Tag: Humanity

Pope Francis: Capitalism is Terrorism Against All Humanity

“If I speak of Islamic violence, I should speak of Catholic violence. Not all Muslims are violent, not all Catholics are violent,” Pope Francis said, dismissing Islamic State as a “small fundamentalist group” not representative of Islam as a whole.”…

Once again, Pope Francis has made global headlines, shocking reporters late Sunday after blaming the “god of money” for the extremist violence that is taking place in…more: TIKKUN.ORG

Myanmar’s Peace Prize Winner and Crimes Against Humanity

A recent Yale study suggested that the abuse of the more than one million Rohingya may amount to genocide; at the least, a confidential United Nations report to the Security Council says it may constitute “crimes against humanity under international criminal law.”
Yet Aung San Suu Kyi seems to plan to continue this Myanmar version of apartheid. She is now a politician, and oppressing a minority like the Rohingya is popular with mostly Buddhist voters.
Another Nobel Peace Prize winner, President Obama, who has tremendous influence on Myanmar (and who has visited twice since his re-election in 2012), isn’t showing much interest, either. Obama and Hillary Clinton helped lure Myanmar to democracy and…more  .nytimes.com

Charlie chaplin speech

Watch this timeless speech from Charlie Chaplin which couldn’t be more relevant today. Taken from his 1940 movie The Great Dictator, Charlie delivers a hair raising speech that we should all take a moment to think about! The man famous for not speaking, comes up with one of the greatest speeches ever.

20 Pictures That Prove That Humanity Is In Danger

A picture is worth a thousand words. If you look at these 20 photos, you will then realize that this quote is true.
These photos captu20 Pictures That Prove That Humanity Is In Danger - Mexico City, an overdeveloped metropolis with over 20 million inhabitantsre the devastating effects the human race have on our planet, reminding us that we must change our ways soon or deal with the consequences.
Don’t forget to share this; people need to understand that we are in danger.
Mexico City, an overdeveloped metropolis with over 20 million inhabitants …more:   .thinkinghumanity

BBC News – What is a barrel bomb? – Explained in 30 seconds

Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad has  denied in a BBC interview that his forces have used barrel bombs indiscriminately in civilian areas. He insists that his air force has only targeted “terrorists” and that civilians have not been harmed. But what are barrel bombs? And why is their use so controversial? MORE  bbc

THE STATUS OF WOMAN IN ISLAM

THE STATUS OF WOMAN IN ISLAM By Jamal A. Badawi I. INTRODUCTION The status of women in society is neither a new issue nor is it a fully settled one. The position of Islam on this issue has been among…

Saving A Life

What does Islam say about killing an innocent person? Hikmet ISIK God Almighty declares that killing an innocent person unjustly is like killing all of mankind and saving a person’s life is like saving all of mankind. Could you please…