Europe’s Long and Painful History of Religious Conflict

From 1524 to 1648, following the Protestant Reformation, a series of religious wars broke out. Wikipedia: "This is not to say that the combatants can be neatly categorised by religion or were divided by their religion alone, as this was often not the case. "Individual conflicts that can be distinguished within this topic include: Conflicts... Continue Reading →

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How Europe, Particularly France, Treats Muslims Amid Crisis of Multi-Culturalism

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jsZgpNqkmyc France's 4.5 million Muslims, eight percent of the popular, represent the largest Islamic population in the West. Some Islamic practices come in conflict with Europe's tradition of secularism, and even cynicism about religion, which results from a long and painful history of religious rivalry and conflict. France has the concept of "laicite," meaning the... Continue Reading →

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