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Christian college begins process to remove professor who wore a hijab

<b>(CNN) —</b> Larycia Hawkins, a professor at Wheaton College, caused a stir last month when she donned a Muslim head covering at the Christian school.<p>Now the Illinois college has begun what's known as a "Notice of Recommendation to Initiate Termination-for-Cause Proceedings" against her.<p>The associate …

Religion

The Revealing Naivete of One ISIS Recruit in Libya

The ignorance behind an indoctrination suggests an organization that is making up facts as it goes along.<p>LONDON—Last week, a document entitled …

Lampedusa: Immigration, Tragedy, Reflection - Photographs by Calogero Cammalleri | LensCulture

These moody, blurry black and white photographs are like stills from a mystery movie, or memories from long ago, or perhaps images dredged up from a bad dream. They attempt to grapple with recurring tragedies along the southern coast of Italy, and migrants seeking new lives, only to lose their …

Leading caricaturists across the Middle East question the meaning of free speech while attacking Israel and Arab leaders<p>Arab cartoonists are hitting back over the Charlie Hebdo affair with satirical works questioning the meaning of free speech in the west, while attacking their own hypocritical …

Charlie Hebdo

Dumping a Bucket of Ice on Your Head Does Not Make You a Philanthropist

The #IceBucketChallenge is the latest in lazy, narcissistic "hashtag activism." If you want to change the world, you're not going to do it by tweeting, wearing a tacky bracelet, or dumping ice water over your head.<p>Unless you lack access to the internet, you’ve certainly seen the viral onslaught of …

'Between hope and despair there is Mahienour'

On the front door of Mahienour al-Massry’s family home in Alexandria, a single yellow sticker hangs. The bold black letters on top read, in Arabic, …

The Psychology of the Sunni-Shia Divide

Why is there so much animosity between groups that seem so similar?<p>More than a decade after the Iraq war began, it still boggles our minds: Sunni and Shia—both revering the Quran, following Muhammad and praying to Allah—killing one another. It brings to mind the 3,500-plus dead from the clashes …

a rapper's last words before going to jail

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