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    Religious Freedom in Nigeria and Iraq

    Former Representative Frank Wolf (R-VA) spoke about religious freedom conditions in Nigeria and Iraq. He talked about the persecution of religious minorities by the Islamic State, Boko…

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    ISIS Threat to Religious and Ethnic Minorities, Part 2

    Panelists from advocacy groups and heads of humanitarian organizations based in the Middle East talked about the threat of ISIS toward religious and ethnic minorities. The Islamic State…

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    ISIS Threat to Religious and Ethnic Minorities, Part 1

    State Department officials, heads of humanitarian and charitable organizations, and religious leaders talked about the threat of ISIS* toward religious and ethnic minorities. They shared…

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    Book Discussion on "A Peculiar People"

    J. Spencer Fluhman talked about his book, "A Peculiar People": Anti Mormonism and the Making of Religion in Nineteenth Century America. In his book, Mr. Fluhman examines the origins of animosity toward the…

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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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    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines, including a line for Muslim Americans, were open for viewer comments on the question: “Attitudes Towards Muslim Americans.” A video clip was…

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    Anti-Defamation League National Leadership Summit

    Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer stressed the continued importance of speaking out against and addressing antisemitism at the Anti-Defamation League’s National Leadership Summit.…

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    Global Anti-Semitism

    Former Canadian Justice Minister and human rights lawyer Irwin Cotler delivers the keynote on “Global Antisemitism, Demonization and the Laundering of Delegitimization Under Universal Public…

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    Mormon Settlement of San Bernardino

    Jennifer Dickerson and Nick Cataldo talked about the Mormon pioneers who helped settle the town of San Bernardino, California, and showed items from the pioneer’s exhibit at the San Bernardino County Museum.…

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    Anti-Muslim Discourse in America

    Professor Christopher Bail talked about the growing anti-Muslim sentiment in the U.S. He is the author of Terrified: How Anti-Muslim Fringe Organizations Became Mainstream.

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    U.S. Views of Muslims and Islam

    Shibley Telhami talked about U.S. perceptions of those who practice Islam in light of the terrorist attacks in Brussels, Belgium, earlier that same week and statements made by Donald Trump…

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    Rabbis to Boycott Donald Trump

    Rosalind Helderman reported by telephone from the Washington Post newsroom on a movement by a group of rabbis to boycott Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s planned speech to the…

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    President Obama at the Islamic Society of Baltimore

    Following a meeting with Muslim community leaders, President Obama talked about the contributions of Muslim Americans in the United States. He also spoke about the history of the religion…

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    Introduction of President Obama at the Islamic Society of Baltimore

    Sabah Maktar introduced President Obama’s speech at the Islamic Society of Baltimore. She was studying biology t the University of Maryland’s Baltimore campus as part of a pre-med program.

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    Islamic Society of Baltimore Opening Ceremony

    Before President Obama’s speech at the Islamic Society of Baltimore an honor guard of Muslim Boy Scouts brought in the U.S. and Maryland flags, before leading the audience in the pledge…

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    Policing and Extremism

    Police officials, sociologists, and Muslim American advocates talked about the role local police forces can play in preventing violent extremism. Some panelists also discussed the results…

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    Ben Riley-Smith on U.K. Debate on Donald Trump

    Ben Riley-Smith spoke by phone about the upcoming British House of Commons debate on a resolution to bar Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump from entering the United Kingdom due…

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    Muslims and the Media

    Panelists talked about coverage of Muslims in the media and how American Muslims could add their voices to national conversations. The president of the Muslim Public Affairs Council made…

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    Muslim Community in Myanmar

    Matt Dillon talked about his trip to Myanmar, formerly called Burma, and the plight of the ethnic Muslim community living there. He spoke primarily about the Rohingya ethnic Muslim minority…

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    Muslims in the U.S.

    Representatives of the U.S. Council of Muslim Organizations held a year-end news conference at the National Press Club on the organization’s initiatives to combat anti-Muslim attitudes in the U.S. They…

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