Around the world, at least 93 million children - or 1 in 20 of those aged 14 or younger - live with a moderate or severe disability. Each one of these children is more than a statistic; each child is a son or daughter, brother or sister, friend or...
On May 23, 2015, Araya Selassie, entered a 7-Eleven store as a peaceful consumer. He was confronted by a 42 year old man, who seemed to be under the influence, regarding who should go first to the cashier. Although Araya had never seen this man before, Ar
Bill Allen was actively involved in Nashville's peaceful demonstrations for civil rights and had no criminal record. Yet, through an action of self-defense against a police officer and as a result of a flawed criminal justice system, Bill Allen was...
Scholastic learning requires development of cognitive functioning, attention regulation, and self-control: Meditation increases all three of these. K-12 pupils who learned meditation in school settings showed improvements of all three and had higher...
The texts of Islam are clearly distinct from the other religions texts as they, to a higher degree, call for violence and aggression against followers of other faiths. There are also direct incitements to terror. Moreover, in the Quran there are hundre
The Christian Right fully support terrorism against Planned Parenthood and many took to Twitter to support and show praise for Robert Lewis Dear after he opened fire inside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado killing three people.
Governor Abbot says that he will not accept Syrian refugees in Texas. First of all, it is OUR TAX dollars that PAY his Salary and for refugee assistance, so as Texans, it is our choice, not his. The Syrians did not ask for war, or for ISIS to go there.
Obviously Asst Prof Omar felt it was proper to slap, pull her hair and drag her for a Sharia violation IN A U.S. HIGH SCHOOL. It is also noteworthy that the Muslim Student Assoc. (MSA) and CAIR did not condemn this misogynistic display of violence.
Musliar, the chief of All India Sunni Jamiyyathul Ulama, said women have no mental strength and the power to control the universe, which lies in the hands of men. Gender equality is something which is never going to be a reality. It is against Islam
University students at Leiden University in the Netherlands have vandalised a Jewish students room to look like a Nazi concentration camp. The incident was reported by Volksrant to be the work of members of the universitys Minerva Society, Hollands old
Three innocent people are dead at a Planned Parenthood clinic because the screamers on the far right have whipped up a frenzy of hatred against women's rights to control their own bodies. Let's see that they get credit for it.
Nelson is a 59-year-old Barrie grandfather who is mid-way through his bucket list âEUR" to give away $1,000 to 50 needy families âEUR" something he committed his life to ever since doctors told him his colorectal cancer had metastasized in 2013.
The Wampis nation has declared the formation of its autonomous territorial government with the election of the first representatives and the approval and publication of its Statute, the legal framework which they will use to govern the territory. In a...
The Palestinian Authority (PA) sees no need for international intervention to halt its own crackdown on freedom of speech. Nor does it consider the closure of a newspaper office and the detention and torture of journalists as a "war crime."
The right wing's anti-choice lies and hate rhetoric have inspired another assassin and resulted in three murders and 9 people injured. It's time to hold them accountable for the violence their lie inspires.
A recent poll found that 48% of Palestinians interviewed believe that the real goal of the intifada is to liberate all of Palestine. In other words, approximately half of Palestinians believe that the intifada should lead to the destruction of Israel
In one of the great tragedies of our age, indigenous traditions, stories, cultures and knowledge are winking out across the world. Whole languages and mythologies are vanishing, and in some cases even entire indigenous groups are falling into extinction.
Answers in Genesis continues to post job openings for the Ark Encounter in an attempt to skirt the law that requires the for-profit theme park to follow state and federal guidelines in its hiring practices.