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December 14, 2017

Jewish Lawmaker to Head City Council of Major Brazilian City

A Jewish lawmaker will assume the post as president of the city council of the city that is home to Brazil’s third largest Jewish community, the […]
December 14, 2017

Church of Holy Sepulchre Dismisses Keymaster’s Pence ‘Boycott’

Officials at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem on Wednesday dismissed the significance of a letter written by the site’s Muslim keyholder in which […]
December 14, 2017

Missouri Man Charged for Making Threatening Calls To Georgia Mosque

An indictment unsealed Wednesday in U.S. District Court charges 49-year-old Preston Q. Howard of Wright City with placing 10 threatening calls to the Islamic Society of […]
December 14, 2017

Montreal Mosque Denies Excluding Women from Construction Site

The head of an organization overseeing electrical work near two mosques in Côte-des-Neiges, Montreal said there’s no contract barring women from working on the construction site […]
December 14, 2017

White Evangelicals Voted Massively For Roy Moore In Alabama

Exit polls suggest 80 percent of white Christians who self-identified as born-again or evangelical voted for Republican candidate Roy Moore in Alabama’s special Senate election Tuesday […]
December 14, 2017

Former UN General Claims Rohingya Crisis Is ‘Very Deliberate Genocide’

The Rohingya crisis is undoubtedly genocide and the international community must intervene to prevent it, former UN general Romeo Dallaire claims, Sky News reports. As commander […]