The Aesthetic Failure of 'Charlie Hebdo'
May 08, 2015
The French satirical magazine refuses to evolve, using a stale artistic strategy from the 1960s.
The defense of free expression should become stronger in the face of violent threats, not weaker.
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.
"It Was the Highlight of My Time at Duke as a Muslim"
January 19, 2015
How students responded to a national controversy over a Muslim prayer.
Pope Francis Is Wrong About 'Charlie Hebdo.' We Have a Right to Make Fun of Religion.
January 16, 2015
That includes Muslims and Catholics.
What Bill Maher, Ben Affleck, and Reza Aslan are missing.
We can do better than this, America.
Americans Love Jews
July 16, 2014
A new Pew poll shows that while Americans feel favorably toward Jews, they still feel coldly towards Atheists and Muslims.
Diversity within religions is just as important to America as the diversity of religions.
Conservatives Claim That Moderate Muslims Are "Irrelevant" Because of Extremists. How Ironic.
June 19, 2014
The right's Islam critique brilliantly captures the dilemma facing the conservative movement in America today.