Using the Ballot as a Bullet

11 months ago Nathan Amanuel Comments Off on Using the Ballot as a Bullet
When I walked away from the polls last Tuesday, I walked away not with a belief in the power of a participatory democracy, but rather feeling the inadequacy and crushing weight of such a system. I felt there was no voice to represent me as a member of the black community. There was also no Read More

Interfaith discussion raises controversial issues

1 year ago Nathan Amanuel Comments Off on Interfaith discussion raises controversial issues
The Center for the Study of Religious Freedom recently hosted a discussion on religious law vs. secular law.  The panel could best be characterized as an interfaith dialogue, in consideration of political uprisings and, more accurately, common misconceptions in regards to tenets of Abrahamic faiths. This interdisciplinary approach to understanding certain hot button issues pertaining Read More