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US Muslim leaders organize in response to bias, harassment

American Muslim leaders are planning voter registration drives and open-house days at mosques to fight a rise in anti- Muslim harassment. US Muslim leaders also pledged to counter recruitment efforts by extremists such as the Islamic State group. The plans were announced Monday in Washington, one day after an emergency …

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Sikhs, Muslims unite to combat backlash – Growing safety concerns, more armed guards in American mosques

CHICAGO, Dec 14, (Agencies): Pardeep Kaleka spent several days after 9/11 at his father’s Milwaukee gas station, fearing that his family would be targeted by people who assumed they were Muslim. No, Kaleka explained on behalf of his father, who wore a turban and beard and spoke only in broken …

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Armed ‘Patriots’ turn protests toward Muslims – Muslim Americans struggle with Calif attack fallout

DALLAS, Dec 13, (Agencies): They are known as “Three Percenters,” followers of a movement that has rallied against gun control efforts nationwide, patrolled the US border with Mexico and recently begun confronting Muslim Americans. Followers describe themselves as armed “patriots.” But some of their leaders have been blamed for threats …

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US Muslims face backlash after Paris attacks – Man arrested for anti-Islamic threat

HARTFORD, Connecticut, Nov 18, (Agencies): Muslims around the US are facing backlash following the deadly attacks in Paris, including vandalism to mosques and Islamic centers, hate-filled phone and online messages and threats of violence. Advocacy leaders say they have come to expect some anti-Muslim sentiment following such attacks, but they …

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‘Kuwaitis’ in US asked to avoid demonstrations

WASHINGTON, Oct 10, (KUNA): Kuwait Embassy in Washington advised its nationals across the United States to avoid the anti-Muslim demonstrations as a precaution. All Kuwaiti citizens and students have been advised to keep away from the sites of the planned rallies and follow the safety instructions set forth by local …

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