Asia Bibi, the Nigerian Elders, and the Radical Nature of Christian Forgiveness | Opinion

In a recent interview with the BBC, Asia Bibi, the Pakistani Christian who spent eight years waiting for execution on a trumped-up charge of blasphemy, recalled her mistreatment. She described how much of sham her “trial” was, and how she was not even allowed to say anything in her own defense. She talked about the… Read More Asia Bibi, the Nigerian Elders, and the Radical Nature of Christian Forgiveness | Opinion

Scientists Are Starting to Take Warp Drives Seriously, Especially This One Concept | + Opinion

The detection of gravitational waves changed things. Source: Scientists Are Starting to Take Warp Drives Seriously, Especially This One Concept Opinion: I believe we can psychologically ‘pick up’ a lot of information about another soul, even at great distances.  Distance arguably is to some extent a psychosocial construct. Some lovers, for instance, engage in physical… Read More Scientists Are Starting to Take Warp Drives Seriously, Especially This One Concept | + Opinion

India builds 7-foot wall so Trump won’t see slum in Ahmedabad – Business Insider | + Opinion

President Donald Trump is in India for three days. A local Ahmedabad official said the wall was “part of a beautification and cleanliness drive.” Source: India builds 7-foot wall so Trump won’t see slum in Ahmedabad – Business Insider And a video here: https://time.com/5786417/india-slum-wall-trump-visit/ Opinion: The Hindu holy man Swami Vivekananda once asked how India… Read More India builds 7-foot wall so Trump won’t see slum in Ahmedabad – Business Insider | + Opinion

Report finds Catholic charity founder sexually abused women | + Opinion

Source: Report finds Catholic charity founder sexually abused women Opinion: This fellow comes from the same prominent Vanier family after which so many colleges and schools are named. Why am I only a little bit surprised? Well, judging from what I saw in my entire academic journey, you can dress a man up as a… Read More Report finds Catholic charity founder sexually abused women | + Opinion

Corruption weakens democracy – myRepublica – The New York Times Partner, Latest news of Nepal in English, Latest News Articles | + Opinion

During the Gettysburg Address in 1863, Abraham Lincoln stated that “government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the Earth.” He must have thought democracy to be the best political system in the world. Albert Camus, a French philosopher trusted democracy to be the protection of the minority. For… Read More Corruption weakens democracy – myRepublica – The New York Times Partner, Latest news of Nepal in English, Latest News Articles | + Opinion

How U.S. Christians imagine God contributes to discriminatory hiring practices | + Opinion

How people visualize God can have real consequences to life on Earth, Stanford research has found. Source: How U.S. Christians imagine God contributes to discriminatory hiring practices Opinion: Read the entire article and you’ll find a few lines at the end about how this dynamic isn’t just about biased Christians. According to the research, it… Read More How U.S. Christians imagine God contributes to discriminatory hiring practices | + Opinion