Islam

The Islamic Climate Change Declaration Could Be More Effective Than Pope Francis's Encyclical
August 19, 2015

Muslims add their voice to the growing cry for faith-based climate change activism.

The Controversy Over Muhammad Cartoons Is Not About the Prophet Muhammad
June 09, 2015

Blasphemy depends upon belief, and is fading with it.

The Aesthetic Failure of 'Charlie Hebdo'
May 08, 2015

The French satirical magazine refuses to evolve, using a stale artistic strategy from the 1960s.

Pamela Geller Is Not "Morally Responsible" for the Terrorist Attack in Texas
May 07, 2015

The defense of free expression should become stronger in the face of violent threats, not weaker.  

How Did Everybody Suddenly Become an Expert on French Visual Satire?
May 06, 2015

'Charlie Hebdo' is a complicated issue, so it's worth going to informed sources, not instant experts.

The Anti-Islam Exhibit Attacked in Texas Is a Clearer Free Speech Case Than 'Charlie Hebdo'
May 04, 2015

The most clarifying test cases for free speech involve the defense of the vile. 

How Islamic Is the Islamic State? Not at All.
March 12, 2015

What The Atlantic magazine got wrong about ISIS.

The Media Is Misinterpreting the ISIS Arrests in Brooklyn
February 27, 2015

How the vodka-and-sausage Muslims of central Asia are thwarting radicals there.

Is ISIS Authentically Islamic? Ask Better Questions.
February 18, 2015

Setting out to prove ISIS is authentically Islamic may defeat more than it accomplishes.

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