The explosion of anger that erupted this week in the city of Lod took many in Israel by surprise.
It is not the religion, Islam, but the follower of that religion, Muslims, who are the victims of social, political and economic discrimination by most Hindus, including even those who are not members of militant right-wing Hindutva parties an
Humiliation, power, and money are a classic gentleman's, more precisely, an Anglo-Saxon set. Political passion in the sports arena, which began in 2015 and reached its climax in 2016 at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, flare up with renewed vigor.
You are not alone in asking that question: How is it possible that we can be so antagonistic towards conservative traditional Christianity and yet so accepting Islam?
I think we have to understand that there has been a revolution in the US and the West in general. An ideological revolution for neoliberalism.
Neoliberalism is dedicated to scientific rationalism, that's neoliberal conception of life: science, biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, that’s it. Everything else is the matter of your own personal opinion. When that began to make its way into our culture and policy, in the 1960-s in particular, it gave rights to something called "emancipatory politics". The emancipation has to be freedom or liberation.