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July 6, 2015
You can watch the entire discussion from my CFR event on the Council on Foreign Relation’s video, but here is more information about the Biblical heritage of Iraq than I had time to speak about at the event.
June 19, 2015
The plight of Christians and other religious minorities being persecuted by violence has touched people around the globe, and particularly brought conviction to fellow Christians who feel helpless in the face of such evil.
April 20, 2015
The news originating from Libya over the last 4 days seems to be such that when one thinks it cannot possibly get worse, the next item in the news cycle is more horrific than the one before.
March 13, 2015
Are you sickened by what ISIS is doing, and sick of people talking about ISIS and not doing anything? We have an organized plan to engage together in a 4Actions/4Friends/4ISISDefeat campaign.
October 15, 2014
“For those who know little history,” writes theologian Michael Novak, “today’s battle with the Islamic State in the Middle East may seem new and unprecedented. It is not…. What we are seeing in 2014 has a history of more than 1,300 years — a very bloody, terror-ridden history.”
October 8, 2014
Stephen Sizer is a Vicar for the Church of England, a noted author, and dynamic speaker. He can now add to his CV, pawn for Iran’s Ayatollah and pitchman for Syria’s Assad. It is…
October 7, 2014
IRD hosted a meeting with Sister Hatune Dogan, a Syrian Orthodox nun that ministers to victims of persecution in Iraq and Syria.
September 16, 2014
“In the Middle East and in Africa, silence is not ‘golden’ anymore. Silence is full of blood.”
September 11, 2014
ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton recently appeared on Al Mayadeen TV. The only problem is that Al Mayadeen is a pro-Hezbollah, pro-Iran, and pro-Assad propaganda outlet.
September 10, 2014
Six more somewhat random facts about the brutality and strategy of ISIS that all add up to an extremely bad situation.