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The Arab American News: CAIR-MI welcomes decision on center targeted by anti-Muslim campaign

CAIR-MI welcomes decision on center targeted by anti-Muslim campaign SOUTHFIELD — The Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) this week welcomed a decision of the Farmington School Board to grant approval for the sale of a closed school to be used as an Islamic educational and activity center, despite an anti-Muslim campaign [...]

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Muslim Voices: Q&A with Andrew Shryock on Islamophobia/Islamophilia

A lot has been written about islamophobia — the fear of Muslims and Islam. Less about islamophilia — the admiration, and sometimes idealization, of Islam and Muslim life. These two concepts — islamophobia and islamophilia — help create a discourse that locks Muslims into either being “good” or “bad.” There’s no room to simply be [...]

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