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Reformers Challenge Radical Islam

Ida Lichter, M.D. | Posted 10.19.2016 | Religion
Ida Lichter, M.D.

In Canada, protests by Muslim parents against music education are testing Toronto's accommodation with conflicting cultural and religious values. Such confrontations give extremists opportunities to lower the bar on demands for Islamisation. In this context, Muslim reformers provide some antidotes.

Burkini Bluster: History And Humor Help

Kimann Schultz | Posted 08.29.2016 | Style
Kimann Schultz

The hoopla over Burkinigate (as had it occurred on a Jersey shore, it would've been called that) is fascinating on many levels. It illustrates perfec...

Let's Talk About The Dress Code For Muslim Men

MuslimGirl | Posted 07.22.2016 | Religion

Covering up a bit more than usual at the beach while your wife or sister is beautifully covered is a wonderful form of solidarity. It's also a great form of modesty.  Your wife or sister will appreciate it.

Hospitality Thrives In 1 Of The Poorest Countries In The World

Helen Blakesley | Posted 08.26.2012 | Impact
Helen Blakesley

What struck me first on arriving in Burkina Faso wasn't the dust, the heat or the poverty. It was the welcome.

Drought in Sahel Could Become a Catastrophe for 13 Million

Louis Belanger | Posted 05.08.2012 | World
Louis Belanger

Some 13 million people are at severe risk from a food crisis which is set to escalate into a full scale humanitarian emergency in the Sahel region of West and Central Africa if urgent action is not taken.