Again, not my usual climate change post, but some of these articles really cpature my attention. We can gain so much perspective by cleaning our aged lens, or better yet, looking through someone else's.
I grew up in a country that glorifies military sacrifice and feels entitled to rebuild other societies according to its own vision. I internalized these values before ever thinking about religion. Before I even knew what a Muslim was, let alone concepts such as “jihad” or an “Islamic state,” my American life had taught me that that’s what brave men do.