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Former MLB star Curt Schilling posted controversial tweets about Muslims Tuesday. But he's not the only professional sports star who's dabbled in provocative topics.

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Boko Haram Steps Up Attacks After Buhari’s Vows to Defeat the Group

When Buhari won Nigeria's election in March, he vowed to defeat the extremist group wreaking havoc in northeastern Nigeria. A recent string of attacks, however, proves he has a lot of work left to do.


Is Modi’s India Safe for Muslims?

Hindu nationalism is on the rise in the world’s second most-populous Muslim country.

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