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  • n. Alternative spelling of madrasah.


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  • However, the rub is that the term madrassa commonly means fanatical religious school, which apparently is not a good description of the school Obama attended.

    Fox smears Clinton and Obama in one broad stroke.

  • The butt munch still used the word madrassa in his latest bs.

    Think Progress » Fox’s Gibson: CNN Reporter Who Debunked Obama Smear Probably Went To The Same Madrassa

  • Except FOX is saying that stuff is coming from Hillary Clinton: Insight magazine says its sources report that the Clinton Democrats are doing background checks on Obama and are going to attach the word madrassa to him

    Caricaturing Obama.

  • Not only did Obama never attend a "madrassa" - which is code for "Islamic terrorist training camp" - we've got former Senator Bob Kerrey, a Clinton campaign surrogate, again spreading anti-Muslim slurs against Obama after doing the same thing right after appearing with Mrs. Clinton yesterday in Iowa.


  • The area also holds a large "madrassa"-- technically, a learning centre.

    Archive 2006-10-01

  • The indictment alleges that Mr. Khan ran an Islamic school, known as a madrassa, in the Swat region of Pakistan.

    U.S. Charges Six with Terror Support in Pakistan

  • In the middle of the madrassa was a large book on a wooden lectern: the Holy Quran.


  • However, when his parents enrolled him in that school in Indonesia that was called a madrassa in the Insight Magazine article, they had the choice of six religions on the enrollment form, and they checked the Muslim box, not Christian.

    Sound Politics: Re: Giuliani is looking interesting

  • His schooling in Indonesia has been falsely described as a madrassa and many e-mail chain letters have warned people that Obama is a secret Muslim.

    Susie Hoeller: Sarah Palin -- A Demagogue in a Skirt

  • This article, citing anonymous sources, claimed that "Mr. Obama, 45, spent at least four years in a so-called madrassa, or Muslim seminary, in Indonesia."

    Sliming Obama


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