Archive for May, 2017

News and Analysis (5/2/17)

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

“Our armed forces are filled with patriotic Americans of all faiths, races, sexual orientations and gender identities, and … Green’s naked bigotry disqualifies him for the job of Army Secretary”:

“Ghoneim currently lives in Turkey and has rejected the ruling stating that he has not been in Egypt since 2001…. Thousands have been jailed and hundreds were killed” since the 2013″ coup:

Pope Francis and Imam Al-Tayyeb exchange words of peace, but the insurgency in Sinai gains strength as “the government’s military tactics … have alienated the local population”:

The American press never tires of asking, Were is the Palestinian non-violent resistance,” but also refuses to cover it:

“Last year Modi criticised the cow-protection vigilantes and urged a crackdown against groups using religion as a cover for committing crimes” but the violence continues:

There is a fixation on the only verse in the Qur’an to make an explicit “concession to male authority in a faith littered with powerful, non-conformist women”:

“Hamas advocates the liberation of all of Palestine but is ready to support the state on 1967 borders without recognizing Israel or ceding any rights” — Khalid Meshaal:

“The court’s wording of neutrality in a company also indicates that hijabis are somehow abnormal, which further alienates them”: