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Barack Obama's Muslim Childhood

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Submitted by David Helu (United States), May 6, 2008 at 11:13

... You mention that only Muslim children are given the name Hussein, which is not true. Hussein is an arabic name and there are many christians in arab countries with the name.

You also mention that Barack enrolled himself as a muslim at the catholic school in Jakarta for grades 1 to 3. I cannot think of any first grader that enrolls him/herself ...

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