Category: Religion

Mehdi Hasan: What the jihadists who bought “Islam for Dummies” on Amazon tell us about radicalisation

Pretending that the danger comes only from the devout could cost lives

avatar
Jérôme Roos: The Islamic State

A Monster Empire Created

avatar
Katha Pollitt: Why It’s Time to Repeal the Religious Freedom Restoration Act

. Somehow the separation of church and state has come to mean blocking the state from protecting the civil rights of citizens and forcing it to support—and pay for—sectarianism, bigotry, superstition and bullying

James Kassaga Arinaitwe: How US Evangelicals Are Shaping Development In Uganda

Foreign faith-based, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are shaping many aspects of my country’s development to suit their religious agenda

avatar
Juan Cole: Mosul w/out Christians for First time in 1,900 Years

For the first time in nearly 2000 years, there are virtually no Christians in the city of Mosul in northern Iraq

Asma Afsaruddin: The Pretender-Caliph and Islamic History

The truth about Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Jon Queally: World Council of Churches to Divest from World’s Dirty Fuels

Representing more than half a billion people, the decision is called ‘major victory’ for global movement calling for transition away from oil, coal, and gas

avatar
Milan Rai: Christian Terrorism?

Double standards and faith-based violence

avatar
Pepe Escobar: Arab Spring, Jihad Summer

Now there’s IS. And we start all over again, not in the Hindu Kush, but in the Levant. With a new Osama

Charity R. Carney: The Troubling World of Corporate Christianity

Can Americans tell the difference between religion and consumption?

1 2 3 9
WP-Backgrounds by InoPlugs Web Design and Juwelier Schönmann