Objects falling from the sky! The Chicken Little Fable (from Daddabha Jataka) explains the concept. The phrase, “The sky is falling,” is a common idiom indicating a hysterical or mistaken belief that disaster is imminent. This usage is generally derogatory. But, Chicken Little had inside info.
A mysterious […]
Sikhs with turbans, Muslims who cover hair protest
WASHINGTON–A new U.S. government policy that subjects travellers who wear any type of head covering to possible additional screening at airport checkpoints has prompted vociferous protests from Sikh organizations, who say they are being singled out for ethnic profiling.
Muslim women who veil their hair […]