Thursday, December 28, 2006
Sectarian Violence, 21st-century style
And while the violence discussed below was demonstrably based on religious differences (with personal ambitions in the background), author Georgie Ann Geyer shows in this article, "What's Religion Got to Do with It?", that the modern-day version of "sectarian" differences are really driven by political and personal ambitions, not the underlying religions themselves. See if you agree with her assessment.