Articles Tagged ‘muslim’

Peter King hearing on "Radicalization of Muslim-Americans"

Rep. Peter King’s Muslim Radicalization Hearing Incites Sorrow, Rage

WASHINGTON — Emotionally charged, full of theatrics and splashed with…



Islamic critics blast Beyonce on eve of Egypt show

CAIRO (AP) — As Egypt gears for pop diva Beyonce Knowles’ first performance in North Africa, Islamic conservatives are branding her show an “insolent sex party” that threatens the Muslim nation’s “social peace and stability.” On giant posters plastered across the Egyptian capital advertising the Friday evening concert, Beyonce sports a revealing, flame-covered outfit and grips a set of motorcycle handlebars extending from her hips – a sharp contrast to Cairo streets, where most women wear the traditional Muslim headscarves. TV ads promoting the show, part of Beyonce’s “I Am …” world tour, have run on Egyptian and Arab satellite stations. The tour, which also took Beyonce to the United Arab Emirates last week, had grossed $53.5 million as of October, according to Billboard magazine