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Religion in a Vacuum: How Central Asian Islam was Radicalized

This latest post written by Christopher Buttner for the course Religion and Politics in a Global Context Fall 2014. Please take the time to read this post. 1,388 more words

Islamic Extremism

Peshawar massacre consistent with Prophet Muhammad's teaching, says Pakistan Taliban - Ahmar Mustikhan

“Umar Khurasani insisted the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan followed what he called sunnat, or actions of Prophet Muhammad during wars. He said those who are saying the Peshawar attack was un-Islamic should read Sahih al-Bukhari 5th Volume, Hadith No. 737 more words


Horrific incident at Army Public School Peshawar

I am writing today after a long struggle as it took me time getting the courage for writing on the topic that has shaken my soul. 719 more words

The completion of suffering

The week has been full of news of shootings, murders, suffering. There is one thing that makes it possible for human being to complete on suffering: to have the opportunity to speak one’s suffering and have it gotten by another human being… 323 more words

Transformation, Inspiration

Ottawa shootings: Hero Kevin Vickers honoured in House

By Casey Taylor

O Canada sounded through the halls of Parliament Thursday as t he rituals that kick off each day’s session in the House of Commons took on much greater significance. 1,046 more words


ISIS threats to Canada spark responses from MPs and public

By Casey Taylor

New information released Wednesday shows the RCMP is investigating 90 suspects as part of 63 open cases involving threats spawned from the militant group ISIS. 752 more words


Two NYPD Officers Assassinated!


The recent assassination of two New York Police Department officers ( whose killer, Ismaaiyl  Abdullah Brinsley, committed suicide immediately afterward ) is a shock which will hopefully shake some sense into protesters chanting, ” Hands Up! 238 more words

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