Religion

NAM original coverage, youth media stories and ethnic media articles on religion and its impact on immigrant and minority communities. For more information on NAM's coverage of religion, contact Sandip Roy at sroy [at] newamericamedia [dot] org.

News > Religion > 2 > 3 > 4 > 5 > 6 > 7 > 8 > 9 > 10

Boston Bombers -- The Denial of American Grandeur

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam , Apr 25, 2013

As the story of the Tsarnaev brothers unfolds – from asylum, to attempts at assimilation and finally to terrorism -- I hear echoes of another set of brothers from my own country, Vietnam.

From Arab Spring to Autumn Rage: The Dark Power of Social Media

New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Sep 14, 2012


East Eats West: Writing in Two Hemispheres

New America Media, blog , Andrew Lam, Aug 14, 2010


Arizona's New Immigration Law

FilAm-Star, Immigration, Jun Medina, May 15, 2010

Governor of Arizona passed new immigration law to question anybody who looks unreasonably suspicious to produce documentation of citizenship. Racial profiling is suspected. Civil and constitutional rights are believed to be in violation.

Catholic Church Embroiled in Scandal

New America Now, Audio, Sandip Roy, May 04, 2010

Commentator and essayist Richard Rodriguez talks about the culture of the Catholic Church amidst the current sex abuse scandal.

cross

Arizona Law Spurs Conservatives to Push for Immigration Reform

New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Apr 30, 2010

Conservative leaders and clergy joined hands to denounce anti-immigrant legislation in Arizona, citing the impact it was having on their congregations and called on Republicans to reclaim immigration as an issue.

After Earthquake, Tibet Needs More Engineers, Fewer Monks

New America Media, Commentary, Yoichi Shimatsu, Apr 23, 2010

Commentator Yoichi Shimatsu writes that the April 14 earthquake that's left at least 2,100 people dead in the Tibetan Plateau shows Tibetan society needs fewer monks and more working men who can handle tough chores in an emergency.

Obama and islam

Obama Moves to De-link Terrorism from Islam

Pakistan Link, News Report, Apr 23, 2010

President Barack Obama has ordered a revision of America’s National Security Strategy to remove terms that link Islam to terrorism, for example "Islamic radicalism."

A Jihad for Love

New America Now, Audio, Sandip Roy, Apr 22, 2010

Parvez Sharma is a New York based Indian writer and filmmaker who is best known for his film on gay and lesbian Muslims in the Middle East, A Jihad for Love. He tells of his travels through the Muslim world and hidden lives as these people fear for their lives.

The Battle for the Soul of Islam

New America Now, Audio, Sandip Roy, Apr 22, 2010

In No god but God, author and professor Reza Aslan challenges the "clash of civilizations" mentality that has distorted our view of Islam and explains this critical faith in all its complexity, beauty, and compassion.

News > Religion > 2 > 3 > 4 > 5 > 6 > 7 > 8 > 9 > 10






Advertisement