Yom Ashura is a day of mourning observed by the Muslim community every year on the 10th of Moharram, the first month of the lunar calendar. This year, it was observed on Thursday, November 14.
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Rev. Frances Deverell talks about the multi-faceted, progressive, faith-based activism of the Canadian Unitarians for Social Justice.
Canadian churches and religious organizations can bring en ethical perspective to the climate change debate.
Since his ordination in March of this year, the Pope, who is perhaps our era's most influential interpreter of the purpose of existence, has made regular headlines with inspiring symbolic decisions.
With singers, poets and spoken word artists in the program, the Peace Iftar has affirmed its place in the Toronto interfaith, arts, LGBTQ, Muslim and wider communities as a "bridge-builder."
Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, S.J., has been elected Pope Francis. (Photo: Catholic Church England and Wales / flickr)
Matthew Fox (former Catholic priest) discusses the Vatican's work with the CIA and its alliance with far-right political forces and Pope Francis' opposition to liberation theology in Latin America.
The politics of science have to be re-thought -- that is, we should not assume that the link between scientific method, epistemology and political implementation is pre-determined.
In this excerpt, Deepa Kumar looks at the uses of Islamophobia by a U.S. government that pushes war abroad and repression at home.
The Department of Foreign Affairs just got religion to the tune of five million bucks. Good thing. Religious freedom is a good idea when your exit strategy for climate change is the Rapture.