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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – Potential threats from ISIS to Americans in Afghanistan are forcing the US military to develop new ways to get evacuees to Kabul airport, a senior US official said on Saturday, adding yet another complication to the already chaotic efforts to get people out of the country after its rapid fall to …

A new group of religious extremists in the United States seeks to promote and defend an ultra-conservative view of Mormon belief and harass suspected opponents of these beliefs, who are often racist and bigotry or encourage violence. The conduct of the so-called “Desert Nationalists” or “DezNats” has raised questions about how the Mormon Church of …

The eminent French sociologist Émile Durkheim wrote more than a hundred years ago on the consequences of anomie in society, a term generally defined as the absence of a norm, or a situation in which societies and social groups do not agree on norms of behavior, resulting in a breakdown of the structure and disagreement …

I have known Kenyatta for over twenty years, since we were classmates at the seminary. He has always been faithful and thoughtful, which leads him to interact with the scriptures in a way that connects with the real world in a way that I find uplifting and heartwarming, insightful and inspiring, as you will see …

The Reverend Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr., one of America’s foremost civil, religious and political rights figures. (Courtesy photo) The right-wing majority in the Supreme Court has just once again undermined the voting rights law. After clearing the section that required prior approval of state election laws to protect minority voting rights in Shelby v. Holder, …

Volusia County Council will consider whether to pass a resolution declaring the county a “Bill of Rights shrine” at its Tuesday meeting, and records reveal how county lawyers argued with questions about the constitutionality of the approach. County President Jeff Brower proposed the measure after voicing concerns about the possibility of public health officials going …

A German court rejected the asylum claims of two Turkish teachers who worked for schools affiliated with the Gülen movement in Vietnam, deciding to deport them to Bulgaria, where they risk being extradited to Turkey, Turkish Minute reported. citing the Bold Medya news site. Jülide Çetin and Şeyma Demirel, who worked as English teachers at …

Dead space came back to make us whole! It’s been eight years since the last entry in the iconic survival sci-fi horror series, but today has seen some very interesting news courtesy of EA Play Live – a “melted” remake of the original using Frostbite game engine for release on PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox …

When Mona El Baba was in high school, a teacher told her that she was “too stupid” to take a course in legal studies and that she was destined to be “another Muslim housewife”. “He said, ‘If my mother saw you, she would spit on your hijab,’ El Baba said. “I never forgot that”. According …

Less than two weeks after the commander of the 55th Parachute Brigade, Lieutenant General Mordechai (Motta) Gur announced that “the Temple Mount is in our hands” at the height of the Six Day War of 1967, the Defense Minister Moshe Dayan determined that in fact, in terms of religion authority, this was not the case. …