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Commentary: Ali best defined by his Muslim faith

June 12th · No Comments · Focolare, Imam W. Deen Mohammed, Interfaith, Islam, Media, New Africa of the Palm Beaches, Palm Beach Post

Appreciation to my Palm Beach Post colleagues for publishing over the years my occasional columns on Al-Islam and Muslims – whether explaining Ramadan or the Hajj, or the fact that Islam by definition rejects terrorism, or this essay today, whose text also appears below. In an era of so much misinformation – some due to […]

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Links and other resources promised at PBSC

October 6th · 1 Comment · Media, Muslim, Palm Beach Post

First, fyi, here’s Michael LaForgia’s Palm Beach Post report (” ‘Lazy’ media fuels prejudice against Muslims, activist says”) on “Muslims in the Media: Separating Fact and Fiction,” my talk Tuesday at Palm Beach State College. On to those links and resources I promised I’d get online for PBSC students and others: Jim Kenney is exactly on the […]

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Speaking at Palm Beach State College on ‘Muslims in the Media,’ the outstanding students made it a great day

October 6th · 8 Comments · Islam, Media, Muslim

Once again it was the kids — this time Palm Beach State College students — who reminded me why I’m hopelessly optimistic about the possibilities for humanity. For example I so appreciated the young man who, as we approached the two-hour point in the scheduled hour-and- a half program, stood in the question-and-answer line to […]

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Kristof’s atonement to Muslims accepted? Obligatory.

September 19th · No Comments · Iraq, Islam, Media, Muslim

I agreed with Michael Moore (over at regarding the serious culpability of Nicholas Kristof  (and a ton of  other folks, including many of you, dear readers) in our shameful pre-emptive invasion of a sovereign nation that had nothing to do with 9/11. Moore: We invaded Iraq because most Americans — including good liberals like Al […]

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Spirituality with new media/political perspective

June 26th · 1 Comment · Community Life, Golden Rule, Interfaith Chapel, Media, New Media

We begin with G-d’s name, the Merciful Benefactor, the Merciful Redeemer. This is a meeting place for folks who are making the Golden Rule real, not just an ideal. What’s your spiritual path? Judaism? Christianity? Islam? Buddhism? Hinduism? No particular ism? As human beings we must learn to live together, or fall together. promotes […]

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