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Minn. Muslims, Somalis Watch Terrorism Hearing

A congressional panel investigating homegrown terrorism in America displayed sharp divisions Thursday over how to frame the discussion, reflecting a country still struggling with how best to combat terrorism nearly a decade after the Sept. 11 attacks.

03/10/2011

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Testimony Doesn’t Match Furor Over Terror Hearing

The Republican congressman who has organized controversial hearings into radical Islam called Muslims “part of the mosaic” of America Wednesday and said they shouldn’t feel threatened or intimidated by his inquiry.

03/09/2011

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White House Promotes Muslim Help Against Terrorism

The White House is pushing a message of religious tolerance ahead of this week’s congressional hearing on Islamic radicalism, which has sparked protests on grounds it unfairly singles out Muslims.

03/07/2011

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U of Minn. Conference Explores Islam And Culture

A University of Minnesota conference on Islam will take a fresh look at the humanities and sciences in Islamic civilization and explore the connections between the Islamic and western worlds.

02/25/2011

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‘U’ Opens Think Tank On Islamic Law

The University of Minnesota is opening a think tank for issues around Islamic law, human rights and the rule of law and terrorism in the Muslim world.

02/04/2011

HINESight with guest host Steve Thomson – 9/9/10

Steve fills in for John and covers topics ranging from childhood obesity to the shifting change in attitude of Pastor Terry Jones to what’s happening in outer space.

09/10/2010

Steele Talkin' with Jearlyn Steele – 8/29/10

Groups from several religions are handing out information to attendees of the State Fair.  Is this the place to pass out info on Christianity, Islam, and more beliefs?  Christian Collins Winn, associate professor of Biblical […]

08/30/2010

Saturday Night with Esme Murphy – 8/14/10

President Obama commented on the proposed Islamic Center Friday during an observance of Ramadan.  But what is the month-long ritual practiced throughout the religion?  Amin Kadir, President of the Islamic Institute of Minnesota, explains. This […]

08/15/2010

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