Politics (Page 2)

I am researching names for my book on Nigerian Genocide.  I want to give names and faces to those killed, injured, and kidnapped. Not just numbers.  And believe me, this is no easy task and I will come up woefully short. Unfortunately, these facts are seldom reported; either out ofContinue Reading

Sadly, this morning, I woke up to news about a Christian couple in Pakistan. They had been burnt alive. Why? Because someone in the community accused them of burning pages of the Quran. Read my article about the incident. They were accused by someone in the community who happened toContinue Reading

“And to know that there are people in this world who are persecuted because of their faith should be a warning — to you who live in freedom — to become better, stronger Christians, and a spur to demonstrating your own faith as you confront the difficulties of your ownContinue Reading

I don’t know where to begin.  I look at the world and it seems that it is falling apart.  I look at the Christian community and I see it being torn apart.  Iraq has been under siege for quite some time.  A genocide has been taking place.  And yet, theContinue Reading

So much is going on in Nigeria that I had to find a way to break it down in a way that wasn’t overwhelming.  Daily, there are attacks by Boko Haram on Christians.  It is overwhelming.  The military is of little help.  Many times they abandon the area before theContinue Reading

Lapo Pistelli, Italy’s vice-minister for foreign affairs with Meriam and her kids on the plane leaving Khartoum and heading to Rome, Italy How fantastic! Someone has stepped up and helped this woman and her family.  I am ashamed that it is not the US government. We, the beacon of religiousContinue Reading

I wrote this article for Yahoo, but it was not published due to their closure.  So I wanted to post it here, in recognition of his bravery, dedication, and loyalty. Current Age: 28 years Battle: Battle of Wanat in the Waygal Valley of Afghanistan Date of Battle: July 13, 2008Continue Reading