said that leading up to...
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GOP wants to broaden appeal; will candidates get in the way?

...spoke about Muslims and the presidency - remarks described as "un-American," by a spokesman for the Council on American-Islamic Relations, Ibrahim Hooper. Hooper said the Constitution expressly bars religious tests for those seeking public...
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Outcry after Muslim teen is detained over homemade clock

...the words that they use when they refer to Muslims, because this event is not an isolated event."The Council on American-Islamic Relations is reviewing the action against Ahmed."This all raises a red flag for us: how Irving's government...
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Terror program: Prevention or profiling

...they get gold stars for putting people in jail," said Todd Gallinger, an attorney who works for the Council on American-Islamic Relations, at the Mission Viejo meeting.Nichole Mossalam, of the Islamic Society of Boston, the Cambridge mosque...
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FIBA says players can wear religious head coverings

...religious head coverings to take part in the sport that they love while maintaining their beliefs," said the Council on American-Islamic Relations National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper. "FIBA should be congratulated for responding positively...
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NPR's public and poorly handled affair

...the Fox News Network and subsequent dismissal by National Public Radio-as well as my thoughts on the Council on American-Islamic Relations, NPR in general, conservatives who've adopted Williams as a poster boy and rabid congressional members...
Intrusive screenings are necessary for our overall safety

...Pakistan and East Africa. Much of her timidity, it appears, may be linked to the vigorous attention of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, an organization known for its energetic protests every time a Muslim is singled out for screening...
Outside editorial: Flying while Muslim a case of intolerable discrimination

...Airlines came amid a flurry of similar incidents since the death of Osama bin Laden, according to the Council on American-Islamic Relations. In the case of Imam Masudur Rahman, a professor of Arabic at the University of Memphis, the pilot...
Ground broken for mosque in Anchorage

...the site for $600,000. The construction that began last weekend is expected to take two years. The Council on American-Islamic Relations says more than 2,000 Muslims live in the Anchorage area.
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