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Hijab and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Nuns

26 April 2015

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Through the years, many religions have prescribed specific clothing and head covering for practitioners of the faith. Groups sometimes use clothing as a mark of uniqueness or distinction for their specific sect of a religion. Religious clothing is sometimes included with other symbols of faith to present a romanticized alluring old-world portrayal of religious life. […]

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Burka Avenger: “Justice, peace and education for all!”

18 April 2015

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In this new animated adventure series, a young Muslim woman with superpowers becomes “Burka Avenger.” Explaining her mission, she states, “Now, I use my powers for good. I stand for justice, peace and education for all. I fight against the forces of tyranny and ignorance… because I am Burka Avenger!” Al Jazeera says Burka Avenger […]

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Speech of King Abdullah II of Jordan at the European Parliament (Strasbourg, 10 March 2015)

10 March 2015

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Quotes “Young people must be inspired by values that reject violence, create peace, and build inclusive societies.” “A dialog of respect is the rockbed of all society. Attacking and excluding others, insulting other peoples and their faith, and their convictions; this is no way to live.” “The future lies in unity and respect. Not division […]

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“Unsung Hero” Believe In Good – Thai TVC Life Insurance Video Ad

4 February 2015

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The inspiring video above is an example of a new kind of advertising that focuses on kindness and universal virtues with very little mention of a company or what it sells. Commentary This is a commentary video uploaded to YouTube by Angie Li on Apr 11, 2014. A Thai life insurance company with a history […]

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An Allegory From the Womb About God, Belief in the Unseen, and Life After Death

27 January 2015

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In a mother’s womb were two babies. One asked the other: “Do you believe in life after delivery?” The other replies, “why, of course. There has to be something after delivery. Maybe we are here to prepare ourselves for what we will be later.” “Nonsense,” says the other. “There is no life after delivery. What […]

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WestJet Inspiring Mini Documentary Videos Represent the Future of Advertising

27 January 2015

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WestJet has created a series of mini documentary videos that represent the future of advertising. You can watch the videos below. We’d like to see more ads that convey inspiring stories and promote the virtues and values that unite us all. Like this:Like Loading…

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Reasons Why Barack Obama is Not a Muslim

20 January 2015

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“Islam is a vibrant faith. Millions of our fellow citizens are Muslim. We respect the faith. We honor its traditions. Our enemy does not. Our enemy doesn’t follow the great traditions of Islam.” (source) “The English translation is not as eloquent as the original Arabic, but let me quote from the Koran, itself: ‘In the […]

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Second Advertising Campaign in History to Feature Gay Couple

17 January 2015

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The advertisement above from Nikon, launched on 14 January 2015, is the second video ad in history to feature an openly gay couple. In March of 2013, Amazon released the first advertisement to feature an openly gay couple, shown below. The Amazon ad seems to be a depiction of people, whereas the Nikon ad is a real […]

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Google Promotes “The Interview” Movie and Tobacco to Under-Age Viewers While Offending Billions of People — Gets Kicked Out of China

30 December 2014

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The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) rates movies based on a variety of criteria and determines an acceptable viewing audience. According to FilmRatings.com (the MPAA rating site), The Interview, featuring Seth Rogen and James Franco, is rated as ‘R’ due to “pervasive language, crude and sexual humor, nudity, some drug use and bloody violence.” Due to […]

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Education for Living – Ontological Learning

27 October 2014

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Summary This document presents general information about the Education for Living Seminars (EFL) organization and workshops. The organization website presents this general statement about their workshops: “Education for Living Seminars is committed to showing our clients how to learn to live their lives with effectiveness, satisfaction and joy.” Overview Education for Living offers seminars and […]

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Video: Are You Right-Brained Or Left-Brained?

14 October 2014

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Inspiring Video: What Do Strangers Think Of You?

14 October 2014

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The Lubavitcher Rebbe On Becoming Bar Mitzvah / Bat Mitzvah

25 August 2014

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Introduction “Today I am a Man; Today I am a Woman” is a short video with commentary from the Lubavitcher Rebbe On Becoming Bar Mitzvah / Bat Mitzvah. It is provided below in English, Yiddish, French, Spanish, and Russian. Learn more at the Chabad.org website or ChabadIowaCity.com. English Yiddish French Spanish Russian * * * Like […]

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The Golden Rule Expressed Throughout Many Religions

22 August 2014

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Scarboro Missions has developed this poster to illustrate the Golden Rule as expressed throughout many different world religions. This speaks to the importance of the Golden Rule principle, and also provides one example of many parallel teachings found throughout various religions. Click here or the image below for a larger view. Like this:Like Loading…

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Stop supporting militant Islamic Muslims! #IslamicReform #ProgressiveIslam #Islam

23 July 2014

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You probably didn’t realize it, but you are currently a supporter of radical Islam. You are a poster child of militant Muslims. Why? Because your lack of involvement in the positive reform and maturing of Islam is essentially a powerful vote supporting the more extremist and militant influences that are taking over the religion and Muslim community. Islam […]

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Breaking News: Anti-Jewish Violent Riots and Flames in the Streets of Sarcelles, France

21 July 2014

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Introduction Over the past few decades, I’ve actively worked to combat racism and bigotry toward Jews, Muslims, blacks, gays, and various other targeted groups. My work has included increased personal/public efforts to support and defend Islam in the hours, days, weeks, and months following the 9/11 attacks. I’ve also defended Jews in federal court against […]

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Every Religion Protects Women. Protecting Women Is Religion (PSA Video from India)

20 July 2014

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Summary The video above represents a multi-faith collaboration and depicts young men of multiple religions coming together to defend a woman being harassed. The video was uploaded moments ago on YouTube. At the time of this writing, there were only three views. However, we predict it is about to go viral. Redefining Male Identity The message in the video […]

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The Influence of Militant Extremist Muslims on Islam and Muslim Community

18 July 2014

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Introduction As with any religion, teachers and leaders can emphasize scriptures about forgiveness and cooperation, or they can emphasize scriptures that promote intolerance and militaristic expansionism. As a result, large numbers of people strongly committed to any faith can be persuaded to think and behave immorally and inhumanely. Example of Extremism from Christianity An example of […]

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