RELIGION IN THE NEWS: OTHER RELIGIONS


Cargo Cults

  Nick Squires, "Prince Philip, They Hardly Knew Ye," Christian Science Monitor, June 8, 2007.

  Phil Mercer, "Ethnic Violence Flares In Vanuatu," BBC News, March 7, 2007.

"In Pictures: Vanuatu's Cargo Cult," BBC News, February 17, 2007.

  Phil Mercer, "Cargo Cult Lives On In South Pacific," BBC News, February 17, 2007.

  Phil Mercer, "Vanuatu Cargo Cult Marks 50 Years," BBC News, February 15, 2007.

Nick Squires, "Culture Clash In The South Seas," BBC From Our Correspondent, May 20, 2004.

Bob Morris, "Style; Precious Cargo," New York Times Magazine, October 11, 1998.

Nicholas D. Kristof, "Space Age Succeeds Stone Age On Pacific Isle," New York Times, July 19, 1987.


Five Percenters

  Jere Longman, "Living Up To A Name Despite Life's Obstacles," New York Times, July 1, 2008.

Paul Von Zielbauer, "Inmates Are Free To Practice Black Supremacist Religion In New York, A Judge Rules," New York Times, August 18, 2003.


Church Of Jediism

Matthew Cresswell, "Jedi Religion Belongs In The Star Systems Of George Lucas's Mind," Guardian, May 4, 2012.


Mandaeans

  James Angelos, "Even For An Ancient People, There's Always Saturday Night," New York Times, December 23, 2007.

Nathaniel Deutsch, "Save The Gnostics," New York Times, October 6, 2007.

  Angus Crawford, "Iraq's Mandaeans 'Face Extinction,'" BBC News, March 4, 2007.


Paganism

  Ellen Barry, "Tuhala Journal: A Hole In The Ground Erupts, To Estonia's Delight," New York Times, December 8, 2008.


Samaritans

Helena Merriman, "The Modern Trials Of The Ancient Samaritans," BBC News, January 3, 2011.

  Martin Patience, "Ancient Community Seeks Brides Abroad," BBC News, February 6, 2007.

Edith Coron, "The Samaritans Of The Bible Hold Fast To Their Identity," Christian Science Monitor, January 10, 1994.


Santeria

Lizette Alvarez, "After Years Of Secrecy, Santeria Is Suddenly Much More Popular And Public," New York Times, January 27, 1997.

Larry Rohter, "Santeria Faithful Hail Court Ruling," New York Times, June 13, 1993.

George Volsky, "Religion From Cuba Stirs Row In Miami," New York Times, June 29, 1987.


Satanism

Sam Blum, "Florida Schools Row -- Should Satanism Be Allowed?," Guardian, January 18, 2013.


Unification Church

Eileen Barker, "Did The Moonies Really Brainwash Millions? Time To Dispel A Myth," Guardian, September 4, 2012.

"'Moonie' Church Mourns Founder Sun Myung Moon," BBC News, September 3, 2012.

Christopher Reed, "The Rev. Sun Myung Moon Obituary," Guardian, September 2, 2012.

  "'Moonies' Founder Hurt In Crash," BBC News, July 19, 2008.

"Moonies' Leader Allowed Into UK," BBC News, November 4, 2005.

Tom Gibb, "Brazil Probes Moonie Land Purchases," BBC News, February 28, 2002.

Don Lattin, "Children Of A Lesser God," San Francisco Chronicle, February 11, 2001.

Don Lattin, "Life As Moonchild Far From Blessed," San Francisco Chronicle, February 11, 2001.

  "Moonies Make 'Heaven On Earth,'" BBC News, August 15, 1999.

  "Thousands Wed In Global Event," BBC News, February 7, 1999.

Katty Kay, "Moonies Stage A Mass Wedding," BBC News From Our Own Correspondent, December 5, 1997.

Calvin Sims, "Unification Church Gains Respect In Latin America," New York Times, November 24, 1996.


Unitarianism

 Theo Hobson, "At Home With The Unitarians," Guardian, September 14, 2011.

"Unitarianism," Guardian, October 29, 2002.


Witchcraft

  "Is Witchcraft Alive In Africa?," BBC News, July 27, 2005.


Yazidis

"Your Pictures: Yazidi Temple At Lalish, Iraq," BBC News, April 3, 2010.

  Campbell Robertson and Stephen Farrell, "Ancient Sect Navigates Iraq's New Voting Process," New York Times, April 8, 2009.

  "Yazidis Targeted In Iraq Attack," BBC News, December 15, 2008.

  Alissa J. Rubin, "Persecuted Sect In Iraq Avoids Its Shrine," New York Times, October 14, 2007.

"Iraq's Intolerance," New York Times, August 16, 2007.

Neil MacFarquhar, "Bashiqua Journal; A Sect Shuns Lettuce And Gives The Devil His Due," New York Times, January 3, 2003.

Chris Hedges, "Sheik Adi Journal; Satan's Alive And Well, But The Sect May Be Dying," New York Times, May 31, 1993.


 

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