Still Searching for a Usable Future

Contemplating religion's role today in predicting and projecting possible futures

February 10, 2020

#blacklivesmatter | Cornel West | hope | prophets | W. E. B. DuBois

Cornel West and the Principle of Hope

It is worth taking the time to listen to W. E. B. Du Bois’s words from his own mouth. There are dozens of examples on the web of Du Bois addressing the Negro problem, breaking down his Marxist analysis of slavocracy, or advocating for the unity of po...

March 8, 2018

Jesus | Christmas | Muhammad | Qur'an | Virgin Mary | prophets

Christmas Mubarak! Islamic Beliefs About Jesus (Peace Be Upon Him)

Greetings, or mubarak in Urdu. While Christians throughout the world will be celebrating Christmas tomorrow with traditional festivities, Muslims like me are celebrating the birth of the Prophet Muhammad today, Christmas eve.   A similar convergenc...

December 24, 2015