Category Archives: Faith

Dutch foreign minister criticized for saying multi-cultural societies are violent

“Give me an example of a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural society, where the indigenous population still live… where they live in a peaceful, societal union,” Blok told a gathering of Dutch employees of international organizations. “I don’t know of any.” Someone in … Continue reading

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A Baltimore professor was the victim of an anti-Semitic attack and then German police punched him – The Washington Post

In Germany, there have been few weeks this year in which anti-Semitic incidents did not make headlines. The most recent attack, however, is raising uncomfortable questions not only about anti-Semitic sentiments but also about the response of authorities. On Wednesday, … Continue reading

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College Professors Organize Against Free Speech on the Nation’s Campuses

The American Association of University Professors (AAUP) is urging its members to fight against legislation designed to protect free speech on college campuses — and is framing the effort as a right-wing conspiracy. You read that correctly. The nation’s largest … Continue reading

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6 killed over 24 hours in Chicago, 10 others wounded by gunfire | Last Weeks March Didn’t Help 

A deadly 24 hours in Chicago included a triple shooting on the South Side. In all, at least 6 people were killed and another 10 wounded between Wednesday and Thursday mornings. Source: 6 killed over 24 hours in Chicago, 10 … Continue reading

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Thai cave rescue: All 12 boys, coach pulled to safety  | Bravo to the Thai Navy Seal Team & Support Teams

Divers on Tuesday rescued the final four boys and their coach from a deep cave in Thailand, where they’d been for more than two weeks. Source: Thai cave rescue: All 12 boys, coach pulled to safety – UPI.com

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Network 1976: “We deal in illusions man.” | Truer Now 

“So, you listen to me. Listen to me! Television is not the truth. Television’s a god-damned amusement park. Television is a circus, a carnival, a traveling troupe of acrobats, storytellers, dancers, singers, jugglers, sideshow freaks, lion tamers, and football players. … Continue reading

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Chicago anti-gun violence protests: People march on Dan Ryan Expressway today | Nobody To Blame But Local Gangs – Change Your Culture

CHICAGO — Protesters planning to shut down a major Chicago interstate said they’re trying to pressure public officials to address the gun violence that’s claimed hundreds of lives in some of the city’s poorest neighborhoods. Hundreds of protesters are participating … Continue reading

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