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Rev. Jamie Johnson, head of a faith-based division of the DHS, had been in the position since April.
The students were at the capitol in Oklahoma City for an annual Muslim Day event to introduce members of the community to their state lawmakers.
The FBI monitored Ali, including his divorce and his speech at a Miami mosque, in its investigation of the religious group Nation of Islam, according to documents released by the agency.
Those who believe in Islamic principles should be deported, said Gingrich, who also called for all mosques to be monitored.
A new report finds groups perpetuating prejudice against Muslims, some even having political ties, have increased revenue since 2008.
Despite attempts by some to politicize tragedy and tie incident to religious-based terrorism, it appears suspect may simply have been a deranged, hate-filled individual.
Trump backpedaled his comments Wednesday, calling his ban "just a suggestion" and saying it was never a call to action.
“This is just the new normal for Muslims while flying,” said a rep from the Council on American-Islam Relations (CAIR).
"If we are all the same then Muslims need to take off their napkins off of their heads I feel offended by it."
Trump’s latest anti-Islamic rhetoric, calling for a “complete shutdown of Muslims,” has caused great controversy, with one of his fellow Republican party members telling the business tycoon to “go to hell.”
Why is Islamophobia so prevalent in the United States? Islamic experts answer probing questions from DiversityInc CEO Luke Visconti and explain how much misguided information reaches the general public.