Is Islam a Religion of Violence? Minister Farrakhan addresses the controversy

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CHICAGO ( - The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan held a press conference May 25, 2005 from Mosque Maryam in Chicago, IL to address the question of Islam being a "religion of violence" and furor that erupted after a May 9 Newsweek article reported Qur'anic desecration at the U.S. Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba.

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