Posts tagged "discrimination"

The Invisible Particularity of the Secular

Adam H. Becker: Cries of discrimination have been raised in France over the decision by a private restaurant chain to serve only halal meat (i.e., ritually slaughtered and drained of most of its blood). Presumably someone thought it would be good for business, but now those who enjoy the savory taste of meat with blood...

31 July 2004 Daily Links

So much for tolerance: David Karp of The St. Petersburg Times reports on the controversy raised after a Tampa City Council member, John Dingfelder, invited an atheist to give the invocation at this week’s council meeting. In what seems like a timely rejoinder to the arguments of pro-prayer councils, the fallout in Florida indicates nothing like respect for all...