Day: August 29, 2016

Germany Is Latest Country To Propose Burqa Ban

Source: NPR France, Bulgaria, Belgium and the Netherlands all have different kinds of bans on wearing burqas in public. NPR’s Scott Simon talks to German journalist Janek Schmidt about the proposal. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: A French court has ruled that officials cannot prohibit women from wearing burqinis. That’s the full-body […]

ISIS Terrorists Infiltrating Canada, Suspected of Plotting Attacks

BY: Adam Kredo Government warns ‘violent act of terrorism could occur’ August 29, 2016 4:59 am The Canadian government is warning its citizens that it knows of at least 180 people who have traveled abroad to join terror groups and is tracking another 60 “extremist travelers who had returned to Canada,” according […]

West and the Muslim world

Source: ET Religion is one, but not the only reason, why the Muslim world is so unsettled at this time. Demography, the quality of governance, memory of past Western involvement in the Middle East and Central Asia are as important, perhaps even more important than religion. Past rapid rates of […]