The opening ceremonies of the Vancouver Winter Olympics will be held on February 12, and the Olympic torch is on its way across Canada. A report on a Canadian TV website last week highlighted the interest—and lack of interest—among Hutterites along the torch route. Hutterite colonies apparently are taking different approaches to the sports event. […]

International protests over China’s harsh treatment of Tibet focused on the Olympic torch runs in London, Paris and San Francisco a couple weeks ago, but the relays were free of trouble at subsequent stops. Until last Thursday, the 17th. While stops for the torch in Kazakhstan, Russia, Argentina, Tanzania, Oman, and Pakistan may not have […]