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Muslim Terrorist Doll: Card Painting Hijab-Wearing Girl As Suicide Bomber Angers Civil Rights Group
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A member of a Chicago-area civil rights group made a disturbing discovering when she found a neighborhood card and novelty shop selling a card that depicted a young hijab-wearing Muslim girl — as a terrorist.

Obama Muslim Rumors Persist Among Illinois Republicans: 39 Percent Believe President Is Muslim
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He calls Chicago home, with a house on the city’s South Side. He represented the state of Illinois in Congress, and now the President of the United States is a Chicago Bulls fan. Still, Illinois’ Republican voters aren’t too sure about this Barack Obama guy.

Colbert Report: The Interrupters Star, Ameena Matthews Explains Her Role as a Violence Interrupter
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CeaseFire’s Ameena Matthews explores how her tough inner-city upbringing informs her work as a peacemaker among Chicago’s gangs.

Rami Nashashibi: Ramadan and the Riots: A Spiritual Agitation
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“London neighborhoods on fire!” I was beginning to process the story as I turned into my block a little past midnight, when I was abruptly interrupted by a young man who jumped off his stoop and ran up to my […]

Jacqueline Pasha Claims She Was Denied Travel On Bus Because She Was Wearing A Burqa
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A Chicago woman attempting to visit family in Arkansas was allegedly not allowed to board a Greyhound bus last month because she was wearing a burqa.

Charles Wilson: John Walker Lindh, American Taliban, Asks Judge To Pray WIth Other Muslims In Jail
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American-born Taliban fighter John Walker Lindh and another Muslim inmate have asked a judge to order a federal prison to allow them and other Muslims in their highly restricted cell block to pray as a group, in accordance with their beliefs.