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Maat, Imhotep & Rituals of Peace: Authentic Models Of Conflict Resolution In African Culture

September 20, 2010

Peace is central to the constitution of the individual African person as well as to the foundation of the overall society. In African society, peace for the individual and the general community were pursued simultaneously, with each effort complementing one another. The relationship between the individual and the community in African thought are inextricably intertwined and is best expressed by the dictum […]

Journey of The Crescent & Star: The Passing of Three Leaders

July 14, 2010

Journey   of    The Crescent & Star:  The Passing of Three Leaders     Three well-known figures of the so-called Middle Eastern world passed away July 3, 2010 to  July 5, 2010: Mohammad Daoud Oudeh also known as Abu Daoud, Shia leader, Twelver Grand Ayatollah Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah and Muslim theologian Nasr Abu Zayd.  Their deaths  and specific elements of their personal lives correspond to principles of Islam as well as […]