Articles tagged muslims

A Surgeon Cool with a Handgun and a Scalpel

A surgeon doing charity work to make up for the sins of his violent past changes his priorities after learning that his new wife married him for an unfathomable reason.

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She’s a Spokane journalist who spent five years and seven drafts perfecting her novel—an “exciting tale of love, war, spiritual awakening and redemption”—

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14 Feb 2008 // 4:09 AM

Young British Muslims putting their faith in Facebook

LONDON—Sabia Naz from Hounslow wanted to know if it was haram—forbidden—for pious Muslim women to show their feet in public. Ali Imdad,

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14 Dec 2007 // 1:50 AM

‘The Kite Runner’ defies Muslim stereotypes

Possibly the most striking thing about “The Kite Runner,” opening Friday, is that the film’s lead characters are all Muslims, but not one of

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14 Sep 2007 // 6:00 AM

Lifting the Veil

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy counters George Bush's "confident" display with her own observations: "Now we've come back six years later," she narrates, "to ask if life for women in Afghanistan is any better in a liberated country."

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29 Apr 2007 // 9:59 PM

Brother Ali Has Finally Laid Down The Undisputed Truth

The conscientious hip-hopper talks about racial identity and the new album that could blow up his career at last.

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9 Apr 2007 // 6:07 AM

BERLIN - Early last month, a German judge provoked an outcry by citing the Koran as grounds for denying a divorce to a German Muslim

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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