Religious Diversity Newsfeed

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Atheist group may sue over county invocation
Florida Today—22 August, 2014

Mayor: Interfaith Roundtable on Police-Community Relations 'Extraordinary'
NY 1 News—22 August, 2014

Interfaith event at Islamic Center in Sharon on Sunday
Wicked Local Sharon—22 August, 2014

Ontario's Turban-Wearing Sikhs Must Wear Helmets When Riding Motorbikes: Wynne
The Huffington Post—22 August, 2014

One of 50 female Jewish scribes, she painstakingly repairs the Torah
The State—22 August, 2014

Hedy Epstein, 90-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor, Arrested During Michael Brown Protest
The Huffington Post—19 August, 2014

Grant will allow CLU to further its interfaith curriculum
The Thousand Oaks Acorn—19 August, 2014

Sikh seniors society lands federal grant
The Daily Courier News—19 August, 2014

It Turns Out Colleges Aren't Actually Atheist Factories
The Atlantic—19 August, 2014

Germany: Jews quit interfaith council
Intermountain Jewish News—19 August, 2014

Local Hindu ashram draws people from throughout U.S.
The Daily Review—19 August, 2014

MPAC Rejects ISIS’ Repugnant Crimes Against Humanity (Press Release)
Muslim Public Affairs Council—19 August, 2014

Millions Reached Through Sikh American Commercial
Sikhnet/SALDEF—19 August, 2014

Interfaith service commemorates 20 years of freedom
Eye Witness News—19 August, 2014

Multi-faith cemetery in city
The Herald Scotland—19 August, 2014

New Jersey Man Taken Aback by ISIS Flag Flap, Says He Was 'Expressing My Religion'
ABC News—19 August, 2014

Imam Shortage Crimps U.S. Mosques
The Wall Street Journal—19 August, 2014

Iraqis flee violence: For Phoenix family, it's personal
The Arizona Republic—19 August, 2014

Clashing visions threaten the mission of U.S. religious liberty panel
Worldwide Religion News/The Deseret News—19 August, 2014

Interfaith Living For Interfaith Harmony (Blog)
Counter Currents—19 August, 2014

A Jewish Matchmaker Whose Hand Led Hundreds Down the Aisle
The New York Times—19 August, 2014

Honoring a Hindu God With Human Pyramids
The Wall Street Journal—19 August, 2014

Detroit hosts 25th annual interfaith conference
The Toledo Blade—19 August, 2014

Sikh temple under construction in Westboro
The Worcester Telegram & Gazette—19 August, 2014

Summer Food Festival at Layton Buddhist Temple
The Standard Examiner—19 August, 2014

Sikh Man Takes Off His Turban and Comes Out of the Closet (Blog)
The Huffington Post—19 August, 2014

Remembering Oak Creek tragedy the Sikh Coalition held National Day of Sewa
Sikh Siyasat News—19 August, 2014

Welcoming Baha’i: New official religion in Indonesia
The Jakarta Post—19 August, 2014

Religion Briefs for Aug. 17
Richmond Times-Dispatch—19 August, 2014

Car crashes into Buddhist Temple in Grand Rapids
WZZM13 ABC—19 August, 2014

Interfaith Alliance Releases Election Year Guides as Religion Continues to Play a Disproportionate Role in Political Campaigns (Press Release)
The Interfaith Alliance—19 August, 2014

Human pyramids mark the birth of Hindu god Lord Krishna, in pictures
The Telegraph—19 August, 2014

Sikh emigre buys Marley Park center in Surprise for $12.5M
Phoenix Business Journal—19 August, 2014

Loudoun Interfaith Relief names new executive director
The Loudoun Times—19 August, 2014

Full Religious Rituals Held For Non-Muslim MH17 Victims
The Malaysian Digest—19 August, 2014

Family room at Boise's Interfaith Sanctuary gets an OATHS facelift
The Idaho Statesman—19 August, 2014

Wikipedia’s edit wars and the 8 religious pages people can’t stop editing
Religion News Service—19 August, 2014

Ministers, others press Scott Walker for parole reforms
The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel—14 August, 2014

Faith leaders prod Scott Walker on alleged inmate abuse
The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel—14 August, 2014

Sikh Community Calls For NYPD To Investigate Queens Attack As Hate Crime
CBS New York—13 August, 2014

At a Camp for Hasidic Boys, Studying Faith Is Their Daily Exercise
The New York Times—13 August, 2014

Religion pushed to side in Canada, Faith in the Public Square conference told
The Catholic Register—13 August, 2014

US Muslim movement embraces gay and interfaith marriages, female imams and mixed prayers
The Squamish Chief/The Associated Press—13 August, 2014

University of Cambridge Hosts Religious Tolerance Exhibition
The Oman Tribune—13 August, 2014

Interfaith group gathers in silence for peace
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette—13 August, 2014

Losing religion at college? New study flips the common wisdom
Religion News Service—13 August, 2014

Welcoming faith to Pacific University campus (Op-Ed)
The Forest Grove Leader—13 August, 2014

Harold Ramis' memory marked by Buddhist ceremonies
The Evanston Review—13 August, 2014

Editorial: Utah high court needs religious diversity
The Salt Lake Tribune—13 August, 2014

Mutual respect: Appreciation of cultural diversity, inter-faith harmony urged
The Express Tribune—13 August, 2014