Since King David established Jerusalem over 3000 years ago, it has had many noteworthy leaders.  Some are Biblical icons. Some are modern political, religious, and civic leaders. Numerous tyrants have conquered, destroyed, and occupied Jerusalem. In the modern era, there have been several leaders who have stood out for their noteworthy building of the city… Read more »

Muslim advocacy for drinking camel urine is back in the news, this time in connection with coronavirus, which is especially ironic if not deadly, as will be explained. An “Islamic medicine specialist” and director of a religious-scientific institution in Iran recently called on his countrymen to drink camel urine as the “best cure” for coronavirus and other ailments. Mehdi Sabili,… Read more »