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    Radicalization in the U.S. Muslim Community, Congressional Panel

    Representatives John Dingell, Keith Ellison, and Frank Wolf testified at a Homeland Security hearing on the threat of radicalization among U.S. Muslims. Democratic Congressman Keith…

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    Interfaith News Conference

    Christian, Jewish, Muslim and other religious leaders spoke to reporters and answered questions about attitudes toward Muslims in the U.S. They also talked about the country’s…

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    Radicalization in the U.S. Muslim Community, Organizations Panel

    The Los Angeles County sheriff and Islamic community representatives testified at a House Homeland Security hearing on the threat of radicalization among U.S. Muslims. Chairman Peter…

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    Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf Remarks

    Imam Rauf talked about his efforts to build an Islamic center near the site of the September 11, 2001, World Trade Center terrorist attacks. In his remarks he said that he was…

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    News Conference on Radicalization in the U.S. Muslim Community Hearing

    Republican House Homeland Security members and three witnesses spoke to reporters about the committee’s hearing on radicalization in the U.S. Muslim community.

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    Coptic Christians in Egypt

    The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, also known as the U.S. Helsinki Commission, held a hearing on the plight of Coptic Christians in Egypt and the political future of the…

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    Book Discussion on Nazi Nexus

    Edwin Black talked about his book Nazi Nexus: America’s Corporate Connections to Hitler’s Holocaust (Dialog Press; February 25, 2009). In his book Mr. Black looks at the…

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    The Muslim Brotherhood

    Witnesses testified about unrest in the Arab world and the role of groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt. Witnesses included an Egyptian born Islamic scholar who was granted…

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    Image of Muslims in the U.S.

    Panelists talked about the image of Muslims in the U.S. Topics included the controversy surrounding the Islamic Center near Ground Zero in New York City. They also talked about…

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    Civil Rights of Muslim Americans

    Witnesses testified on discrimination and hate crimes against Muslim Americans. Among the topics they addressed were hate speech, law enforcement practices, anti-Muslim legislative…

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    Representative Jackson Lee on U.S. Muslim Radicalization Hearing

    Representative Sheila Jackson Lee talked about her views on the House Homeland Security hearing on the threat of radicalization among members of the U.S. Muslim community. She…

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    Book Discussion on Knowing too Much

    Author Norman Finkelstein talked about his book, Knowing Too Much: Why the American Jewish Romance with Israel Is Coming to an End, in which he argues that the decades-long support for…

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    U.S. Holocaust Museum 20th Anniversary Tribute

    Former President Bill Clinton and Nobel Prize winner Elie Wiesel spoke at an event marking the 20th anniversary of the Holocaust Museum. Both recalled the dedication ceremony for the…

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    Book Discussion on Why Are Jews Liberals?

    Norman Podhoretz talked about his book Why Are Jews Liberals? (Doubleday; September 8, 2009). In his book the former editor-in-chief of Commentary magazine attempts to answer the question…

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    Council on American-Islamic Relations News Conference

    Members from Muslim and civil rights groups commented on their concerns about the March 10, 2011, House Homeland Security hearing on Muslim radicalization in the U.S. They also took…

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    Book Discussion on Jews and Money: The Story of a Stereotype

    Abraham Foxman provides a critical assessment of the ancient but persistent stereotype about Jewish people and their love for and control of money. He spoke at an event hosted by the…

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    Book Discussion on When General Grant Expelled the Jews

    Jonathan Sarna recounts General Ulysses S. Grant’s order to expel the Jewish population in his commanding territory on December 17, 1862. The order, quickly revoked by President…

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    Book Discussion on Journey into America: The Challenge of Islam

    Akbar Ahmed and his team of American assistants visited Muslim communities in 75 towns and cities in the U.S. to find out the views of people there on various topics including religion,…

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    Civil Rights Issues

    Witnesses testified on the work of the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice. Topics included electoral redistricting in Texas and its effect on representation of…

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    Book Discussion on Terror in the Night

    Mr. Nelson discussed his book Terror in the Night: The Klan’s Campaign Against the Jews published by Simon and Schuster, which details the Ku Klux Klan’s campaign of…

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