Book Review: Judaism and Islam as Synergistic Monotheisms: A Reform Rabbi’s Reflections…

Title: Judaism and Islam as Synergistic Monotheisms: A Reform Rabbi’s Reflections on the Profound Connectedness of Islam and Judaism Author: Rabbi Allen S. Maller Publisher: Hadassa Word Press Pages: 120 Price: 15 US dollars ISBN: 978-3-639-79499-1 Reviewed by: Neza T. Reyhan† Current political tensions over Palestine/Israel might seem to project a different image, but contrary… Read More Book Review: Judaism and Islam as Synergistic Monotheisms: A Reform Rabbi’s Reflections…

‘Thank you’ to veterans: Vimy Ridge 1st stop on Trudeau’s tour to mark 100 years since armistice

For Justin Trudeau and his Canadian delegation, there was an obvious place to start a weekend of commemorations marking the centenary of the armistice that ended the First World War: The still-pockmarked battlefield at Canada’s National Memorial at Vimy Ridge. Source: ‘Thank you’ to veterans: Vimy Ridge 1st stop on Trudeau’s tour to mark 100… Read More ‘Thank you’ to veterans: Vimy Ridge 1st stop on Trudeau’s tour to mark 100 years since armistice

Chinese teen braniacs are being trained to build new AI weapons • The Register (racist headline?)

Beijing Institute of Technology launches a new programme to further defense interests… Source: Chinese teen braniacs are being trained to build new AI weapons • The Register Comment – This struck me as a racist headline. So the Chinese want to get an edge in the military and are educating their youth to do so.… Read More Chinese teen braniacs are being trained to build new AI weapons • The Register (racist headline?)