Dear Interfaith Gathering Participants, Supporters, and All who are Curious,
It’s been awhile! Following my move from Iowa and the start of full-time graduate work near Atlanta, the work of Interfaith Gathering was in limbo. 125 more words
Anti-Muslim tirades prompt words of support
Minister of Canadian Heritage Melanie Joly makes an announcement about an anti-Islamophobia motion on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. 198 more words
Ann Henderson hails from North Carolina. When she was first called to ministry she wanted to stay close to home.
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I was looking at Duke and Candler.
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Support for Donald Trump is surging across the United States. This is particularly troubling because in recent weeks, he has called for banning Muslim immigration, shutting down mosques, spying on Muslims, making Muslims carry ID badges, and a few other blatantly Islamophobic things. 1,068 more words
A man from Nebraska has spoken to local press about his change of heart regarding Muslims in the United States.
John Dutcher, a resident of Omaha, told KETV news how his prejudice against Muslims had changed when a number of new families from Syria, Afghanistan and elsewhere, moved into his apartment block. 85 more words
Trump’s Muslim ban was painfully evocative of Jewish stories of migration to the US – or tragic accounts of family members denied entry to the US as refugees, only to be killed in the Holocaust. 140 more words