Daily Archive: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The secret costs of Islamophobia

(CNN)With Adele’s song “All I Ask” playing in the background, a Maryland teenager opened her computer and wrote an emotional letter to President Barack Obama. “I am an American, I grew up here. I say the Pledge of Allegiance every day,” Aleena Khan told the President. “And yet, I am a Muslim.” Which one, she

Louisiana’s ‘Cajun Navy’ Is A 100% Volunteer Group That’s Helping Flood Victims

GONZALES, La. When the floodwaters began their rapid rise in southern Louisiana, residents fleeing to safety left with little more than the clothes on their backs. Others along with their pets, children and infirm relatives were left stranded and waiting for rescue. More than a week and a half since the historic flooding began in the state,

40 Courageous Quotes From Billy Graham to Remind You God’s Got 2017 Handled

In the wake of a crazy 2016, these powerful quotes from Billy Graham assure us of God’s timeless message of hope & redemption. Let us bring in the new year with our hope in Him, not our circumstances. By Debbie McDaniel Billy Graham has preached the message of Christs freedom and forgiveness around the world,

How One Woman’s Digital Life Was Weaponized Against Her

The first time the police arrived on her doorstep, in March of 2015, Courtney Allen was elated. She rushed to the door alongside her dogs, a pair of eager Norwegian elkhounds, to greet them. “Is this about our case?” she asked. The police looked at her in confusion. They didn’t know what case she was