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Pet A Dog And Reap The Whirlwind

I just read an article about a religious group issuing an official complaint against a Malaysian girl  who was photographed holding a dog at an adoption drive.  531 more words

Faith

"Us" and "Them" - "Me" and "You"

I attend my writers group to encourage other writers and to develop my skills. My intention is not to have my worldview challenged. But that is precisely what occurred recently. 828 more words

Writers' Group

What kind of loser are you?

World leaders seem paralyzed by the Islamic State. The most recent news is that IS is bulldozing ancient ruins. Apparently they are destroying the historical heritage of the entire human race, with the attitude, we don’t need a past, we just need their future. 624 more words

Bible

On Radicalization

The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI have issued a warning to parents that ISIS is using social media to influence young Americans to join them in fighting for…for what? 777 more words

Opinions

A Bloody Altar

Author’s Note: I wish to offer my sympathies to the friends and family of Mr. Avijit Roy. In this dark time, it can be easy to forget that there are survivors who will need to cope with the loss of a loved one. 755 more words

God

Via Psychology Today - “Islamic Extremism” vs “Violent Extremism”: Is naming, blaming? The pathological avoidance of naming enemies.

Post originally published by Dr. Neil Farber M.D, Ph.D. on Feb 20, 2015 in The Blame Game

A Rose by Any Other Name…

“We spend more time talking about what you call it, as opposed to what do you do about it,” says Attorney General Eric Holder. 387 more words

Politics

Why Obama is between a rock and a hard on terrorism


Mounting his political offensive against ISIS, President Barack Obama dismissed the conceit that the group is fighting from a religious perspective, labeling them instead as terrorists, who in no way represent Islam, according to a… 497 more words

National News