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Bx BP Ruben Diaz Denounces Assault on Muslim Worshipper in Parkchester

BP Ruben Diaz says Christians must stand with their Muslim neighbors against those who commit hate crimes. Continue reading

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Public Advocate Candidate Reshma Saujani Addresses Bangladeshi Community Cry For Justice

Reshma Saujani, Democratic candidate for Public Advocate, on Monday addressed a Bangladeshi community rally in Parkchester. I’ll post video of her remarks later tonight or tomorrow morning.   CM Anabel Palma informed me that police believe that they have suspect … Continue reading

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Diazes and Palma Call For Justice For Bangladeshi Community In Parkchester

Nur Nabi, 55, Bangladeshi Muslim & father of 3, was viciously stabbed after leaving Jame Masjid in Parkchester, 8/16. pic.twitter.com/hafF1qwUde — Michael Benjamin (@SquarePeg_Dem) August 19, 2013 Sen Rev Ruben Diaz, joined by Bx BP Ruben Diaz, Jr & CM … Continue reading

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NYC Muslim leaders to skip ‘Bagels with Bloomberg’ breakfast

In an online letter citing the police department’s covert surveillance of Muslim New Yorkers, as exposed by Associated Press, a dozen Muslim community leaders say they’ll boycott the mayor’s annual breakfast. Crain’s NY Business filed the following online report today: … Continue reading

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Spirited Debate: Should religious clothing be banned in public?

Recently, Fox News’ “Spirited Debate” featured Kennedy Williams-Benjamin debating France’s veil law. Kennedy and her fellow panelist appeared with host Lauren Green on  ‘Spirited Debate,’ a web-based news show on FoxNews.com Live. Kennedy points out that the niqab face veil … Continue reading

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