There is no more inflammatory topic than the Arabs and the Holocaust—the phrase alone can occasion outrage. The terrain is dense with ugly claims and counterclaims: one side is charged with Holocaust denial, the other with exploiting a tragedy while denying the tragedies of others.
The body of Jesus is one of the most powerful symbols in Christianity. In this program, two scholars bring their perspectives to bear on our knowledge of the body of Jesus, both as a historical reality and as a symbol.
American Muslims are using art as a vehicle for expression and social change. Anida Yoeu Ali is an international performance artist and writer who was born in Cambodia and raised in Chicago. 1700% is the name of Anida's latest spoken word poem.
In the wake of the global financial crisis, the inevitable question arises as to whether the rules and values that were in place to safeguard the capitalist system have failed or whether the system itself is in need of an overhaul.
We thought we were well informed about the Iraq war supplemental spending bill, but not widely reported was Benchmark #1 - the U.S. demand that the Iraqi Parliament pass the "Iraq Oil Law." The law's primary purpose is to divide oil revenues among Sunni, Shia and Kurds.
The 21st century will be the century of the faith line - a line that does not divide Christians and Muslims or Hindus and Jews, but religious pluralists and religious totalitarians - argues Eboo Patel, the Executive Director of the Interfaith Youth Core.