The move was seen as part of a drive by Prince Mohammed bin Salman to transform Saudi society and to move toward a more tolerant form of Islam.
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The prince bought the “Salvator Mundi,” a portrait of Christ, according to documents reviewed by The New York Times.
“The Sinatra of the East” and a heavy metal group known for anti-Muslim lyrics were honored in the Czech Republic’s answer to the Grammys.
The show, “Black Crows,” will air on the popular satellite channel MBC 1. It aims, in part, to undermine the narrative that the Islamic State uses to entice recruits.
The comedian talks about his ambitions for the second season of his Netflix show, which involved an immersion in pasta-making in Italy.
The company said it would remove artwork from X-Men Gold #1 that appeared to refer to Islamist attacks on Christians and Jews in Indonesia.
The Belgian playwright Ismaël Saidi writes comic plays that tour France and Belgium, and offer a message of multicultural tolerance.
“America to Zanzibar: Muslim Cultures Near and Far,” at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan, is designed to educate young visitors and prevent bias.
Mr. Hamid’s “Exit West” seems poised to become one of this year’s most important literary works.
Those calling for the gallery’s closing say it promotes hate. Its founder says she is being punished for not being politically correct.