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With last year's pro champions Mitch Robbins and Esther Dudaz begging off to honor previous commitments, the fight for this year's titles in the 2014 Safeguard Active 5i50 Triathlon is expected to be fierce when the event is fired off today (Sept.
McCarthy was left to rue two early chances which went begging off Nenad Milijas' set-pieces.
Begging off "Islam and the West," which suffers from current unavoidably negative implications and from being framed between "two crudely cast identities," he advocates for understanding between attitudes shaped by the Qur'an and those arising from the historical interplay between mainly Christian and secular understandings.