Australian woman found guilty of being a member of Islamic States

A 23-year-old Adelaide woman has been found guilty of being a member of Islamic State in South Australia’s Supreme Court. Key points: Adelaide woman found guilty of being a member of Islamic State Zainab Abdirahman-Khalif was detained at Adelaide Airport in July, 2016 Following a three-week trial, it took the jury about three hours to reach the guilty verdict Zainab Abdirahman-Khalif was detained at Adelaide Airport in July 2016 trying to board a plane to Turkey with just hand luggage and $170, but released without charge. In May last year,…

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Terrorist attacks by Muslims get way more attention than others

Research by the University of Alabama shows attacks by Muslims receive an average of 105 headlines, others just 15   Terrorist attacks committed by Muslim extremists receive 357% more US press coverage than those committed by non-Muslims, according to new research from the University of Alabama. The researchers controlled for factors like target type, number of fatalities, and whether or not the perpetrators were arrested before reaching their final statistic. Terrorist attacks committed by non-Muslims (or where the religion was unknown) received an average of 15 headlines, while those committed…

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