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As Islamophobia Rises, Moral Values Decrease

As Islamophobia Rises, Moral Values Decrease
For years now in the U.S., and in European countries such as the UK, Germany, The Netherlands, and France, Muslims have experienced difficulty when it comes to finding a job, due to the ever-increasing Islamophobia. And that's not all, a 2006 report by the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia, entitled "Muslims in the European Union: Discrimination and Islamophobia", concludes: Regardless of their ethnic background and/or...
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Handcuffs, leg shackles and tasers: The new face of punishment in US public schools

Handcuffs, leg shackles and tasers: The new face of punishment in US public schools
"In many parts of the country, teachers are viewed as beyond reproach, much like doctors, police officers, or clergy ... and, therefore, are rarely challenged about their classroom conduct. In some cases, this means that actions that would be considered criminal if committed by a parent remain unchallenged by law enforcement if they occur in a school setting." - Senator Tom Harkin, "Dangerous Use of Seclusion and Restraints in Schools Remains...
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Message from Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei to the youth in Europe and North America

Message from Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei to the youth in Europe and North America
In the name of God, the Beneficent the Merciful To the Youth in Europe and North America, The recent events in France and similar ones in some other Western countries have convinced me to directly talk to you about them. I am addressing you, [the youth], not because I overlook your parents, rather it is because the future of your nations and countries will be in your hands; and also I find that the sense of quest for truth is more vigorous...
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A message from Gene Roddenberry to the world

A message from Gene Roddenberry to the world
Comment: The following is a short excerpt of a transcript of a live talk given by Gene Roddenberry, creator of Star Trek, to an audience. Today, his words are still as relevant as, if not more than, in his own days. I think probably the most often asked question about the show is: Why the Star Trek Phenomenon? And it could be an important question because you can ask: How can a simple space opera with blinking lights and zap-guns and a goblin...

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