Opinion by Hussein Rashid, special to CNN
(CNN) – In the world of comics, the news of Ms. Marvel’s return to the world of Iron Man and the X-men is a big deal – and not just because the character’s alter ego is a Pakistani-American Muslim girl from New Jersey.
The previous Ms. Marvel, for [...]
The global Muslim population will grow by 35 percent over the next 20 years, from 1.6 billion to 2.2 billion by 2030. This reader’s question seems relevant today: “Why are Westerners drawn to Islam?”
1. Because there is a really, really, really good chance that Kirk Cameron is one of the main characters.
And, let’s face it– Kirk isn’t a very good actor. Every time I see him on the big screen it ruins fond childhood memories, singing “as long as we’ve got each other, we’ve got [...]
Here’s a dirty little secret that reporters don’t want you to know. When writing the back story or filler for a news item, we often rely on our knowledge of a topic to flesh out a story.
While some newspapers used to boast that they fact-checked every statement before releasing a story to a waiting [...]
You’re far too young to be aware of this, but, in the last few days, many people have watched a video of a model being “altered” by photoshop. It shows her artificial transformation from real and attractive to fraudulent and malformed — or, as they call it in the fashion [...]
ALEXANDRIA, La. (BP) — Homosexual activism in America may have [...]
I must make a confession.
I was wrong.
I admit it. I am guilty.
I’ve written about Obamacare a few times. Selfishly, shortsightedly — like the partisan propagandist that I am — all I’ve done is concentrate on the NEGATIVE stories and the BAD things about Obamacare. Duped, I suppose, by Fox News and the [...]
In the fast-paced Christian journalism industry in Carol Stream, Illinois, the workaday world is a man’s world. At Christianity Today, most of my fellow editors are men, and at the conferences I attend in a given year, I am in the gender minority.
But at that conference last [...]
By Chuck Lawless
I was a young pastor, and I was sure everybody in the church was kind, gracious, and Christian. Everybody would treat everybody else with the love of God. Needless to say, it didn’t take me long to learn that even in the church are people who don’t quite get there. Some people [...]
When we consider the predicament that the evangelical church of the twenty-first century faces in America, the first thing we need to understand is the very designation “evangelical church” is itself a redundancy. If a church is not evangelical, it is not an authentic church. The redundancy is similar to the language that we [...]
Verse of the DayFor this is the original message we heard: We should love each other. — 1 John 3:11 (MSG)
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