Hungarian Jews call on Orban to prevent planned statue for WW2 politician

December 10, 2015
Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban attends a news conference with Macedonia's Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski in Budapest, Hungary, November 20, 2015. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

(Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban attends a news conference with Macedonia’s Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski in Budapest, Hungary, November 20, 2015. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh)

California police open hate crime probe in vandalization of Sikh temple

December 10, 2015
Randhir Singh (C) prays at the Sikh Temple Gurdwara Sri Sachkand Sahib in Roseville, California, August 6, 2012. The gunman who killed six people at a Wisconsin Sikh temple was a 40-year-old U.S. Army veteran and authorities said they were investigating possible links to white supremacist groups and his membership in a skinhead rock band. REUTERS/Max Whittaker (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION CRIME LAW) - RTR36B4K

(Sikhs pray at the Sikh Temple Gurdwara Sri Sachkand Sahib in Roseville, California, August 6, 2012. REUTERS/Max Whittaker) woopsTED STATES – Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION CRIME LAW) – RTR36B4K

Boxer Muhammad Ali appears to take jab at Trump over Muslim comments

December 10, 2015
U.S. boxing great Muhammad Ali poses during the Crystal Award ceremony at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland January 28, 2006. REUTERS/Andreas Meier/Files

(U.S. boxing great Muhammad Ali poses at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland January 28, 2006. REUTERS/Andreas Meier)

Trump’s anti-Muslim plans scramble Republican appeals to Jewish voters

December 10, 2015
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Waterville Valley, New Hampshire December 1, 2015.  REUTERS/Brian Snyder

(U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Waterville Valley, New Hampshire December 1, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

from The Great Debate:

Europe’s got its own Donald Trumps

December 10, 2015

Golf - RICOH Women's British Open 2015 - Trump Turnberry Resort, Scotland - 1/8/15 US Presidential Candidate Donald Trump as he views his Scottish golf course at Turnberry Action Images via Reuters / Russell Cheyne Livepic - RTX1MNC1

Presidential candidate Donald Trump views his Scottish golf course at Turnberry.
Action Images via Reuters/Russell Cheyne

from The Great Debate:

Islamic State owes Donald Trump a debt of gratitude

December 10, 2015

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump points to a supporter at a Pearl Harbor Day rally aboard the USS Yorktown Memorial in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, December 7, 2015. Trump on Monday called for a ban on Muslims entering the United States in the most dramatic response by a candidate yet to last week's shooting spree by two Muslims who the FBI said had been radicalized. "We have no choice," Trump said at a rally in South Carolina, warning of more Sept. 11-style attacks if stern measures are not taken. REUTERS/Randall Hill    TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY      - RTX1XNF3

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump points to a supporter at a Pearl Harbor Day rally aboard the USS Yorktown Memorial in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, December 7, 2015. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Catholic Church in Indianapolis welcomes Syrian refugees despite governor refusal

December 9, 2015
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The Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis has resettled a family from Syria over the objections of Indiana Governor Mike Pence, who was sued for refusing to allow refugees fleeing the country to come to the state, church officials said on Tuesday.

Trump’s Muslim proposal prompts calls to ban Trump from UK, Israel

December 9, 2015
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a Pearl Harbor Day rally aboard the USS Yorktown Memorial in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, December 7, 2015.  REUTERS/Randall Hill

(U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a Pearl Harbor Day rally aboard the USS Yorktown Memorial in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, December 7, 2015. REUTERS/Randall Hill)

China’s Tibet party boss urges senior Buddhist monk to shun Dalai Lama

December 8, 2015
Tudeng Kezhu, a Tibetan delegate, touches the hand of Gyaltsen Norbu, the 11th Panchen Lama and a delegate, with his forehead during the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, March 3, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Lee/Files

(A Tibetan delegate touches the hand of Gyaltsen Norbu, the 11th Panchen Lama and a delegate, with his forehead during the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, March 3, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Lee)

Chinese government adviser denounces fake living Buddhas in Tibet

December 8, 2015
A child drops coins into golden Buddha statues as a symbol of blessings on Vesak Day at the Thai Buddhist Chetawan Temple in Petaling Jaya, near Kuala Lumpur May 13, 2014. Buddhists across the world on Tuesday celebrate holy Vesak to honour the birth, enlightenment and passing of Lord Buddha 2,550 years ago. REUTERS/Samsul Said (MALAYSIA - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTR3OVCT

(A child drops coins into golden Buddha statues at the Thai Buddhist Chetawan Temple in Petaling Jaya, near Kuala Lumpur May 13, 2014. REUTERS/Samsul Said)