By Adi Chowdhury From the Catholic priest in China who can only stand by as government officials censor his lessons to fit convenient political agendas, to the Buddhists in Indonesia watching their temples going up in flames at the hands of local Islamists, to the young Muslim girl who has her hijab snatched away and… Continue reading It’s Ironic, But Only a Secular Democracy Can Ensure Genuine Religious Freedom for All
By Adi Chowdhury Bangladeshi clerics have issued a fatwa against the killings of minorities and secular campaigners in the mainly Muslim country, where police have arrested over 10,000 people in a crackdown on militancy. In an act of tentatively placing a foot out of the steady yet sinuous stream of killings against around 50… Continue reading Bangladeshi clerics: “Killing of non-Muslims and minority groups forbidden in Islam”
By Adi Chowdhury “These false Jews promote the filth of Hollywood that is seeding the American people and the people of the world and bringing you down in moral strength. … It’s the wicked Jews, the false Jews, that are promoting lesbianism, homosexuality. It’s the wicked Jews, false Jews, that make it a crime… Continue reading “Hateful”, “Anti-Semitic,” “Black Supremacist”, —Exploring the Notorious Reputation of the Nation of Islam
Somewhere among a mayor’s job description is the duty of overlooking the city’s public service needs, and that includes initiating and enforcing policies and strategies to combat such apertures in the infrastructure. For example, Jackson, Mississippi has been struggling with a problem concerning widespread potholes. And, upliftingly, its mayor has put forth a plan to… Continue reading Praying for Potholes: The practice of just praying to solve problems, instead of getting up and working, isn’t just amusing. It’s dangerous. And possibly fatal.