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Many Gay Muslims are trapped between religion and sexual orientation

Gays Muslims at the San Francisco Pride Parade. Photo by Francio Folini. K had to make an impossible decision. Be gay or be Muslim. But to be out and Muslim is dangerous, both for K and  her family back home in Saudi Arabia. When she returns home a in a few years, being out of the closet could land her […]

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The traditions of Palo Mayombe

Its dark rituals, involving human and animal remains and even grave robbing, are practiced in extreme secrecy.

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The rituals of Greek Orthodox Easter

Greek Orthodox Easter is known as the feasts of feasts in the Greek Orthodox Church. It is considered the central holiday of the year.

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The Razi School celebrates cultural diversity

The Razi School, a Muslim pre-kindergarten through 12th grade private school, encourages its students to learn the different religions of the world.

Brooklyn Tea Party President Runs for NY State Assembly
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Brooklyn Tea Party President Runs for NY State Assembly

If Obama gets reelected Joseph Hayon is convinced there will be another four years of what he sees as the destruction of America.

Atheist group wants 9/11 cross removed from ground zero museum
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Atheist group wants 9/11 cross removed from ground zero museum

Atheists say the cross has no place in a museum supported by taxpayers.

After leaving the order, Catholic “married priests” continue to minister
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After leaving the order, Catholic “married priests” continue to minister

Ordained married men preform religious rites for disfranchised Catholics.

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For Easter on Fifth Avenue, faith is optional

Hundreds made their way along Fifth Avenue Easter Sunday in the Bonnet Festival at St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

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Hundreds protest hearings on Muslim extremism

Nearly 1,000 protesters gathered in Times Square to rally against the upcoming congressional hearings on “radicalization” of Muslims in America.

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Jewish book sale bridges generational gap

More than 13,000 will visit Yeshiva University’s Seforim book sale this month, where patrons can select from a wide range of Jewish works.