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Seat of Islamic learning represents silent majority of moderates

Since the Sept. 11 attacks focused attention on Islamic extremism, Grand Sheik Mohammed Sayed Tantawi - who perhaps more than any other leader embodies moderate, official Islam - has often condemned terrorism and al-Qaida. He repeated his denunciations in a rare interview with The Associated Press, but also called "occupying others' lands" - code for Israel in Palestinian territory - the "ugliest kind of terrorism."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/05/rel_421211.shtml
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Polygamy still an option for parts of West Africa

DAKAR, Senegal -- Monday and Tuesday are with Mame Seye. Wednesday and Thursday, it's Khady. Then, Ibrahima Sene, a successful businessman, welcomes his third lawfully wedded spouse, Aida - perfumed, coifed and arrayed in her finest - into his bedroom for two nights.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/03/rel_414410.shtml
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