The doubt essential to faith

"When Lesley Hazleton was writing a biography of Muhammad, she was struck by something: The night he received the revelation of the Koran, according to early accounts, his first reaction was doubt, awe, even fear. And yet this experience became the bedrock of his belief. Hazleton calls for a new appreciation of doubt and questioning as the foundation of faith -- and an end to fundamentalism of...

Trump's war whisperer...

"U.S. President Donald Trump’s National Security Adviser John Bolton has been pushing regime change in Iran for over a decade. He also pressed hard for the 2003 Iraq invasion. Is he now pressuring Trump towards another war in the Middle East? The Weekly investigates how things got so heated and what it means for the world."

Something called "Israeli Fascism"...

Bernie Sanders: No War With Iran!

Senator Bernie Sanders:I was right about Vietnam. I was right about Iraq. I will do everything in my power to prevent a war with Iran, and I apologize to no one.

US Iran tension 1,500 troops to be sent to the Middle East

Tensions have been rising since Iran pulled out of the nuclear deal. Al Jazeera's Kimberley Halkett reports from Washington, DC.

Religious reformers sentenced to death

"Saudi Arabia has jailed many activists and dissidents since Mohammed Bin Salman became the Crown Prince two years ago. Now media reports suggest three religious scholars may be sentenced to death after the Muslim month of Ramadan. Salman Al-Odah, Awad Al-Qarni and Ali Al-Omari were arrested in September 2017 on what Saudi Arabia described as terror charges. They are seen as reformists who've ...

Marxism: Zizek/Peterson

Persian style silk carpets made in China

Nanyang Yuxiang Arts Crafts Co., Ltd. was established in 2004, which is located in Sunshine Road, Industry Cluster District, Nanzhao County, Nanyang Province, China. It is a large-scale professional carpet/rug manufacturing enterprise which integrating research, development, design, production, processing and sales into one. Our company covers an area of 37,000 square meters and has more ...

Top Israeli Expert: US Can’t Defeat Iran in a Conventional War; Absolutely Ridiculous!

Yakov Kedmi, political figure (Israel) on the Middle East conflict: "In this war of Persians against Arabs, the Persians will win. And this is another problem. It means a stronger Turkey. The Americans won't remain whole after that war. The Middle East won't remain whole. If anyone wins, it'll be Russia."

Pentagon weighing request to send 5,000 troops to Middle East

Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin (Ret.) discusses the standoff between the U.S. and Iran.