Tag: Religion

  • Erdogan says he won’t talk to Greek prime minister again

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he will stop talking to Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and cancel a key meeting between their two countries ByThe Associated Press May 23, 2022, 7:07 PM • 3 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on […]

  • Saints Row Previews Say Reboot Offers Bonkers Action, Deep Customization

    Will restarted Saints Row hasn’t come out yet, but some sites have had a hard time with it thanks to a recent hands-on preview. Impressions of the approximately 40 minutes of gameplay, full of explosive and wacky hijinks that fans of the series have come to expect, are making their rounds online and the feeling […]

  • Gunman targets Taiwanese faith with long pro-democracy tie

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – The recent fatal shooting at the Taiwanese Presbyterian Church in Irvine, California didn’t just violate sacred space. Taiwanese Americans across the country say it has torn apart their cultural stronghold. This is where the Laguna Woods congregation worshipped. But it’s also where their native language and support for a democratic Taiwan […]

  • ‘Reprehensible’: Oz condemns GOP opponent’s tweet on Islam

    CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — Republican Senate hopeful Mehmet Oz is stepping up its criticism of far-right candidates in Pennsylvania gaining ground ahead of Tuesday’s primary election. After spending much of the campaign avoiding fellow Republican Senate candidate Kathy Barnette, Oz said on Saturday that she was out of step with the GOP and could not […]

  • US report details church-state collusion over Indigenous schools

    A new Home Office report on the legacy of boarding schools for Native Americans highlights how closely the U.S. government worked with churches to Christianize them as part of a project to separate them from their culture, identity, and ultimately their land. The Role of Churches Forms a Secondary Part of the Federal Indian Residential […]

  • Louisiana debates murder charges for women who have abortions

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Louisiana House of Representatives ventures further against abortion than any other state legislator, is debating a bill to make women who terminate their pregnancies subject to criminal prosecution for homicide. Republican Rep. Danny McCormick pushed for a House debate on his bill on Thursday afternoon despite a crescendo of opposition […]

  • US uncovers 500 deaths at Native American boarding schools so far

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A first-of-its-kind federal study of Native American boarding schools that for more than a century sought to assimilate Native children into white society has identified more than 500 student deaths in the institutions , but officials expect that figure to grow exponentially as research continues. The Interior Department report released Wednesday […]