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Terrorism, History And Muslim-Jewish Peace

Stephen Schwartz | Posted 04.02.2012 | Religion
Stephen Schwartz

Appeals for peaceful Muslim-Jewish discourse based on common spirituality may be dismissed as naïve. The first step may be to reply to the false narrative of permanent hatred with the authentic narrative of Jewish-Muslim affinities, as seen in Kabbalah and Sufism.

Three Killings: California, Florida, France

John Feffer | Posted 05.27.2012 | World
John Feffer

When our notion of the common good, of commonwealth, begins to disintegrate, all that is left are tribes defending their turf, standing their ground, enclosing their land.

Will the Events in Toulouse Represent a Turning Point in French Politics?

Anne Sinclair | Posted 05.26.2012 | World
Anne Sinclair

How might this tragedy affect the upcoming presidential election? The question is now whether the cursor of the presidential campaign has moved permanently (or only temporarily) from unemployment and economic issues to security, an issue that is always a handicap to the left.

Toulouse, France, Islam

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 05.26.2012 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

One judges not only a man, but a country by this type of reaction, by its capacity for revulsion when confronted with an eruption of horror. A moment of grace. The beauty of a commonly-shared sorrow. The prerogative of a great people.

Teacher Allegedly Urged Class To Observe Minute's Silence For French Gunman

AFP | Posted 03.23.2012 | World

ROUEN, France — A French teacher was suspended Friday for allegedly urging her class to observe a minute's silence for serial killer Mohamed Merah, ...

WATCH: France Jewish School Shooter Spinning In Stolen Car?

Posted 03.22.2012 | World

A 32-hour standoff between French police and the main suspect in the killings of 7 in the south of France came to an end on Thursday when police raide...