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Save Christian Mom Asia Bibi From Execution - Please Sign Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Pakistan, violence, women, Islam, Christianity, Muslims, hanging, abuse, crime, culture, death, ethics, government, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety )

Sabina
- 2 days ago - aclj.org
Asia Bibi was falsely accused of "blasphemy" - speaking against the prophet Muhammad. Now this wife and mother of five will hang for her Christian faith. She would be the first woman executed under Pakistan's Sharia blasphemy law.
Mahmoud Abbas Urges Palestinians To Defend Al-Aqsa, Suggests Banning 'Settlers' From Entering
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel Palestine, Al-Aqsa Mosque, Jerusalem, rights, freedoms, ethics, government, society, religion, culture, abuse, violence )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - ibtimes.com
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Friday that Israeli settlers living in the Occupied West Bank have no right to "desecrate" the Al-Aqsa mosque. He suggested that they should be prevented from entering the site in East Jerusalem, which also...
Catholic Synod: Cardinal Raymond Burke, A Critic Of Pope Francis To Be 'Demoted'
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Catholic Church, LGBTRights, world, society, ethics, interesting, news, freedoms, rights )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - ibtimes.com
A senior Catholic cardinal, a noted critic of Pope Francis' more liberal stance on homosexuality, has revealed that he is to be demoted from his post of running the Catholic Church's justice system.
Palestinian Worshippers Barred From Al-Aqsa
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, religion, Al-Aqsa Mosque, police, society, freedoms, rights, violence, news )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - aljazeera.com
Many worshippers trying to enter the compound on Tuesday were turned away by police, who prevented all but those aged over 60 from entering the site, forcing many Palestinians to perform their dawn prayers in the street.
11 Nuns Sexually Abused at Least 95 Kids From Montana Reservation, Lawsuit Claims
Society & Culture  (tags: nuns, Catholicism, child abuse, religion, Montana )

Freya
- 9 days ago - rawstory.com
Nearly a dozen Catholic nuns sexually abused at least 95 students at boarding and day schools run by the Ursuline Sisters of the Western Province, according to a lawsuit scheduled for trial later this year.
Shlomo Sand: 'I Wish to Resign and Cease Considering Myself a Jew'
Society & Culture  (tags: Shlomo Sand, author, world, Israel, racism, society, culture, education, interesting, humans, freedoms, ethics, rights, politics, sadness, religion )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - theguardian.com
I am aware of living in one of the most racist societies in the western world. Racism is present to some degree everywhere, but in Israel it exists deep within the spirit of the laws. It is taught in schools and colleges, spread in the media, and above...
'How Rich Are You?' -- Tablet Typecasts Rev. Shipman as Elite, Anti-Semitic WASP
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, religion, anti-Semitism, anti-Zionism, freedoms, ethics, rights, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, interesting )

Carrie
- 11 days ago - mondoweiss.net
The Rev. Bruce Shipman lost his chaplain's job at Yale last month for saying in a letter to the New York Times that Israeli actions in Gaza were helping to foster anti-Semitism in Europe. Now trying to expiate the charge of anti-Semitism, Shipman gave...
Prominent Israeli Settler Rabbi Calls for "Cleansing" of Palestinians
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, West Bank, Human Rights, Rabbi Dov Lior, ethnic cleansing, world, ethics, culture, society, religion, freedoms, safety, violence, death )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - electronicintifada.net
During a visit to Israeli settlers on 30 September in the occupied West Bank, Rabbi Dov Lior said that Israel "must strive to cleanse the entire country" of Palestinians, ostensibly referring to present-day Israel, the occupied West Bank and the besieged
'It's Gross, It's Racist': Ben Affleck and Bill Maher Clash Over Criticizing Islam (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: media, celebrity, TV, Real Time with Bill Maher, religion, Islam, liberals, ethics, society, freedoms, rights, interesting, politics, culture )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - rawstory.com
Bill Maher and author and neuroscientist Sam Harris battled actor/director Ben Affleck on Real Time Friday concerning Maher's recent remarks criticizing Islam. "Why are you so hostile about this?"Maher asked Affleck."It's gross, it's racist," Affleck said
Pope Launches Review That Could Change Church's Attitude on Marriage, Cohabitation and Divorce
Society & Culture  (tags: world, religion, Catholics, Pope Francis, marriage, family, society, culture, freedoms, ethics, rights, children )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - rawstory.com
Pope Francis on Sunday launched a major review of Catholic teaching on the family that could lead to change in the Church's attitude to marriage, cohabitation and divorce.
Read the Genocidal Sermon a Notable Atlanta Rabbi Gave This Rosh Hashanah
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, Americans, Rabbi Shalom Lewis, Atlanta, religion, genocide, Zionists, Islam, ethics, dishonesty, society, culture, sadness, world, politics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 17 days ago - mondoweiss.net
"I cry out, "Ehr daw - they are here." The fury of ultimate evil is upon us and we must act - not to contain it. Not to degrade it. Not to manage it. Not to tolerate it, but to exterminate it utterly and absolutely. If we fail in this holy crusade,..."
World Renowned Ethnobotanist, Wade Davis, On Indigenous Cultures & The Environment   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Indigenous Peoples, Indigenous cultures, Wade Davis, poet, scientists, ethnobotanist, culture, environment, ethics, GoodNews, humans, religion, society, travel, world )

Betsy
- 23 days ago - youtube.com
Wade Davis is a Canadian anthropologist, ethnobotanist, author and photographer whose work has focused on worldwide indigenous cultures, especially in North and South America.
Naive? At a Jewish Spiritual Retreat Center, I Insist on Talking About Gaza
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Israel, Gaza, religion, Human Rights, ethics, dishonesty, society, culture, death, education, humans, violence, rights, sadness, politics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 29 days ago - mondoweiss.net
The retreat was described as a 'transformative experience', where we could delve deep into spiritual practice and emerge refreshed and purified. I was here to teach a yoga meditation workshop. I'd also volunteered to lead some discussions on Israel/Gaza.
WATCH: British Muslim's Fundamentalist Muslim Scholars Tell ISIS That Holding Hostage Goes Against Koran (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: world, British Muslim scholars, ISIL, religion, law, news, rights, freedoms, culture, society, ethics, humans, interesting )

Carrie
- 30 days ago - rawstory.com
British Muslim scholars have made a direct video appeal to Islamist militants to release Alan Henning,whom they are threatening to behead, warning the killing would break Islamic laws.
Escape From Duggarville: How Playing the Good Christian Housewife Almost Killed Me
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Christianity, 'Quiverfull Movement', women, society, culture, family, freedoms, rights, sadness, ethics, safety, education, children )

Carrie
- 31 days ago - rawstory.com
Vyckie Garrison was once a minor celebrity in the Quiverfull Movement, made famous by TV's Duggar family. As a devout, Bible-believing Christian and the mother of seven homeschooled children, Garrison spent 16 years, with her husband, publishing a...
 

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