Values-focused certification process for religious leaders? Canadian Senate says yes! Sort of.

A Senate committee is calling for a certification process for imams, as a way of fighting terrorism in Canada: “In a report issued Wednesday, the Senate security and defence committee said some foreign-trained imams have been spreading extremist religious ideology and messages that are not in keeping with Canadian values, contributing to radicalization. It calls … Continue reading Values-focused certification process for religious leaders? Canadian Senate says yes! Sort of.

Hundreds of Anti-Muslim Demonstrators Surround Phoenix Mosque

Can you imagine the furor if armed Muslims started surrounding churches before services were to begin? The Washington Post reports: “About 250 mostly armed anti-Muslim demonstrators — many wearing T-shirts bearing a profanity-laced message denouncing Islam — faced-off against a roughly equally sized crowd defending the faith in front of a Phoenix mosque Friday night. … Continue reading Hundreds of Anti-Muslim Demonstrators Surround Phoenix Mosque