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Monday, April 16, 2018

Rage

Religion and rage: they are so close these days. But not in the past, at least as I recall. When I was small, the preacher at Friday prayers in the mosque in our village stood holding a carved stick like a spear, but the words that issued from the simple pulpit were calm, soothing, sweet. Worship, as he extolled it, meant giving thanks to God by treating His creation well.…

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Monday, April 16, 2018

A Dark Debacle in the Bay

Two weeks have passed, and the cargo ship MV Ever Judger has not left the waters of Balikpapan Bay in East Kalimantan. This ship, which sails under the flag of Panama, should have set sail on March 30, leaving Balikpapan with a cargo of 74,000 tons of coal, headed for Lumut, Perak, Malaysia. The captain had been authorized to leave by the port authority.