Hate in the USA: Racist, anti-Muslim and homophobic groups on the rise in America

Hate in the USA: Racist, anti-Muslim and homophobic groups on the rise in America

2016 saw a rise in the number of hate groups across the US, with anti-Muslim groups nearly trebling in size. According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, there are 917 hate groups in the country. That figure includes 130 factions of the Klu Klux Klan, 99 neo-Nazi groups and 193 black separatist organisations. Mar 1, 2017
Irish church offers drive-thru Ash Wednesday service

Irish church offers drive-thru Ash Wednesday service

St Patricks Church in Glenamaddy Ireland has offered a drive-thru Ash Wednesday service on 1 March. Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent,a Christian period of fasting and reflection. This year the Church offered the service to parishioners who could not attend a full Mass on the day. Mar 1, 2017