MLK: Let Us Rise

"Let us rise up tonight with a greater readiness. Let us stand with a greater determination. And let us move on in these powerful days, these days of challenge to make America what it ought to be. We have an opportunity to make America a better nation." ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. #MLK50

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Sir David Attenborough, on our deep reliance on the natural world…

Quran: ONE HUMAN FAMILY

We are ONE HUMAN FAMILY; this is so obvious it really shouldn't need pointing out, but bigotry and racism are still common in our world.

Will we wake up before we destroy ourselves?

As global tensions increase once more, I reflect on Carl Sagan's words. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iz6a4WkKJn0

Muhammad Ali: Human Family

"My concept of religion has broadened over the years. My mother was a Baptist, and my father was a Methodist. They both believed that Jesus was the son of God. I don’t believe that, but I believe he was an important prophet like Moses. I believe that on judgment day, my parents will be in…Read more Muhammad Ali: Human Family

All religions are from Allah.

The Holy Qur'an in verse 22:67 provides immense food for thought, especially relevant in our time of rampant sectarianism and increasing animosity between people who ally themselves to different religious traditions. The verse indicates that all religions are from God, which means there must be a Divine Wisdom and Blessing in the diversity faith and…Read more All religions are from Allah.