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Barbados , Sunday 22 April 2018

News Barbados » Religion: Religious education a ‘must’

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Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

“Some have defined this suggestion as legislating religion, but it clearly is not ... The Child Care Board, the Ministry of Home Affairs, the Royal Barbados Police Force, the Church, the schools cannot do it alone.” (SDB Media)

News Barbados » Religion: Why Monty Python's 'foul, disgusting and blasphemous' Life of Brian wouldn't get made today

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Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

The team flew to Barbados for a working holiday ... the script was not blasphemous and said that it was “extracting the maximum comedy out of false religion and religious illusions”. He even suggested adding the now-celebrated scene in which someone ...

News Barbados » Religion: Lose The Religion! UWI Lecturer Says Time To Scrap Religious Studies In Schools

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Publication date: hursday 20 October 2016

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Thursday October 20, 2016 – Cut out the religious mumbo jumbo! That’s the call of University of the West Indies (UWI) Political Scientist Dr Tennyson Joseph who says it’s time to end to religious teachings and introduce a ...

News Barbados » Religion: Cast out by the Quakers, Abington's abolitionist dwarf finally has his day

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Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

She has covered police, courts, religion, municipal government ... a fellow Quaker and little person, and the couple moved to Barbados, where Lay worked as a waterfront shopkeeper. There, they were propelled to a new stratosphere of abolitionist advocacy.

News Barbados » Religion: An Anti-Immigration Speech Divided Britain 50 Years Ago. It Still Echoes Today

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Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Tarsem Singh Sandhu, then a 23-year-old bus driver, lost his job when he refused to remove the turban he wore as part of his Sikh religion. The Race Relations ... whose parents emigrated from Barbados to the English city of Birmingham and who was a ...

News Barbados » Religion: It takes more than talent

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Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

“His sexuality, his habits, his lifestyle, his religion, his long term plans ... after cricket since you could not make a living solely out of playing cricket for Barbados. (RG)

News Barbados » Religion: 10 LGBT+ campaigners from across the Commonwealth share why they're pushing Theresa May to drive change

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Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Barbados criminalises same sex activity, which leads to high levels of homophobia, biphobia and transphobia, largely rooted in structures of patriarchy and religion. The religious views which often lead to discrimination of the Barbadian LGBT+ community ...

News Barbados » Religion: Racist Rabbis: A Long Legacy Of Jewish Race-Haters

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Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

The Encyclopedia of the Jewish Religion refers to Moses Maimonides as “the symbol ... Even the rabbi of the island of Barbados, Rabbi Haham Lopez, had the “enjoyment of his own two negro attendants.” Rabbi Bernard Illowy, distinguished leader of ...

News Barbados » Religion: 24 Hours in Shanghai

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Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Ohel Moshe is not used for religious services and the city has only has only one ... about Jewish communities in such places as Ecuador, Vietnam, Serbia, Malta, Barbados, India, Alaska and Myanmar. He’s also a public speaker on Jewish topics.

News Barbados » Religion: Religion and policy collide over gender-neutral laws in Barbados

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Publication date: Saturday 29 November 2014

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Sunday November 30, 2014 — A Barbadian Cabinet Minister is prepared to personally campaign to churches and members of his constituency to fight the introduction of gender-neutral legislation on domestic violence. Speaking to a ...