What does it mean to "turn to faith"? To gather in the like-minded and bar the door? Or to take a riskier move outward?
A Christian educator survives a beating
"Church of Pakistan college principal beaten," read the headline. I am that principal.
Air strikes give the illusion of surgical intervention. But they are not unambiguous humanitarian acts.
In the 19th century, the U.S. adopted a "social peacekeeper" model of policing. Then the Civil War left behind a surplus of firearms.
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What’s the best way for white Americans to act in solidarity with black Americans protesting the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson?
I don’t claim any fresh insights on this question. Janee Woods has some good ones.
"We already know that he started out at a time when it was accepted for a Ferguson cop to charge somebody with property damage for bleeding on his uniform."
Police overreach has long targeted black Americans. And in Ferguson, cops who don't seem to know what they're doing have massive firepower with which to do it.
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