The public mocking of Christian belief can understandably generate an impulse to retreat behind walls. We should resist this impulse and respond in wisdom and charity.
Journalist Zineb El Rhazoui used the anniversary of the Charlie Hebdo terrorist attack to speak out for the first time about why she decided to leave the publication last fall.
Speak and live with an eye towards what truths you will leave championed when you die.
The freakouts when people raise valid questions over Islamist actions are meant to frighten people into silence so Islamists can continue their attacks.
From Paris to Cologne, a specter is haunting Europe. The specter of Islam.
Laquan McDonald’s death, Tamir Rice’s death, the San Bernardino attack, James Foley’s beheading, nor the Fort Hood attack have moved the president to tears.
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The Paris attacks have made it painfully clear that this is a war of ideology, not of geography. To win, we must double down and fight back with our beliefs.
In remarks to staff at the U.S. embassy in Paris on Tuesday, John Kerry rationalized the brutal attacks against Charlie Hebdo, saying that at least the terrorists had a reason for attacking the magazine.
France, and the world, faces a new kind of enemy united in global militant Islamism. One of its strengths is our refusal to call it an enemy.
The most disquieting thing is not what’s seen on those tapes—it’s the culture that allows it to happen.
After the terrorism that left twelve dead in its offices, French magazine Charlie Hebdo will no longer publish pictures of Muhammed.
French magazine Charlie Hebdo won’t draw Muhammed any more after terrorists murdered eleven of its staff for doing so. So in this case, terrorism wins.
Cartoons of Muhammed? Unpublishable. Portrait of Pope Benedict made of condoms? Definitely publishable. At least, The New York Times thinks so.
President Barack Obama responded to the horrific shooting at a historically black church in Charleston that left nine dead with an earnest statement—well, other than that contention that was completely untrue.
C-3PO’s strategy is fine for playing dejarik against Chewbacca, but it’s no way to defend an open society. You can’t let the Wookiee win.
Hipsters are dead; long live the nerds.
Cartoonist Gary Trudeau wags his finger at the very people who provided him with his bubble.
One can’t be an extremist about nothing. That’s why calling Islamist terrorists ‘violent extremists’ constitutes a dangerous attempt to hide from reality.
No one really acts as if Islam and Christianity are an equal threat. So what exactly causes one religion to be more violent?
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