August 17, 2018
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Salem-News.com (Aug-15-2018 23:24)
Open Letter to Pope Francis About Sexual Abuse in the ChurchDave Lopez special to Salem-News.com
I am standing in solidarity with the victims in Pennsylvania.
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The thousands of voices raised is only a small fraction of what I am guessing are the MILLIONS who have suffered this fate, yet remain quiet for personal reasons or out of shame. Wearing robes, burning incense, genuflecting and absolving people of sins does not make it "open season" on gentle young souls trying to create a spiritual connection with God.
Salem-News.com (Sep-15-2017 18:24)
Merkley Statement on Anti-Rohingya Persecution in BurmaSalem-News.com
Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley calls on the Government of Burma (Myanmar) to cease its persecution of the Rohingya ethnic minority
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"There are significant ties between Oregon and the Rohingya community, and I share Oregonians’ concern about the escalating violence in Burma, which has led to the recent displacement of nearly 400,000 Rohingya and horrific death and suffering.
Salem-News.com (Feb-25-2017 21:45)
Remains of Kennewick Man The Ancient One Laid to RestSalem-News.com
Since the discovery, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has curated the remains at the Burke Museum under the Archaeological Resources Protection Act, and followed the Native Americans Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Northwestern Division (Corps) transferred the human remains known as the Kennewick Man, or the Ancient One, to the Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation (Washington) on Friday, Feb. 17 on the condition that the Department then repatriate the human remains to the five Columbia River Plateau tribes.
Salem-News.com (Feb-01-2017 20:58)
Two Brothers Sue Archdiocese of Portland for Childhood Sex AbuseSalem-News.com
Two brothers allegedly abused by Father James Harris, one also by Father Maurice Grammond, filed a lawsuit.
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In two lawsuits filed today in U.S. District Court in Portland, two brothers, now adults, allege that their Catholic priest sexually abused them when they were children living in St. Paul, Oregon.
Salem-News.com (Jan-05-2017 23:44)
Myanmar`s Reward for Ethnic Cleansing of RohingyaTim King Special to Salem-News.com
ISIL threatens Asian country with retaliation for its brutal treatment and extermination of Rohingya Muslims.
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Myanmar's problems with ISIS are a microcosm of the worldwide picture, literally a snapshot of what is to come from years of nations persecuting people for being Muslim when political leaders themselves do not possess even the smallest understanding of Islam or the people who comprise the world's newest monotheistic religion.
Salem-News.com (Nov-01-2016 13:30)
Da Vinci: The Man Behind the ShroudTim King Special to Salem-News.com
The face found on this digital shroud is more vivid than the one scientists and scholars are studying.
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The mysterious and controversial Shroud of Turin has been in the Cathedral of Turin since the 16th century. It has been examined, photographed, threatened by fire, and disputed about for centuries.
Salem-News.com (Sep-12-2016 14:48)
Pakistani Christians with False Hopes of Refugee StatusShamim Masih Salem-News.com
Religious minorities in Pakistan are persecuted under stringent blasphemy law.
Religious extremism has gone to its peak since Afghan refugees entered Pakistan.
Salem-News.com (Aug-23-2016 23:30)
We`ve Always Occupied the Prairie and We`re Not Going AnywhereRobert Lundahl Salem-News.com
Stand with Standing Rock and Stop the Billionaire's Water Grab
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In Occupying the Prairie: Tensions Rise as Tribes Move to Block a Pipeline by Jack Healy, New York Times, Aug. 23, 2016 we see and hear about Indians in paint on horseback, in "procession" out of their "tepee-dotted camp." Who writes like that?
Salem-News.com (Apr-07-2016 10:07)
John the Baptist: The Black Prophet HE LIVESAce Knight Special to Salem-News.com
The Revival of Chief Yahya by Ace Knight ©2008-2016
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These are all prophets whose lives are familiar to us. What about the Prophet Yahya/John the Baptist? What have we been taught about this prophet who has been overlooked and misrepresented. One reason he has been overlooked is because there are five words used in the Quran to describe Prophet Yahya that have been misinterpreted in translations of the Quran.
Salem-News.com (Aug-07-2015 22:43)
The Demolished Mosque in Tehran had Legal IssuesSalem-News.com Foreign Affairs
There are more than 12 Sunni prayer halls in the capital in which public prayers are held daily...
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A few days ago, news was spreading about demolishing a Sunni mosque in Tehran by the government. However, an Iraqi website published an article saying that this prayer hall had some legal issues and had violated municipal laws.