Hair Covering as a Form of Religious Freedom | MANE | NowThis

From the pages of magazines to TV to shampoo bottles, hair is everywhere. But this isn’t the case for all women. Like those who choose to cover their hair as part of their religious identity. This is “Mane”. And today, we are uncovering the real story behind women who choose to cover their hair. Wearing…

How Does Religion Manifest in Your Brain?

Religion is sometimes thought of as the sworn enemy of science, but can we actually use science to better understand religion? Now I’m not trying to get into a religious debate here, so put your Twitter fingers away, alright? Using neuroscience, we can dive into how religion is recognized by the brain. But first, let’s…

What Is The World’s Most Peaceful Religion?

Following multiple instances of Islamic extremist terrorism, non-violent Muslims around the world began a movement to label Islam, “a religion of peace”. Many say that distinct segments of the Muslim population advocate violence, but that at its core, Islam encompasses peace and pacifism. Still, although peace is preached in every religion, the manifestation of belief…

The 18 Religions That Make Up Lebanon’s Government

While there are many religious theocracies and secular democracies around the world, very few countries have found a way to bridge the gap between religion and politics. But in Lebanon, not only does there exist a democracy within a larger religious structure, there are actually 18 official religions built into the country’s parliamentary system. So…

What Is The Ancient Japanese Religion Shinto?

More than a hundred people in Tokyo celebrated the New Year in a very unusual way – by taking an ice cold bath. Dressed in traditional white clothing, the men and women jogged around a shrine and chanted before lowering themselves into the freezing cold water. This purification ritual is a central tenet of Shinto,…

Why Jainism Is The World’s Most Peaceful Religion

In October 2016, a thirteen year old girl in India died after completing a 68-day religious fast. The girl and her family were devout followers of Jainism, which celebrates a lifestyle of radical self control and restriction. This time it went too far, but it made us want to know, what exactly is Jainism? Well,…

Tucker: The Democratic Party is now a religious cult

WE’VE GOT THE NUMBERS BUT WILL BRING YOU THAT INVESTIGATION AND JUST A MINUTE. FIRST TONIGHT, AFTER 200 YEARS, THE DEMOCRATS WERE A POLITICAL PARTY WITH CONVENTIONAL POLITICAL GOALS. DEMOCRATIC PARTY IS NOW A RELIGIOUS CULT WITH ALL THAT EMPLOYED. DISSENT HAS BEEN BANNED. ANYONE WHO QUESTIONS THE PARTIES VISORS LEFT FRINGE IS DENOUNCED AS…

What Is The Ancient Religion Zoroastrianism?

Saudi Arabia and Iran are bitter rivals, clashing politically and ideologically for decades. In September 2016, Iran’s Ayatollah blamed Saudi authorities for the deaths of hundreds of Muslims during a stampede at the previous year’s Hajj Pilgrimage. In his response, Saudi Arabia’s Grand Mufti [Muff-tea] said he was “not surprised” by the accusation as it…

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