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Elizabeth Bryant

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Posted by Elizabeth Bryant 7 weeks 1 day ago
As France emerges from its worst terrorist attack in decades, a biting novel that imagines the country governed by Islamic law is part of a swirling debate about its basic values. Will the country...
Posted by Aida Alami, Angela Waters, Elizabeth Bryant 7 weeks 6 days ago
A horrific attack on a satirical magazine that mocked Islam left 12 people dead on Jan. 7 and put the Muslim community on edge.The hunt is now on for the assailants, two or three masked men who...
Posted by Elizabeth Bryant 32 weeks 22 hours ago
Amid mounting protests in Europe against the Gaza conflict, political and religious leaders in the region have sharply denounced anti-Semitism within their borders.“Anti-Semitic rhetoric and...
Posted by Elizabeth Bryant 1 year 44 weeks ago
Amid a finance scandal that touched the heart of France’s Socialist government, a quieter drama played out this month as the country’s top rabbi resigned his post after admitting to plagiarism.Rabbi...