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Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness in the Age of Global Terrorism

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Saturday 22 April 2017, by siawi3

Source: http://eacpe.org/portfolio/life-liberty-and-the-pursuit-of-happiness-in-the-age-of-global-terrorism/

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness in the Age of Global Terrorism

Religious revivalism – Islamic, Hindu, Christian – is shaking three of the mightiest pillars that have sustained human progress since the European enlightenment: humanism, science and rationalism. Today, diversity is less easily recognized and accepted within political and national bodies almost everywhere. How does one make sense of a world turning away from pluralism? Of a Muslim world whose attitude towards terrorism is often characterized by ambivalence?

The Public Affairs Conference, held on the campus of Missouri State University.

Speaker: Dr. Pervez Hoodbhoy.

Video here