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BIC report examines persecution of Iranian Bahais

Bahai International Community, October 25, 2016.

Iran’s persecution of Iranian Bahais continues unabated, despite government promises to end religious discrimination and improve human rights, according to a new report from the Bahai International Community. 407 more words

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The Currency of Suffering (2/2)

The theme of this much earlier sequence of posts seems to complement the current sequence about death as light and therefore warrant republishing now.

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Mariya Kothari free on bail in Qorveh

Bahai News (Persian), October 18, 2016.

Dr. Mariya Kothari (ماریا کوثری), a Bahai from Qorveh, who was arrested by agents from the Ministry of Intelligence on October 4, was freed on bail on October 18. 159 more words

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The Currency of Suffering (1/2)

The theme of this much earlier sequence of posts seems to complement the current sequence about death as light and therefore warrants republishing now.

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Killing of a Bahai in Yazd was religiously motivated

Bahai News (Persian), October 22, 2016

As previously reported, Farhang Amiri (فرهنگ امیری), a Bahai living in Yazd, was murdered by two brothers who came to the door of his house on the evening of September 26. 313 more words

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Irreducible Mind – a review (2/3): Myers & the mind-body problem

Because my current sequence of posts refers to the Kellys and their thought-provoking text Irreducible Mind, it seemed a good idea to republish this sequence from March 2013. 1,438 more words


Irreducible Mind - a review (1/3): how psychology lost the plot

. . . . the mind is the power of the human spirit. Spirit is the lamp; mind is the light which shines from the lamp.

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