Episode Description: Soryu Forall is a teacher and leader at the Center for Mindful Learning. The second part of Soryu’s conversation with host Vincent Horn delves into the spaces between tradition and innovation. Soryu shares his gratitude for the traditional teachings he learned in Asia, and explains how useful those teachings are today. Show More Summary
High obesity rates in America are not the result of a mass deficiency in will power. The post Christian Fat Shaming and the Trouble with Gluttony appeared first on OnFaith....
Susan Rice, President Obama's National Security Advisor, told TV talk show host Charlie Rose that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's upcoming speech before Congress about Iran is "destructive" to the relationship between the United States and Israel.
By Wadud Hassan A Study on the Islamic Center of Nashville An edited version originally published in the Islamic Horizon Jan/Feb 2015 issue Yusuf Islam also known as the recent Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Cat Stevens, who came...Show More Summary
A couple of weeks ago, Hell went on sale.The infamous Michigan town is worth just under a million dollars. And now that it's being sold, the people running an art show known as DAMNED want to purchase the space the build their own permanent exhibition space:
The Ada County Highway District Commission (in Idaho) has thrown the Constitution under the bus with their 3-2 vote to allow prayers during public meetings. What's amazing, though, is how many people were publicly opposed to the decision:
Yesterday, the American Humanist Association’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center filed a lawsuit on behalf of prisoner Kwame Jamal Teague. Teague is a Humanist who's currently serving time at Lanesboro Correctional Institution in Polkton, North Carolina. Show More Summary
Drew Davis and Juan Varona are two openly gay volleyball players at Erskine University, a private Christian school in South Carolina. Their sexual orientation hasn't been a secret -- it has even been publicized -- but the players have...Show More Summary
For the last 62 years, adultery was against the law in South Korea, drawing prison sentences of up to two years for both lovers. That ended yesterday.South Korea's Constitutional Court on Thursday overturned a law that made adultery a crime, saying it violates the East Asian nation's constitution. Show More Summary
Episode Description: JoAnna Harper is a Buddhist teacher with Against the Stream and Spirit Rock Meditation Center. In this episode JoAnna joins host Emily Horn to explore inclusivity and diversity in the Buddhist community, starting with an examination of how the Buddha taught inclusivity in the first sanghas. Show More Summary
American Buddhist pioneer Ruth Denison has passed away at the age of 92. She suffered a massive stroke a few weeks ago and was in hospice care. Ruth Schäfer was born in Germany, where she saw first hand the horror of the Nazis and then immediately after World War II, suffered abuse from Russian soldiers [...]
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In cities across America, advocates of the well-funded and well-organized "Yes we Cannabis!" movement are in full swing. So too are the proponents of "Marriage Equality Through Same-sex Unions" and "Islam is a Religion of Peace" promoters.
The HTC One M9, HTC's next flagship phone will be launched on March 1, during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Unconfirmed reports also say that the company will launch another phone that will feature a bigger screen size than that of the M9, which remains unnamed. It is not clear however what the exact release dates are for the HTC smartphones.
Bobbi Kristina Brown's recovery had a major setback this week as she had seizures while in her medically-induced coma.
Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney just got engaged on Valentine's Day, and new, details about their upcoming nuptials have emerged via a report from Life & Style.
In tackling conservative criticisms that his stance on foreign policy isn't strong enough, potential 2016 presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., assured an adoring crowd at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday that national defense is indeed the top priority of the federal government.
Was Kate Middleton rushed to the hospital due to a "terrifying health scare"? Rumors from tabloids stated that she had intense labor pains.
Warryn Campbell is asking for volunteers to be a part of the ministry in his new church.
It looks like Taylor Swift is about to add Kanye West and his wife, Kim Kardashian to her list of celebrity friends as the "Shake it Off" singer bonded with them at the 2015 Brit Awards.