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Hand in Hand

(Traveling from thought to poetry)

I originally wanted these two things to be separate blog posts, but I soon realized, as the title implies, they go hand in hand. 1,037 more words

Humanism and Religion - part 2

The principal reason why some religious teachers are not humanistic is because they distrust human nature and have a pessimistic view of human beings. These religious teachers tend to downplay the humanity of the founders of their religions, emphasing their superhuman or even divine qualities.  662 more words

Buddhism

Denmark passes new anti-radicalisation plan with 'exit permits' to stop 1,400 years of Jihad

Justice Minister Mette Fredriksen. Photo: Jens Astrup/Scanpix

Denmark passes new anti-radicalisation plan

Published: 27 Jan 2015

Denmark’s parliament near unanimously voted through the country’s new anti-radicalisation plan on Tuesday, pledging to spend nearly 60 million kroner (€8m) on planned projects. 179 more words

Muslims WorldWide

Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

Its a start but it will not solve the problem and unless Islam is understood for what it "really" is there can be no true solution.

Is the Qur'an a literary miracle?

I have a Muslim friend who once told me that the Qur’an is perfect, immutable, beautiful and impossible to reproduce, such that most Arabic speakers/readers are unable to deny its miraculous origins. 844 more words

Apologetics

suffer like a Christian

        

Violent protests have broken out in many parts of the world–from Western Europe (France) to West Africa (Niger) to Central Asia (Pakistan)–as Muslims have reacted to the publication of a now infamous cartoon depicting the Prophet Muhammad. 595 more words

Essays

Free Speech and Islam

Recently, some ads critical of Islam went up on buses in San Francisco, courtesy of controversial blogger Pamela Geller.  Not long after that, it appeared several of these ads had been defaced.   865 more words

Qur'an

ISLAM IN EUROPE NOW A NO-GO SUBJECT

The American Spectator, By Aaron Goldstein, Jan. 28, 2015

A few days after the terrorist attacks in Paris on the offices of Charlie Hebdo and the Hyper Cacher grocery store, terrorism expert Steve Emerson appeared on the Fox News Channel’s… 1,454 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

Emerson was not wrong there are,in fact, many areas in the EU and the US where non Muslims must go with great care! No Go, Exclusion, Sharia law practiced here! We can debate the meaning of the words till hell freezes over but that doesn't change the facts that there are areas where its best you don't enter!