Archive for March 14th, 2019

March 14th, 2019 - 10:54 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Democrats shred Trump official’s lies on census question

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross must have felt like a cheeseburger after Democrats on the House Oversight Committee finished grilling him about who requested a controversial citizenship question in the proposed 2020 census. The Department of Commerce is responsible for the census, but Ross — a [...]

March 14th, 2019 - 9:30 pm § in Politics, Religion


White supremacist slaughters dozens in mosques A self-described “Trump supporter” with virulent white supremacist, anti-Muslim, and anti-immigrant views attacked two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Thursday. Within minutes, he killed 49 people and injured 48 more. Police said th[...]

March 14th, 2019 - 11:42 am § in Christianity, Misc.

Masīḥiyyūn: Suppose Israel was a Christian state ?

Imagine an New Palestine based not on Muslim rule but as a noble effort to find a place in the Middle east for Christians. The word for a Christian Arab is “Masīḥiyyūn‘ or مسيحيون عرب‎ . Like Jews, the Masīḥiyyūn are descended from ancient Arab clans that did not conv[...]

March 14th, 2019 - 1:50 am § in Misc.


Beijing Defends Tibet Policies as Tibetans Mark Anniversary of Uprising Protesters gathered around the world on Tibetan Uprising Day to commemorate the twin anniversaries of the failed March 10, 1959 Tibetan uprising—which resulted in the Dalai Lama fleeing China—and unrest which culminated in v[...]