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Religion

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Where climate change and the church come together

Faith, justice and the arts collide at the annual Greenbelt festival, as Joe Ware discovers.

Filed in: Activism Climate Change Religion

Catholic nun barred, a step backward for women’s freedom

It’s an almost funny story, if it didn’t have a twist in the tale, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India Medicine Religion Women

The anti-gay gospel

How foreign funds amplify hate in Uganda, by Patience Akumu.

Filed in: Gay Rights Religion Uganda

The miseducation of Jonny Scaramanga

His escape from fundamentalist schooling.

Filed in: Christianity Education Religion

Captive to their own myths

The upsurge of Hindu nationalism in India, by Urvashi Butalia.

Filed in: India Politics Religion

Take your pick

Ziauddin Sardar on the various fundamentalisms on offer in Pakistan.

Filed in: Pakistan Politics Religion

The lure of the dead-end

How do oppressive ideologies take hold despite the devastation they cause? Dinyar Godrej looks behind the news headlines.

Filed in: Politics Religion

Rula Ghani – the voice of a nation

Mari Marcel Thekaekara is delighted that the Afghan First Lady is being listened to.

Filed in: Afghanistan Politics Religion Women

Islamic State and the destruction of Iraq’s historical heritage

The Islamist organization’s wanton annihilation of Iraq’s history is a shock ploy.

Filed in: Culture Iraq Religion

Poverty, pregnancy and the Pope

Telling poor Filipinos to stop breeding like rabbits is both insulting and naïve, argues Iris Gonzales.

Filed in: Philippines Poverty Religion

The rise of religious identities and the Charlie Hebdo attack​

Akil N. Awan looks at the religion behind the motivations for the shocking attack in Paris.

Filed in: France Religion Terrorism

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