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Decibels and Debate: Unifying Egypt’s Call to Prayer

by Maurice Chammah The call to prayer was not just a reminder of religious extremism. For these elite Egyptians, it was religious extremism.

Daily Links October 12 2004

Ten Red Herrings Stop the presses — the Supreme Court has decided to hear cases on displaying the Ten Commandments. To which The Revealer says: yawn. This news is a red herring of Moby-Dick proportions, a massive distraction that will pull religion writers from the real job of chronicling religion and ritual, faith, faithlessness. Editors eager to cover...