The worshippers at the Eugene Islamic Center are anxious about their security. Also, the group practicing FGM that has been seen in the news recently is a small Muslim sect.
It has allowed for people like the paedophile-defending blowhard Milo Yiannopoulos, the blogger-cum-anti-Muslim-hate-monger Pamela Geller and a coterie of rabid 'New Atheists' who present themselves as progressive princes and princesses to join forces in the name of fighting Islam.
Now, Muslim leaders are concerned about anti-Sharia law rallies planned for Seattle and two-dozen other US cities this weekend, saying they are anti-Muslim.
Hundreds of people are expected to gather at the Minnesota State Capitol at midday Saturday in dueling protests focused on Islam in America. Because they're not really a human rights organization at all: They only bring up "human rights" when they feel it can be used against the Muslims they despise.
In canceling its Portland plans, the group organizing the event, ACT for America, objected to being labeled as an "alt-right" group and claimed to be supporting women's rights by opposing "Sharia law".
"I'm going to be telling people we don't tolerate violence", Parish says, adding that the Portland killings had nothing to do with the group.
It may seem incendiary, but it is impossible to deny the facts: A group of violent extremists who exhibit all the traits, rhetoric and ideology of a terrorist group are planning a major event this weekend. It was from somebody who insisted that: "To oppose the march against sharia means you support sharia" - and are therefore against human rights.
Trump sons defend his criticism of London mayor Donald Trump Jr . and Eric Trump told ABC News that the United Kingdom needs to do more to defend against terrorism. Attacks at the London Bridge and Borough Market kill seven and injure nearly 50. "No reason to be alarmed".
The goal is to rally people together and educate, said Scott Presler, lead activism strategist for the group. She told KUOW's Kim Malcolm that westerners are often confused about what sharia encompasses.
One of the demonstrations is billed as an anti-Sharia law march and it's permitted for the steps of City Hall. He wants to know why other groups do not stand in solidarity with them against genital mutilation, forcing women into marriage and honor violence, all of which, he said, were taking place on US soil.
The marches come amid a rise in reports of anti-Muslim incidents in the US, including arson attacks and vandalism at mosques, harassment of women wearing Muslim head-coverings and bullying of Muslim schoolchildren. "Yes to Service and Unity Rally and Food Drive" that the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) organized in Atlanta.
Muslim leaders hear echoes of the views of groups like ACT for America in President Donald Trump's temporary ban on entry into the USA from six Muslim-majority countries a measure now blocked by federal courts and in his claims of dangers posed by immigrants and Muslim refugees.
Act for America says on its website that it aim to fight terrorism and promote national security. The man was charged with intimidation, menacing and harassment.
Most American Muslims are clear what they want, but for a few who have made irresponsible statements that has fueled the anti-Sharia drive. On Friday night an interfaith gathering was held at a mosque in Berlin.
AP Religion Writer Rachel Zoll in NY contributed to this report.
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In a rare about-face, Griffin apologized hours later and deleted the graphic video from her social media accounts. Griffin quickly posted a video on Twitter asking for forgiveness and saying "I am sorry".
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It's similar to what happens with traditional jet lag from traveling, but social jet lag often occurs more consistently. The researchers deducted the weekday sleep midpoint from the weekend one to derive the individual's social jet lag .
The British singer also touched on his attachment to his guitar, saying he always feels more comfortable with it in hand. He told James Corden during his Carpool Karaoke: '[Justin was] actually really cool about it, surprisingly'.
But despite the initial hype, Ars Technica's sample of Xbox Live users on the Xbox One betrays less enthusiasm for older games. Netflix alone is 11 times more popular than playing backward compatible games.
The boost for Mr Corbyn's party comes amid a gradual rise in Labour's polling numbers since the start of the campaign. He added: "Let's wait and see what that turns itself into, in terms of percentage votes and seats".
The senior administration official also defended the fact that Trump not moving the embassy was breaking a key campaign promise. But Trump has apparently realized that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, much like the USA health care system, is complicated.
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FDA wants opioid painkiller pulled off market
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Asian stocks slip as risk-off sentiment grips markets
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