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‘Radicalization’ hearings on Muslim return to Capitol

WASHINGTON — House lawmakers split along party lines at a hearing Wednesday (June 20) meant to gauge Muslim responses to … Continued

70 years later, still blaming an ‘enemy within’

Sunday, February 19, 2012, marks the seventieth anniversary of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order (EO) 9066 – … Continued

Rep. King’s false religious ‘enemy within’

Last week, on the 70th Anniversary of Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor, Representative Peter King once again sought the spotlight … Continued

Flaws of the King hearing on Islam

Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, will begin holding hearings Thursday on “the extent of … Continued

Singling out one faith affects them all

Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, will begin holding hearings Thursday on “the extent of … Continued

Portugal in Africa

Relationships between Africa and Europe are complicated, witness the tense standoff now unfolding in Cote d’Ivoire. Even decades after independence, … Continued

Got anxiety? Religion and political polarization today

It seems like the one thing, perhaps the only thing, a broad range of Americans can agree upon today is … Continued

Muslim extremism stems from alienation

By Hussein Ibish The recent arrest of Farooque Ahmed on charges of conspiring with undercover law enforcement officers to bomb … Continued

Gaza, Israel, and a new way forward

Q: In a statement Monday, Vice President Biden said the U.S. is consulting with other nations “on new ways to … Continued

A Just Peace approach to Gaza

Q: In a statement Monday, Vice President Biden said the U.S. is consulting with other nations “on new ways to … Continued

The verbal assault on Islam

Q: What is the obligation of a Western, democratic government to protect individual freedoms in light of a realistic terrorist … Continued

Rage, Racism And American Unreason

We have entered what columnist Kathleen Parker calls “a political era of uninhibited belligerence,” that is finding expression in sermons, … Continued

Religion is Risky Business

Some New York-area rabbis are planning to bring weapons to High Holy Day services this month to guard against terrorist … Continued

This Issue Needs Serious Discussion

Some New York-area rabbis are planning to bring weapons to High Holy Day services this month to guard against terrorist … Continued

Weapons in the Circle?

Some New York-area rabbis are planning to bring weapons to High Holy Day services this month to guard against terrorist … Continued

Defend the Innocent

Some New York-area rabbis are planning to bring weapons to High Holy Day services this month to guard against terrorist … Continued

Only the Gods Should be Armed

Some New York-area rabbis are planning to bring weapons to High Holy Day services this month to guard against terrorist … Continued

A Deeper Question

Some New York-area rabbis are planning to bring weapons to High Holy Day services this month to guard against terrorist … Continued

Fear-Mongering Not the Answer to Fear

Some New York-area rabbis are planning to bring weapons to High Holy Day services this month to guard against terrorist … Continued

Support Your Local Religious Gun Nut

Some New York-area rabbis are planning to bring weapons to High Holy Day services this month to guard against terrorist … Continued