Christianity

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Armenia and Turkey

Armenia's president is about to make history by signing an agreement with Turkey. Many Armenians living abroad feel it absolves Turkey of responsibility for what they call the Genocide of 1915. The World's Aaron Schachter has more.

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San Patricio

The San Patricio Battalion fought in the Mexican American War. The story of the San Patricio Battalion is the subject of a new CD. It's by The Chieftains featuring Ry Cooder. Marco Werman speaks to Paddy Moloney of The Chieftains and Ry Cooder.

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?The Disciple'

In Spain there's a new movie out about the life of Jesus Christ. It's called ?The Disciple'. It tells the Biblical story from a completely secular perspective. And it's set to a Flamenco soundtrack. But, as the The World's Gerry Hadden explains, it fits.

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Czech square mystery

Danish and Czech scientists are working to solve a centuries-old mystery involving 16th century astronomer Tycho Brahe. The mystery is about his death. Scientists dug up Brahe's bones this week to search for clues. But where?

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Mexican Mennonites

The northern Mexican State of Chihuahua is one of Mexico's most violent. But Christian Mennonites, who above all are pacifists, are also a part of the state's tapestry. The World's Lorne Matalon traveled to Chihuahua to meet some of them.

Global Politics

Church and state in Britain

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Patricia Fara, who teaches the history and philosophy of science in Clare College at Cambridge University, about the role of religion in British society, and how it compares to the situation here in the United States.

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Mexico's Dance of the Devils

African music and culture live on in parts of Mexico, in communities where the descendants of African slaves live. But it's disappearing as older community members die. Myles Estey and Grant Fuller begin our story in the Costa Chica town of Lo de Soto.

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Galician music

It would be an unlikely hit in the US, but not in Spain: an album of Galician music honoring the holy year of the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela. The World's Marco Werman fills us in.