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Latest Trends in Religious Restrictions and Hostilities

Latest Trends in Religious Restrictions and Hostilities. Pew Research Center. February 26, 2015.

Worldwide, social hostilities involving religion declined somewhat in 2013 after reaching a six-year peak the previous year, but roughly a quarter of the world’s countries are still grappling with high levels of religious hostilities within their borders, according to the study on global restrictions on religion. 66 more words


Why a hijab is not a hat

On Friday, a judge in Quebec refused to hear a case because the woman in her courtroom was wearing a hijab.
She likened it to someone wearing a hat or sunglasses – which are not permitted. 148 more words

Right or Wrong: Kayla Itsines Suing Freelee and Harley for Expressing Their Opinions

Kayla Itsines has decided to sue the popular YouTubers Freelee and Harley for expressing their opinions about Kayla’s diet program. The main issue that Freelee and Harley have with Kayla’s diet plan is its recommended 1600 calorie restriction. 642 more words

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Separated and Unequal: The Rise of Gated Communities

Among high perimeter walls, 24-7 security guards, nice roads and an array of fairly similar houses; the inhabitants of gated communities have a sense of common identity that is provided by the comfort of concrete walls. 1,697 more words