Religion

Religious Leaders on Islam in America

Religious Leaders on Islam in America

August 16, 2010

Religious leaders on American attitudes toward Islam.

Banning the Veil

Banning the Veil

July 13, 2010

France’s lower house of Parliament votes on a proposed ban on face-covering veils. It's likely to become law, but may not survive a court challenge: Religious freedom, women's rights and fears of anti-Islamic sentiment.

Ian Johnson: "A Mosque In Munich"

Ian Johnson: "A Mosque In Munich"

May 18, 2010

One mosque in Germany has been associated with many of the twenty-first century's major terrorist attacks. A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist traces radical Islam's roots in the West to Nazi Germany and the C.I.A.'s Cold War strategy.

Richard Gere

Richard Gere

May 6, 2010

The star of "An Officer and a Gentleman" and "Chicago" on his acting career, his advocacy for human rights in Tibet, and his relationship with the Dalai Lama.

Andrew Young & Kabir Sehgal: "Walk In My Shoes" (Palgrave/Macmillan)

Andrew Young & Kabir Sehgal: "Walk In My Shoes" (Palgrave/Macmillan)

April 29, 2010

As a top aide to Martin Luther King, Jr., Andrew Young has witnessed history and made his own. He and his godson, Kabir Sehgal discuss their new book of conversations about race, civil rights, faith and leadership.

Lisa Miller: "Heaven"

Lisa Miller: "Heaven"

March 25, 2010

An award-winning journalist draws on history and popular culture, biblical research and everyday beliefs to offer a new understanding of one of the most cherished —and shared— ideals of spiritual life.

The Catholic Church and the Child Sexual Abuse Scandal

The Catholic Church and the Child Sexual Abuse Scandal

March 23, 2010

The Roman Catholic Church responds to child-sexual abuse scandals in Europe.

Perspectives on the U.S.- Israel Rift

Perspectives on the U.S.- Israel Rift

March 17, 2010

Perspectives on a strained U.S.-Israel relationship.

Dr Francis Collins: "The Language of Life"

March 4, 2010

Genetic testing was once used only to detect rare diseases. Today, a revolution in human genetics means more Americans can personalize their treatment of conditions like diabetes, cancer and heart disease. The Director of the NIH discusses the future of personalized medicine.

News Roundup - Hour 2

February 26, 2010

The latest on the Marja offensive; the Dutch government collapses over its NATO commitment in Afghanistan; and India and Pakistan resume talks. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

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