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  • PROOF of what Barack Obama WAS doing while Sarah Palin was mayor of Wasilla, Alaska

    09/04/2008 5:58:54 PM PDT · by politicket · 64 replies · 565+ views
    Illinois State Government ^ | 9/4/2008 | politicket
    Senate Sponsors: OBAMA. Short description: 11/1/97-ISLAMIC COMMUNITY DAY Synopsis of Bill as introduced: Declares November 1, 1997 to be South Shore Islamic Community Center Day. Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE Last action date: 99-01-12 Location: Senate Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0 Declares November 1, 1997 to be South Shore Islamic Community Center Day. 97-10-16 S REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE RULES 99-01-12 S SESSION SINE DIE 90_SR0110 LRB9007260KBkbA 1 SENATE RESOLUTION 2 WHEREAS, Since 1995, the South Shore Islamic Community 3 Center, located at 2672 E. 75th Street, has worked to improve...
  • Friendswood (TX) Students roped into Islamic training

    05/30/2008 8:34:30 AM PDT · by Hardshell · 22 replies · 393+ views
    World Net Daily ^ | 5/30/2008 | Bob Unruh
    Public school students at Friendswood Junior High in the Houston area have been roped into Islamic training by representatives from the Council on American-Islamic Relations during class time, prompting religious leaders to protest over Principal Robin Lowe's actions. Pastor Dave Welch, spokesman for the Houston Area Pastor Council, confirmed the indoctrination had taken place and called it "unacceptable." "The failure of the principal of Friendswood Junior High to respect simple procedures requiring parental notification for such a potentially controversial subject, to not only approve but participate personally in a religious indoctrination session led by representatives of a group with well-known...
  • Muslim holidays rejected by board (Balt., MD)

    04/26/2007 11:45:51 AM PDT · by JZelle · 22 replies · 968+ views
    Washington Times ^ | 4-26-07 | Tarron Lively
    Baltimore County public school officials have said that adding Muslim holidays to the school calendars is unlawful and "irresponsible," marking another setback in attempts across the region to add the holidays. Muslim supporters wanted schools to close for Eid al-Adha, which marks the end of the yearly pilgrimage to Mecca, and Eid al-Fitr, the end of Ramadan, the month of fasting. A few dozen members of the county's chapter of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee asked for the change at a school board meeting Tuesday night. School officials, however, stood firm by a state law that disallows public schools from endorsing...
  • Bible-Reading Student Gets Lesson in Litigation

    10/03/2006 3:49:45 PM PDT · by Brilliant · 78 replies · 2,551+ views
    Washington Post ^ | October 3, 2006 | Eric Rich
    Amber Mangum was a frequent reader during lunch breaks at her Prince George's County middle school, silently soaking up the adventures of Harry Potter and other tales in the spare minutes before afternoon classes. The habit was never viewed as a problem -- not, a lawsuit alleges, until the book she was reading was the Bible. A vice principal at Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School in Laurel last month ordered Amber, then 12, to stop reading the Bible or face punishment, according to a lawsuit filed Friday by Amber's mother. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, alleges...
  • Look who's teaching Johnny about Islam

    05/03/2004 4:55:16 PM PDT · by Sun · 62 replies · 840+ views
    WorldNetDaily ^ | May 3, 2004 | Paul Sperry
    Look who's teaching Johnny about Islam Saudi-funded Islamic activists have final say in shaping public-school lessons on religions Posted: May 3, 2004 1:00 a.m. Eastern By Paul Sperry © 2004 WorldNetDaily.com WASHINGTON -- A top textbook consultant shaping classroom education on Islam in American public schools recently worked for a school funded and controlled by the Saudi government, which propagates a rigidly anti-Western strain of Islam, a WorldNetDaily investigation reveals. The consultant, Susan L. Douglass, has also praised Pakistan's madrassa schools as "proud symbols of learning," even after the U.S. government blamed them for fueling the rise of the Taliban...