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Eye On Boise Shahram Hadian archive

THURSDAY, JAN. 14, 2016

Few Idaho lawmakers attend Statehouse talk by Hadian, Holton 

Fewer than 20 of Idaho’s 105 lawmakers attended a Statehouse presentation Thursday night on refugee resettlement featuring two anti-Islam speakers, as close to 100 protesters lined the hallway outside the meeting, carrying signs saying, “Love Your Neighbor As Yourself” and “Refugees Welcome.” The Rev. Shahram...

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Christopher Holton speaks at the Idaho Capitol about his view of the threat from Jihad (Betsy Z. Russell)

Holton: 'It's plain as day' 

The Rev. Shahram Hadian introduced Christopher Holton, vice president of the Center for Security Policy, who told tonight’s audience in the Lincoln Auditorium it was his first trip to Idaho. “I wish that I was here for a more pleasant reason,” Holton said. “I go...

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Protesters outside a well-attended talk in Sandpoint on Tuesday morning by anti-Islam speaker Shahram Hadian (Scott Maben)

Two different views of Islam in Idaho... 13 

More than 100 people gathered at the Sandpoint Community Hall this morning to hear anti-Islam speaker Shahram Hadian speak, reports Melissa Davlin of Idaho Public Television; Hadian, a Christian pastor from Chattaroy, Wash. and former Muslim, downplayed his role in helping kill child support enforcement...

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