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Harriet Miers has withdrawn as the Supreme Court nominee.
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Aljazeera.net reported yesterday that Iran's president is openly calling for Israel to be wiped off the map. Anyone who thinks this attitude has been eradicated is sadly mistaken. Read it and weep.
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As Americans negotiate the increasingly diverse religious landscape of our nation, inevitably there will be bumps and bruises.
I'm giving you links here to two distressing stories about ways in which Muslims have run into problems as they encounter a culture dominated by Christians. One is from northwest Indiana, the other from the Bay Area of California.
I'd be interested in your thoughts about how we can find ways to live in religious harmony with one another as we experience the growing presence of Buddhists, Muslims, Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and many others.
We are moving from a time of being a Judeo-Christian culture to a Judeo-Christian-Islamic culture to one in which no religion will have a position of privileged majority by the end of this current century, if current demographic trends hold.
How should we handle this?
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