Positive contribution of faith groups in social cohesion deserves greater recognition – report

(Photo: Unsplash/DNK Photo)The role of faith groups in social cohesion is undervalued, says a new joint report from the think tank Theos.  The report, 'Cohesive Societies: Faith and Belief', commissioned by the British Academy and the Faith & Belief Forum, says that faith is too often thought of as a risk to social cohesion.  There... Read more

Most Brits oppose relaxing gender recognition laws

(Photo: Pexels/Magda Ehlers)Most Britons are opposed to relaxing the law so that it is easier for transgender people to change their legal gender, a YouGov poll has found.  The findings of the survey, published by The Times, showed that only 28% of UK adults agreed that it should be easier for people to change their... Read more

Should Facial Recognition Be Used in Policing?

Earlier this year, The New York Times broke the story and raised public awareness of a little-known facial recognition startup called Clearview AI, which sells their controversial technology to over 600 law enforcement agencies and police units around the nation. CEO Hon Ton-That says the benefits of the technology include allowing police to identify criminals... Read more

Recognition from God – Encouragement Café – June 4

Recognition from God By Joan Walker HahnTake heed that you do not do your charitable deeds before men, to be seen by them. Otherwise you have no reward from your Father in heaven.  Therefore, when you do a charitable deed, do not sound a trumpet before you as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the... Read more