It seems there is some controversy about the hashtag #StopIslam. According to The Washington Post, In the aftermath of Tuesday morning’s attacks in Belgium, Twitter lit up with a hashtag that deviated from the usual post-tragedy solidarity script: #StopIslam trended worldwide, just below #Brussels and #PrayforBelgium. As disturbing as this hashtag might appear, however, … Continue reading
long Spare a thought for Islam. Islam is really suffering.
A colleague calls Lauren McKeon’s Toronto Life article on Zunera Ishaq “horrible”; horrible is the perfect word to describe “Zunera’s War.” Everyone has a story, but most people don’t get a version of their story written and published to attract a sympathetic audience. There is no question that McKeon’s purple … Continue reading
Because the human body has ways of shutting down illegitimate psychics… “There are people in this business who are not legitimate, and there are people — a lot of people like myself — who are legitimate, that have gifts and varying degrees,” she says. “Part of my service is providing … Continue reading
Any lesser prophet would have merely galloped into the city on a white horse, but Jesus had other ideas for his final one-way trip from Jericho to Jerusalem. The beginning of the 21st chapter of the gospel of Matthew has the juicy details. And when they drew nigh unto Jerusalem, … Continue reading