Posts Tagged ‘values’

No need for ‘Jewish values’ in the fight for Palestine

Jews don’t need to invoke “Jewish values” to justify our work toward Palestinian liberation. In fact, doing so reinforces the very ideology we seek to dismantle. Source

Tim Scott: I want to win the war for the values ‘that changed my life’

Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) used his closing statement at Wednesday’s GOP presidential debate to call for a return to values that he said changed his life.  “We should turn back to faith, patriotism and individual responsibility,” he said in a closing statement. “We should stop choosing victimhood and start choosing victory. We should stop kneeling… […]

Shen Yun Portrays ‘Deep Spiritual and Human Values,’ Says Berkeley Audience

BERKELEY, Calif.—In a modern age where instant gratification and worldly gains reign supreme, the idea of divine-inspired culture—though prevalent throughout history—is quickly losing ground. For retired systems analyst Slawomir Sieminski, Shen Yun Performing Arts conveyed “a deeper meaning of life and humanity.” It was a reminder that there is more to life than meets the […]

Why are the values of “Western democracy” not supplanting pro-Russian sentiment in Mongolia?

Most Western countries consider Mongolia as a state that shares liberal-democratic political and ideological values. Mongolia ranks very high each year in various indices and rankings assessing the “democracy” and “freedom” of political regimes around the world. For example, the international Freedom House rating considers Mongolia a “free country” and ranks it 57th out of […]

A Brief on Credit Suisse and Credit Suisse Values

One of the oldest financial institutions in the world, Credit Suisse has a turnover of $22.65 billion, and is the second-largest bank within the Swiss banking system. It provides a wide range of financial services through its two main private and investment banking divisions. The banking giant has recently come into the spotlight after a […]

“Western Values” Now Include Celebrating Terrorist Attacks Against Civilian Infrastructure

By Andrew Korybko Source Since the “ends justify the means” in their Machiavellian calculations, even the Crimean Bridge’s damage as a result of a likely suicide truck bomb terrorist attack is worthy of celebration according to Russia’s opponents. This position totally discredits everything that the US’ “rules-based order” claims to uphold. The US-led NATO proxy war […]

Iran unites to condemn violence, desecration of Islamic values

TEHRAN — Tens of thousands of Friday prayer attendees rallied in Tehran and other cities across Iran to condemn violation of Islamic sanctities as well as recent turmoil and unrest. In the capital Tehran people condemned insulting the Holy Quran, disrespecting the Islamic dress code for women and setting fire to mosques by rioters. The […]

Iran unites to condemn violence, desecration of Islamic values

TEHRAN — Tens of thousands of Friday prayer attendees rallied in Tehran and other cities across Iran to condemn violation of Islamic sanctities as well as recent turmoil and unrest. In the capital Tehran people condemned insulting the Holy Quran, disrespecting the Islamic dress code for women and setting fire to mosques by rioters. The […]

Truthfulness, Compassion, and Forebearance Are Universal Values Transcending Nations and Cultures: Chinese Expatriate

With Mid-Autumn Festival approaching, overseas Chinese are sending their festival greetings to Mr. Li Hongzhi, the founder of Falun Gong, to express their appreciation and gratitude for Mr. Li and Faun Gong practitioners. Every year at major Chinese festivals, Chinese people from China and overseas send their best wishes to Mr. Li via digital means, […]

Canadian houses now selling at hefty discounts as real estate values plummet

(Natural News) Homes are starting to sell at discounted prices in Canada, a trend that used to be unthinkable just a few months ago for the thriving real estate market in the country. In various parts of the North American country, houses are being sold at almost a bargain price. An opulent five-bedroom house listed at $2.25… […]

Right Wing Bonus Tracks: Feral Values

Kent Christmas lashes out at those who call him a false prophet for prophesying that former President Donald Trump would be reelected: “I did and he was. … In the eyes of God and the court of Heaven today, the president of the United States is Donald J. Trump.” David Lane declares that “if America […]

Poll Shows Half of Americans Give ‘Poor’ Rating to U.S. Moral Values, ‘Record High’

A record percentage of Americans rate U.S. moral values as ‘poor,’ a Gallup poll released on Wednesday found.

Lawsuit Claims Florida’s New Abortion Law Is Based On ‘Christian Values’ And Should Not Apply To Jews

(Jewish Telegraphic Agency) A South Florida synagogue has filed a lawsuit that attempts to argue that the state’s new law restricting abortions will do “irreparable harm” specifically to Jews and unspecified “others” who don’t share the Christian religious beliefs upon which the law is based: Because under Jewish law abortion is required if necessary to […]

Lawsuit Claims Florida’s New Abortion Law Is Based On ‘Christian Values’ And Should Not Apply To Jews

(Jewish Telegraphic Agency) A South Florida synagogue has filed a lawsuit that attempts to argue that the state’s new law restricting abortions will do “irreparable harm” specifically to Jews and unspecified “others” who don’t share the Christian religious beliefs upon which the law is based: Because under Jewish law abortion is required if necessary to […]

Israeli ‘apartheid’ is antithetical to our values, Chicago Episcopalians say, by nearly 3 to 1

If you are looking to measure the past year’s dramatic rise in Americans’ awareness and rejection of the Israeli system that oppresses Palestinians, the November 20 vote by the Episcopalians of Chicago offers a metric. The annual convention of their diocese resolved, 72 percent to 28 percent, to call out Israel as meeting the legal […]

Defending Australian Values From Those Who Want to Tear It Down

Commentary There’s a joke that, unlike a tub of yogurt, Australia hasn’t developed any culture after 200 years in the sun. The truth is that Australia has a distinct culture. Those who make such jokes just don’t like it. It’s part of our national character as Australians to not take ourselves too seriously, but this […]

Biden stresses unity, democratic values in Shanksville

Biden mentioned that he took photos with boys who were wearing Trump hats at the firehouse. “Are we going to, in the next four, five, six, ten years, demonstrate that democracies can work, or not?” he said, before voicing disappointment at the tenor of current political debates, including “the stuff that’s coming out of Florida.” […]

Fresco festival honors Iran’s “Kids” for promoting family values 

Fresco festival honors Iran’s “Kids” for promoting family values  – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN – Iranian short drama “The Kids” has won an award for promoting family values at the 8th Fresco International Film Festival in the Armenian capital of Yerevan. Directed by Amir Daryani, the film tells the story of Sina and Mobina, a brother and […]

Georgia is still a long way off showing it adheres to EU values | View

Hungary and Poland have been slammed by the European Commission for their defiance of the so-called rule of law. A report released this week examines the justice system, media freedom and institutional checks and balances in all 27 EU member states. The Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban has been particularly scrutinised for his bill to […]

Racism, hate and violence are Jewish values, too

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