Monthly Archives: May 2008

A Brother Observes ISNA

I did not make it to the Sheraton (out of solidarity with the workers) and did not make it to the Radisson either because I was not feeling well. I did get an update on what happened from some brothers … Continue reading

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ISNA at a Crossroads in Baltimore

Muslims in America are at a relatively infantile stage. We are developing as a community and are striving to put our unique imprint on society. The major organizations representing the Muslim community have to decide if they are going to … Continue reading

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Good Read: Many Florida Jews Express Doubts on Obama

From the New York Timeson Florida Jews and their reservations about Obama and the recent rightward turns of this traditionally very Democraticcommunity.  If there is a anti-Obama feeling rising in the Jewish community there is a Pro-Obama tide in the … Continue reading

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Painkillers Please!

My back is killing me today and I mean I woke up feeling fine and then all of the sudden boom it was out. By the time I got to the train station I could barely walk. Because of that … Continue reading

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Commute Home: Immigrants, Dead Bodies, and Gunshots

Commuting between Baltimore and DC is kind of interesting. On my way home from work yesterday I began in the Skyline area near the Alexandria/ Falls Church border in Fairfax County. For those of you not familiar with this area … Continue reading

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DC-Baltimore Man Comparison

Having spent the weekend in Baltimore  and a lot of time there over the last week I can tell you that while the two cities are connected by the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, the MARC train and share an airport the two … Continue reading

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Anti-Muslim Con-Man Anis Shorrosh Busted for Arson

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