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Ahmadis’ overly long days at shelters

  • The Jakarta Post

| Mon, June 18 2018  

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Children’s voice: Barahim, a 9-year-old boy who lives with his parents at Wisma Transito in Mataram, West Nusa Tenggara, holds up the letter he has written to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo appealing to him to allow displaced Ahmadi families to return to Ketapang village after living in the shelters for 12 years. 22 more words

Asia

I am a Hindu

To be or not to be, that is the question, that haunted me for many years. Born to parents with diametrically opposite views on God, religion, rituals, tradition – all that make me a Hindu – I have always struggled with religion. 1,454 more words

The Religious Tolerance of the Mongols

The Religious Tolerance of the Mongols
by Ron Steelman (really, a video by John Green)
June 3, 2018

My son mentioned seeing some short videos at school via YouTube, “Crash Course in World History – with John Green.”  The video that he saw mentioned a few interesting things that I didn’t know about Mongols. 221 more words

Religion

There May be Hope for American Democracy After All

Those of you who read my blog (blackwhiteorgray.com) know that I have been harshly critical of national evangelical Christian leaders who peddle an intolerant, disrespectful, anti-immigrant, and generally hateful political agenda. 3,090 more words

Political Compromise

Mass Shooting of Students - Schools are the Problem

Like many Americans I have been brokenhearted by the senseless slaughter of so many of our young people. I have desperately searched for a common thread in all these violent episodes. 286 more words

Political Compromise

Pakistan: Ahmadiyya Mosque attacked in Sialkot

Masjid Mubarak, a 100 years old mosque, was attacked during the night by a violent mob. Next door house was also damaged. Local administration, police officers, journalists were at the sight while this was going on. 403 more words

Asia

Hate and Intolerance Center Stage in Israel Today

Trump and Netanyahu celebrated the United States moving its embassy from Tele Aviv to Jerusalem with Israeli solders killing Palestinians protesting the loss of their future capital city. 156 more words

Political Compromise