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  • Rosa Brooks, Special Coordinator for Rule of Law and Humanitarian Policy

    08/08/2011 3:29:49 PM PDT · by jessduntno · 21 replies
    JessDuntno | Today | Various Sources
    Rosa Brooks serves as Counselor to the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, Michele Flournoy. In May 2010 she also became Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense and then Special Coordinator for Rule of Law and Humanitarian Policy. She is running a new Pentagon office dedicated to those issues. She is on leave from her job as a law professor at the Georgetown University Law Center. Brooks is known as a columnist (most recently with the LA Times) and at the Pentagon her portfolio has included both human rights issues and global engagement and strategic communication. Her mother, Barbara Ehrenreich, is...
  • Insight for Leaders [Devotional]

    06/16/2009 2:08:01 PM PDT · by Sopater · 2 replies · 634+ views
    Worship: Worship Seven Days a Week But the Lord is in His holy temple. Let all the earth keep silence before Him. --Habakkuk 2:20 So I've got to tell you that if you do not worship God seven days a week, you do not worship Him on one day a week. There is no such thing known in heaven as Sunday worship unless it is accompanied by Monday worship and Tuesday worship and so on.... We come into God's house and say, "The Lord is in His holy temple, let us all kneel before Him." Very nice. I think it's...
  • Imam to Pakistani government: enforce Sharia law within seven days or we will do it ourselves

    04/01/2007 7:45:00 AM PDT · by do the dhue · 24 replies · 914+ views
    asianews ^ | 03/31/2007 14:52 | AsiaNews
    Islamabad (AsiaNews/Dt) – It [is] an ultimatum not a request: if within a week Sharia law is not enforced throughout the country than [sic] true Muslims “will islamify society on their own”. Maulana Abdul Aziz, Imam of the Lal Masjid Mosque and director of Jamia Hafsa Madrassah has said. Speaking after Friday prayers to thousands of faithful, Aziz clarified: “If the government ignores our requests than we will have to enforce them ourselves”. The man then asked for the closure of “all brothels and gaming houses as soon as possible”, also adding in this case that “that aim may only...
  • U.S., U.K. Propose Iraq Deadline

    09/27/2002 5:01:29 PM PDT · by Momaw Nadon · 107 replies · 214+ views
    AP via Yahoo! ^ | Fri Sep 27, 7:40 PM ET | By BARRY SCHWEID and DAFNA LINZER, Associated Press Writers
    The United States and Britain are proposing that the United Nations set a seven-day deadline for Iraqi President Saddam Hussein to agree to disarm and open his palaces for searches of hidden weapons, a Bush administration official and U.N. diplomats said Friday. President Bush backed a U.N. effort, saying, "I'm willing to give peace a chance." The tough demands are coupled with a warning that "all necessary means" would be used against Iraq in the event of defiance, the officials told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. Describing the proposed U.N. resolution as tough and detailed, the U.S. official...