BuzzFeed News: Instagram Labeled One Of Islam’s Holiest Mosques A Terrorist Organization

BuzzFeed News: Instagram Labeled One Of Islam’s Holiest Mosques A Terrorist Organization. “Instagram removed posts and blocked hashtags about one of Islam’s holiest mosques because its content moderation system mistakenly associated the site with a designation the company reserves for terrorist organizations, according to internal employee communications seen by BuzzFeed News.”

Now available: Alka Patel Archive: Afghanistan and Iran, Art and Architecture (Artstor Blog)

Artstor Blog: Now available: Alka Patel Archive: Afghanistan and Iran, Art and Architecture. “Alka Patel and the University of California, Irvine have contributed approximately 5,000 images of the art and architecture of historic Islamic sites in Afghanistan and Iran to the Artstor Digital Library. The collection in Artstor is made up of Patel’s field photography, with an emphasis on mosque architecture, and it includes extensive and uncommon coverage of the monuments of the Ghurid Dynasty (c. 1149-1215).”