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Here's the scoop on everything you need to know on what the president is up to this week.

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After calling for a temporary shutdown of Muslims entering the U.S., British lawmakers on Monday held a vigorous debate about banning Donald Trump from the UK, reports Reuters.

Muhammed Ali has issued a response to Donald Trump‘s controversial comments on Muslims, and the presidential hopeful’s desire for a “complete shutdown” of tMuslim travel into the U.S. The former boxing legend released a statement Wednesday denouncing Trump’s comments: “I am a Muslim and there is nothing Islamic about killing innocent people in Paris, San Bernardino, or anywhere […]

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Officials are looking into a possible hate crime in which a severed pig’s head was thrown in front of a North Philadelphia mosque. According to Philly, the incident happened around 11 p.m. on Sunday. Surveillance cameras caught a suspicious red van driving near the Al Aqsa Islamic Society. The vehicle drove past the mosque twice; the second time, the pig’s […]

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Fed up with the caricature that is Trump, the GOP quickly distanced themselves after Monday night's circus, most seeming to understand just how outrageous, hateful and damaging Trump's anti-Muslim rhetoric could be.

Despite the backlash, Jerry Falwell Jr. says he wouldn’t change the language in his controversial speech. President Jerry Falwell Jr. of Liberty University, one of the largest Christian universities in the world, is being criticized for urging students to get concealed weapons in the wake of the mass shootings inParis and San Bernardino in order to “end those […]

UPDATED: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 2:43 PM EST  Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has invited Ahmed Mohamed to the company and praised him for his creativity. UPDATED: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 1:10 PM EST President Obama has tweeted his support for Ahmed Mohamed, asking the teenager to come to the White House to show off his homemade clock. UPDATED: […]

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Muslim organizations have banded together to raise $100,000 in an effort to help rebuild Black churches in the South that were torched in recent months,…

Former Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) boiled down the entire religion of Islam to “honor killings, beheadings [and] suicide bombings” in a message tweeted Monday night in response to a column by comedian Bill Cosby. Last week, Cosby wrote an op-ed in the New York Post encouraging African American communities to abandon apathy in an effort […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — National Public Radio says it has terminated the contract of longtime news analyst Juan Williams after comments he made about Muslims on the Fox News Channel. NPR reported its move on its website. It said Williams appeared on the “The O’Reilly Factor” on Monday and told host Bill O’Reilly that he gets […]