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Eid al-Adha in Peshawar, Pakistan

It is the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha this week, which marks Abraham/Ibrahim’s intention to slaughter his first born son Ishmael as a sacrifice to God, before God decided that this rather defeated the point of having given Abraham a … Continue reading

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Berlin – freedom of expression

Another thing you notice about Berlin is the extent to which freedom of expression surrounds you wherever you are. Everyone is familiar with the images of the old Berlin Wall, which weren’t famous because the grey concrete was anything special … Continue reading

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