Food plays a big role in Ramadan. But food waste shouldn’t, according to a growing number of Muslims.
Scholars, scientists and faith leaders around the world are working to reduce tensions between religion and science.
President Donald Trump has undone or renegotiated many of his predecessor’s environmentally friendly policies, removing climate change research from government websites and pulling out of the Paris climate agreement. Religiously inspired environmental activists have emerged as some of his loudest critics.
The Catholic Church, environmentalists and many ecology activists have high hopes for the encyclical, but others worry that the pope’s approach will be misguided.
Rep. Collin C. Peterson, D-Minn., is the House Agriculture Committee’s ranking minority member.