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Malala wins EU prize for freedom of thought

to people or organizations fighting for human rights and civil liberties. Malala will receive $67,000 ... the European Union's Sakharov prize for freedom of thought, the European Parliament announced Thursday. ... Union's Sakharov prize for freedom of thought, the European Parliament announced Thursday. Yousafzai, ...

10/10/2013 - 18:39 - comment 0

US Judge: Muslim female must remove veil for driver’s license

her family. Freeman, an American citizen has worn a full veil since converting to Islam around six years ago.     The American Civil Liberties Union sued on her behalf, arguing that revoking ...

18/05/2010 - 16:14 - comment 0

In State of Union address: Bush defends Iraq War, vows to challenge ''enemies of reform'' in the Middle East

President Bush, wrapping in his State of the Union ... President Bush, wrapping in his State of the Union address, asserted Tuesday night that America ... 11, 2001 - over two years without an attack on American soil - and it is tempting to believe ...

18/05/2010 - 14:20 - comment 0

Arab Americans Vow to Fight New 'Anti Terrorism' Plan

for everybody."  Zogby said Arab American groups worked with civil liberties groups in the past to achieve ... have triggered controversy among civil libertarians, including the Arab American community and others ... organizations criticized the report and charged that it poses a serious threat to civil liberties of all ...

19/05/2010 - 11:21 - comment 0

CAIR Director Named One of World's 100 Most Influential Arabs

civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual ... State Senator Larry Shaw (NC).   CAIR is America's largest Muslim civil liberties ... on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), has been named among 100 of the "World's Most Influential Arabs" ...

16/05/2010 - 16:57 - comment 0

CAIR: U.S. Muslims Ask Iran to Release Remaining Hikers

largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions ... for the release of Shane Bauer and Joshua Fattal, the two remaining American hikers detained in Iran. The joint ...

22/09/2010 - 09:42 - comment 0

Bush and Arab American Voters

a less rigidly pro-Israel approach and eases up on civil liberties.     From his handling of 9/11 ... American community. While in the elections of 2000, he won 45.5% of Arab American votes (Gore won on George Bush has lost half his support in the Arab American community. While in the elections of 2000, he ...

18/05/2010 - 14:20 - comment 0

Meet the Arab Americans out to change the course of the US vote

and educational policies and respect for religious and civil liberties. According to the most recent poll released ... concerns, Arab-American activists are trying to get their compatriots involved in politics. ... a Palestinian-American political activist studying International Studies at the City University of New York and leading ...

Editor's Choice - 12/10/2012 - 10:12 - comment 0

Senior Syrian jihadist recruiter arrested in Kyrgyzstan

civil war. The Kyrgyz government said Wednesday it arrested a senior terrorist ... for National Security said a suspected member of the Union of Islamic Jihad, whose name was withheld, ... Liberty reported. Known by various names, the U.S. State Department listed the organization ...

09/01/2014 - 05:01 - comment 0

NSA exposes secret online pornography habits to discredit Muslims

of the American Civil Liberties Union, argued that this case could be the thin end of the surveillance wedge. ... is described as a "US person," which means either an American citizen or a permanent US resident, ... George W. Bush, said: "If people are engaged in trying to recruit folks to kill Americans and we can ...

Editor's Choice - 29/11/2013 - 06:01 - comment 0