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Aesthetics, Culture Key To Understanding Jihadists

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Former priest and convicted child rapist Paul Shanley was released from the Old Colony Correctional Center in Bridgewater, Mass., on Friday. Shanley, now 86, was a figure in the Boston Catholic Church priest sex abuse scandal. Commonwealth of Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry Board/AP hide caption

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Palestinians celebrate in front of the Lion's Gate entrance to Al-Aqsa Mosque after Israeli security measures were removed from the Al-Aqsa Compound in Jerusalem on Wednesday. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback, seen here at a news conference last month, is being nominated by President Trump to be an ambassador for religious freedom. John Hanna/AP hide caption

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Muslims In The U.S. Face Increased Discrimination, PEW Report Says

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Chaledean Christians, Who Helped Bring Trump Victory, Now Face Deportation

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With New Security Measures, Tensions Remain High In Jerusalem's Old City

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3 Palestinians Killed In Violent Clashes With Israelis Near Jerusalem Religious Site

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Palestinians Protest Metal Detectors At Holy Site

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A poster campaign by the city of Boston offers advice on how bystanders can defuse the situation if a Muslim person is being harassed. The cartoon was drawn by the artist Maeril. Maeril/City of Boston hide caption

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Militant Right-Wing Activists Protest Religious Community With Peaceful History

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