Tanzania’s Catholic church accused the government of violating democratic norms by limiting freedom of expression
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Trump’s move, one of the most ill-considered US actions in the Middle East for a generation is just the latest iteration of a dynamic between a horribly unqualified president and the millstone of poison ideologies which will grind the region into dust.
After having played a mediating role in DR Congo’s political crisis, the Catholic Church is now defying Kinshasa
Former Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir Grewal became the nation’s first Sikh attorney general
More unaffiliated Americans identify as independents than as members of the two parties combined
Crisis-wracked Democratic Republic of Congo was bracing for fresh unrest Sunday after the country’s influential Catholic church
If, as a society, we are going to adjust our moral compass based solely on the letter at the end of a politician’s name, Americans are just proving that our country has no moral compass altogether.
Earlier this month Iran’s government banned Zumba, the popular exercise dance class
Religion is omnipresent in Kenya. The line between religion and politics is often thin.
Protesters who gathered in what they called the “March Against Sharia” to denounce Islamic law were met across the country with equally sized or larger counter-protests.