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More from the Waffling Moronarchy

If these two women ever got to read this blog—which I’m sure they’d only do once—they might well think they had been responsible for driving me out of the Church in Wales. 246 more words

A Misfitting Anglican Alien Spinning in Space

Just as I start to think I’m beginning to get a grasp on the situation someone or something puts a shot across my bows and I am sent spinning into space, a misfitting Anglican alien, wondering where the hell I’m ever going to find somewhere safe to land. 721 more words

"Do you think the Muslim religion can be excessive?"


(Order Denying Motion for Juror Questionairre)

Plaintiffs moved the court to allow a juror questionnaire to be mailed to the prospective panel before voire dire. 202 more words


What Trump’s Election Means for My Family

In my previous post, I mentioned that a Trump election might not affect me that much personally, but I’m starting to rethink that. For starters, while the majority of my family is Hindu, I do have some Muslim family members. 406 more words


"No pants" religious belief required accommodation by Employer

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Akebono Brake Corporation, a Michigan-based company that designs and manufactures automotive brake components, was alleged to have violated federal law when it refused to hire a temporary laborer because of her religion, the U.S. 368 more words


Zempi & Awan, "Islamophobia"

Last month, Policy Press released Islamophobia: Lived Experiences of Online and Offline Victimisation by Dr. Irene Zempi (Nottingham Trent University) and Imran Awan (Birmingham City University). 102 more words

Scholarship Roundup

One Small Stand — When America Interned Americans

“A short film about Japanese-American students and their college president who said, “I will get you out of the camps.” …

Purpose: To create a film about one small stand against Japanese-American Internment, which will be a part of the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of this tragic and still-time-relevant event. 46 more words