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ANALYSIS When laïcité destroys egalité and fraternité

by Charles Cameron - 14th September 2016

FRANCE’s official ‘see no religion’ stance is to blame for the alienation of many in its large Muslim population.

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Mother Teresa: the making of a saint

by Charles Cameron - 7th September 2016

A NUN whose phenomenal self-sacrifice served the poorest? Or a woman more interested that the poor in her care should die Catholic than in providing them with medical treatment? Either way, Mother Teresa of Calcutta has been declared a saint.

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ICC Ignores Ideological Motive in Timbuktu Crimes

by Irfan Al-Alawi - 31st August 2016

A FUNDAMENTALIST has admitted the ‘destruction of historic and religious monuments’ in Mali. But what drove former civil servant Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi to attack the heritage sites?

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