Archive for July 7th, 2012

VIDEO: Teacher and father terrorized in own home

- July 7th, 2012

VIDEO: Big Fat Greek Debt Spiral

- July 7th, 2012

COLUMN: Coren – The devil you know

- July 7th, 2012

And he’s likely less monstrous than what would follow if ousted

by Michael Coren

We do not understand the Arab world. We think we do, we like to think we do, but we don’t.

It’s far more complex and nuanced than we give it credit for, and few parts of it are as multifaceted and layered as Syria. The struggles of the Middle East are seldom about good and bad or black and white. In this case, western arrogance and presumptions of knowledge and moral superiority could lead to strife and violence almost beyond comprehension. Read more…

COLUMN: Mansur – Islam, Jesus and poverty

- July 7th, 2012

Empty church discloses a harsh reality

by Salim Mansur

ALGIERS, ALGERIA  - Notre Dame d’Afrique sits on top of a cliff overlooking Algiers. It was completed in 1872 and since then has been one of the landmarks of the Algerian capital, its neo-Byzantine style architecture with an impressive dome standing imperially over a city that still reflects, despite its present shabbiness, the legacy of France. Read more…