Charles Taliaferro

Total:10

  • Charles Taliaferro 2018-07-18 11:46

    By Jalal Heirannia

    ‘Impact of Islamic philosophers on western philosophy is huge’

    TEHRAN –Charles Taliaferro, a professor of philosophy at St. Olaf College in the U.S., believes that the impact of Islamic philosophers on western philosophy especially in the middle age is “huge”.

  • Charles Taliaferro 2018-04-22 10:58

    By Jalal Heirannia

    Quran is the soul of Islam: professor

    TEHRAN – Charles Taliaferro, a professor of philosophy at St. Olaf College in the U.S., believes that “The Quran is the soul of Islam, the culmination of divine revelation from Adam to Muhammad.”

  • Charles Taliaferro 2018-04-20 12:59

    By Jalal Heirannia

    Devote time for learning about nature of evil: Professor

    TEHRAN – Charles Taliaferro, a professor of philosophy at St. Olaf College in the U.S., believes that “Given the advances in technology and thus in the capacity for persons to bring about more destruction to others than has until now been unimaginable, I believe it is more important than ever to devote time to learn from the past about the nature, allure and our powers to resist evil.”

  • Charles Taliaferro 2018-03-04 10:19

    By Javad Heirannia

    Modern science is compatible with Islamic principles: professor

    TEHRAN – Charles Taliaferro, a professor of philosophy at St. Olaf College in the U.S., believes that modern science is in agreement with Islamic principles.

  • taliaferro 2018-01-10 09:17

    By Javad Heirannia

    Trump is not champion of democracy: Charles Taliaferro

    TEHRAN – Charles Taliaferro, a professor of philosophy at St. Olaf College, says “Trump might be considered as heading up a democratic element in the USA, but his relentless attack on the free press, his attempts to have his rivals put in jail, his deportation of innocent young people who were brought to the USA illegally but as children, his sticking down of protections from pollution, his withdrawal from the Paris accord -which is widely supported by most, educated Americans, his defending neo-Nazi groups as no worse than left wing protestors, and more, make him out to not be a champion of democracy.”

  • صهیونیستها مسجدالاقصی 2017-08-20 21:03

    By Jalal Heirannia

    The world does well to remember gift of Islam to civilization: philosopher

    TEHRAN – Charles Taliaferro, a professor of philosophy at St. Olaf College, tells the Tehran Times that “the world does well to remember the gift of Islam to civilization, culture, education, and to stand against acts that violate the greatness and beauty of Islamic teaching, practice, and architecture.”

  • Charles Taliaferro 2017-03-31 10:01

    By Jalal Heirannia

    U.S. caught in very dangerous climate of fractious disagreement: philosopher

    TEHRAN – American philosopher Charles Taliaferro who specializes in philosophy of religion says the United States is “in a very dangerous political climate of fractious disagreement and diminishing respect for those of different viewpoints.”

  • Charles Taliaferro 2017-03-03 11:41

    By Jalal Heirannia

    Trump’s policies hyperbolic, emotional, alarming:  philosopher 

    TEHRAN – Charles Taliaferro, a professor of philosophy at St. Olaf College, says Donald Trump’s policies are hyperbolic, emotional,  and alarming. 

  • Charles Taliaferro 2016-12-19 14:09

    By Jalal Heirannia

    Religious people must not allow violence in name of religion:  philosopher 

    TEHRAN – Charles Taliaferro, a professor of philosophy at St. Olaf College, says religious-minded people must not allow their faith to nurture violence. 

  • Taliafero.jpg 2016-10-11 16:33

    By Jalal Heirannia

    Imam Hussein’s sacrifice has been inspiring to Muslims and non-Muslims: Taliaferro

    TEHRAN – Professor Charles Taliaferro says “the life and sacrifice of Imam Hussein has been inspiring to both Muslims and non-Muslims.”