El Senado de Alabama votó este martes a favor de un proyecto de ley para permitirle a una mega-iglesia presbiteriana de la ciudad de Birmingham formar su propio departamento de policía. La Associated Press subrayó que esto jamás se ha visto en Estados Unidos.
On Tuesday, the Alabama Senate, in an an overwhelming majority, voted in favor of a bill that would allow a Birmingham Presbyterian megachurch to form its own police department. As “police experts” told the Associated Press, such a force would be unprecedented in the United States.
A Tunisian court has sentenced British DJ Dax J to one year in prison on charges of public indecency and offending public morality after he played a dance remix of the traditional Muslim call to prayer.
A bunch of housekeepers at St. Xavier University—a Catholic school in Chicago—have wanted to unionize for a long time. Like good Christians, St. Xavier has tried desperately to stop them.
President Donald Trump has a new thorn in his side: the federal judge in Hawaii who just indefinitely extended a hold on the president's revamped Muslim travel ban.
Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly nearly stormed out of a meeting on Monday with Arab community leaders in Michigan after they asked him tough questions about Donald Trump's revamped Muslim ban.
Any Mexican who helps build President Donald Trump's proposed border wall separating the United States from Mexico should be considered "traitors to the motherland," according to the Catholic Archdiocese of Mexico.
Theologians have spent centuries laboring over the question of divine intent and the problem of pain. This week, we were fortunate enough to receive two new contributions to the discourse.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations has called on New Mexico lawmakers to investigate an apparent act of vandalism committed at a Santa Fe library earlier this month as a hate crime.
Less than 12 hours after a Hawaiian judge issued a scathing 43-page ruling blocking Donald Trump's revised Muslim ban from taking effect nationwide, a Maryland judge also blocked part of the ban early Thursday morning.
The state of Hawaii on Wednesday became the first state to launch a legal challenge against President Donald Trump's revised Muslim travel ban, saying in court filings that the executive order is already damaging the state's tourism industry and its foreign university students.
On Monday night, the zoning board of Bayonne, NJ, voted to shut down plans to build a mosque and Muslim community center in the city. The vote came after hundreds of members of the community stood off in a tense debate. After five hours of arguments, the board voted 5–4 to reject an application, citing traffic and…
Before a group of Muslim students could ask Oklahoma State Rep. John Bennett (R-OK2) some questions, the Republican demanded they answer some wildly Islamophobic ones of his first—and then didn't meet with them at all.
Ever since Halima Aden strutted her way to the semifinals of the Miss Minnesota USA pageant last year, becoming the first contestant to wear a hijab and a burkini, she has been unstoppable.
Este lunes, varios de los biólogos, ecologistas, y economistas más importantes del mundo se reunieron en el Vaticano para tener una serie de discusiones sobre la relaciones entre la humanidad y la naturaleza.
Across southern California, religious leaders are hard at work creating the infrastructure for what could become a major form of resistance in the Trump-era: sheltering immigrants.
Two passengers were removed from a United flight Saturday after a man reportedly made racist comments to passengers.