More students,young Americans turn to paganism

JOHN PAUL FERGUSON – UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME •OCTOBER 31, 2017  1191  1442 Share53  130 As millennials continue to leave traditional Christian religions, interest in Wiccan and pagan practices have seen increased interest in recent years, a trend also spotted among young people and on college campuses.Pagan or Wiccan student groups are present on a number of college campuses…

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The Real Reason U.S. Troops Are in Niger

Andrew Lebovich , Foreign Policy Magazine•October 27, 2017 1 / 1 The Real Reason U.S. Troops Are in Niger Hint: This is a local and regional conflict, not a global one. After four American soldiers and at least four of their Nigerien counterparts were killed in an ambush in Niger early this month, Sen. Lindsey…

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Out of the Broom Closet: DC Witches in Their Own Words

A growing number of witches are coming “out of the broom closet” By Ambar Pardilla Teighe Thorsen After Thorsen dyed her hair multiple shades of purple, she joked with her followers on Instagram that she would call herself a “galaxy witch.” To celebrate Samhain, a Wiccan festival that falls on the evening of Oct. 31, Washington, D.C.…

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