The Abuse of Religion to Foster Extremism is a Universal Phenomenon

When Americans express concern about religious extremism and violence, they almost always are thinking about Islam. The problems posed by the politicization and weaponization...

Learning to learn

A man came to Libnani, a Sufi teacher, and this interchange took place: Man: "I wish to learn, will you teach me?" Libnani: "I do not...
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9/11 and Iran: Life Imitates Art

Back in 1995, when John le Carré turned in the manuscript for his novel "Our Game," one of his editors wondered if the places...

Extreme Christian Zionists not helping America or Israel

Christians United for Israel (CUFI) is a political advocacy network based on an extreme version of Christian Zionism. This network calls on all Christians...
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The Root Cause of Human Population Growth

Homo sapiens is a creature of the earth. Understand that food is the tap root of life for the human species. There may be...