Tag: islam

Christian woman gives birth prior to being put to death for leaving Islam

Christian woman gives birth prior to being put to death for leaving Islam

| May 27, 2014

From time to time, we’ve published articles in Frost Illustrated with folks being critical of the religious establishment—preachers in particular. We’ve also published piece by people decrying the “tyranny” of religious. We believe that those who truly “know” can discern spirit from dogma and Divine Presence from religious liturgy and legalism. Furthermore, there are those […]

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Nigerian government fails our missing girls—and our country

Nigerian government fails our missing girls—and our country

| May 14, 2014

By Oluwa Tosin Adegbola NNPA Guest Columnist The cold facts stare us in our face: Fact 1: More than 300 girls were abducted from the rural northeast region of Nigeria on April 15 while attending secondary school; 276 are still believed to be held captive. Fact 2: The federal government has yet to forcibly intervene to […]

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Malcolm X celebration set for May 19

Malcolm X celebration set for May 19

| May 13, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The community is invited to an Annual Birthday Tribute to Malcolm X through spoken word, reflections and the music at 6 p.m., May 19 at Weisser Park Center, 802 Eckart St. The celebration is scheduled to feature the music of Curtis Mayfield performed by the super band Last Call; poetry by Brother Ketu Oladuwa, […]

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The tyranny, violence of religion

The tyranny, violence of religion

| May 11, 2014

By Brenda Robinson There once was a black family in Kentucky who defied the norm in terms of intellect. The family head was a single mom, high school dropout, rearing two sons and earning whatever the minimum wage was in the 1960s. The children were victims of educational deprivation, due to the racism, prejudice and […]

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