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Muslims, Jews, Christians, and Buddhists — all dressed in their best folk singing garb — sing Woody Guthrie’s “This Land is Your Land" at an interfaith Thanksgiving ceremony held at the Pleasantville Community Synagogue in New York. [NYT article]

Muslims, Jews, Christians, and Buddhists — all dressed in their best folk singing garb — sing Woody Guthrie’s “This Land is Your Land" at an interfaith Thanksgiving ceremony held at the Pleasantville Community Synagogue in New York. [NYT article]

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In Baghdad, a Muslim woman (in black hair covering and holding a copy of the Quran) stands in solidarity with a Christian woman (in white hair covering and holding a copy of the Bible), to show solidarity with the dwindling number of Iraqi Christians and their right to live freely and peacefully side-by-side with their Muslim sisters and brothers.

In Baghdad, a Muslim woman (in black hair covering and holding a copy of the Quran) stands in solidarity with a Christian woman (in white hair covering and holding a copy of the Bible), to show solidarity with the dwindling number of Iraqi Christians and their right to live freely and peacefully side-by-side with their Muslim sisters and brothers.

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Muslims in the United States have been popping their collars for quite some time.
Abdulrahman Ibrahim Ibn Sori [1762-1829],  a “prince among slaves,” was captured at the age of 26 from present-day Guinea, and enslaved in the US state of Mississippi. In 1828, he was finally freed  by the order of President John Quincy Adams, after being enslaved for 40 years - during  which he lost neither his Muslim faith nor his  dignity - both of which  finally led to his freedom.
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Muslims in the United States have been popping their collars for quite some time.

Abdulrahman Ibrahim Ibn Sori [1762-1829],¬† a “prince among slaves,” was captured at the age of 26 from present-day Guinea, and enslaved in the US state of Mississippi. In 1828, he was finally freed¬† by the order of President John Quincy Adams, after being enslaved for 40 years - during which he lost neither his Muslim faith nor his dignity - both of which finally led to his freedom.

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