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2003-02-01 Fifth Column
US Muslims seek UN help against govt bias
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Posted by Fred Pruitt 2003-02-01 12:51 pm|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [323 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 I love how the "American Muslim Council" feels qualified to represent all Asian Americans! I really don't believe Asian Americans feel repressed all. They sure haven't been complaining much, and they all seem pretty well-integrated into American society; excelling in both education and economic endeavors....
Posted by Scooter McGruder 2003-02-01 14:08:25||   2003-02-01 14:08:25|| Front Page Top

#2  I think the AMC is referring to Muslims of Pakistani origin as opposed to the Middle Eastern Arabs and Persians. Brits often refer to Pakistanis and Indians as "Asians" whereas we call them simply "Pakistanis and Indians" and reserve "Asian" for "Orientals", e.g. Chinese, Japanese, Koreans, Vietnamese, etc.
Posted by JDB 2003-02-02 00:44:53||   2003-02-02 00:44:53|| Front Page Top

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