Sunday, October 1st, 2006
This spring, the Chinese government hosted a so-called World Buddhist Forum in Beijing, where they trotted out their version of the Tibetan spiritual leader, a 16-year-old boy named Gyaltsen Norbu. Meanwhile the real Panchen Lama, recognized by the exiled Dalai Lama in 1995, remains in the custody of the Chinese government.
Thursday, September 14th, 2006
Christian missionaries have petitioned the government of Kenya to remove the bones of human ancestors from the national museum in Nairobi.
Friday, January 6th, 2006
On October 2, you may recall, a troubled young Charles Roberts entered a schoolhouse in Nickel Mines, Pennsylvania, and shot eleven Amish school girls, four of whom died.