Archive for October, 2014

Sexual Slavery of Women under the name of Sex Jihad

10/27/2014 | Blog | Project Nur

Al-Shorouk Newspaper, 2014   by Taameem Almaliki, Project Nur Program Coordinator Since the war started in Syria, we continue to hear ugly words. One such word is Jihad Nikah, which […]

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Development Intern

10/27/2014 | Uncategorized

AIC seeks a Development Intern for its DC office. The position is flexible with regard to schedule and number of hours worked per week, although the ideal candidate will be […]

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Qatari Women’s Basketball Team Refuses to Play Without Hijabs

10/23/2014 | Blog

  by Michael Semel Muslim women face enough obstacles today living in a society where they are frequently discriminated against and face misogynistic treatment. Last month, the Qatari women’s basketball team […]

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Curbing Terrorist Financial Networks and Defeating ISIS

10/22/2014 | Blog | Project Nur

by Nicole Mitchell, Project Nur Program Coordinator Dr. Amit Kumar held a discussion on October 16, 2014 on the comparison of financing networks of terrorists in the Middle East and […]

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Voices Against Radicalism attend Spread Hummus Not Hate event

10/14/2014 | Blog

Voices Against Radicalism attend Spread Hummus Not Hate event by Taameem Almaliki, Project Nur Coordinator at American Islamic Congress Today at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMD), I attended […]

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Former Ambassador to Iraq Speaks About Countering ISIS

10/9/2014 | Blog | Uncategorized

Former Ambassador to Iraq Speaks About Countering ISIS By Michael Semel On October 2, I had the privilege of listening to the former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, James Jeffrey, speak […]

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Iraqi Sitcom Against ISIS

10/7/2014 | Blog

Iraqi Sitcom Against ISIS by Taameem Almaliki, Project Nur Coordinator at American Islamic Congress My comparative literature professor at UMD would be so happy to see me writing about movies […]

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Jihadi Brides and Women Activists

10/2/2014 | Blog | Project Nur

Jihadi Brides and Women Activists by Taameem Almaliki, Project Nur Coordinator at American Islamic Congress Reading about Jihadi brides makes me furious. I was reflecting on the trial and murder […]

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I’m Fed Up with Radicals

10/1/2014 | Blog | Uncategorized

“I’m Fed Up with Radicals” by Taameem Almaliki, Project Nur Coordinator at American Islamic Congress It has been a while since I have written something meaningful in English. I usually […]

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