Travis Gettys, reporting for Raw Story on, Muslim woman shot at and another nearly run off the road in Tampa after leaving mosques: Someone fired at least one gunshot at the woman as she drove away from the mosque in east Tampa, near Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, reported WTSP-TV. She was not […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I usually posted the hate mail that I received at The Multiracial Activist. People would lose their shit when they saw their ignorance on full display. I was careful to scrub email addresses and would remove last names, UNLESS threats or nasty slurs were used. Then, it was game on with your bad self. As […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
American Christians Erect an Idol by Jacob G. Hornberger North Korean authorities recently released an American citizen who had been accused of proselytizing for Christianity in North Korea, where such conduct is a criminal offense. Why would the communist authorities in North Korea care whether people are practicing Christianity? Because government officials are […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Is Obama Trying to Alienate Muslim-American Youth? by Sheldon Richman A 19-year-old Chicago-area man was arrested last weekend for attempting to help the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The U.S. government says Mohammed Hamzah Khan, an American citizen, faces 15 years in prison because he was at an airport with a ticket to Turkey […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Christians Rebuke God by Jacob G. Hornberger One of the primary justifications for the welfare state comes from Christians. They say that the welfare state demonstrates the willingness of the American people to fulfill God’s commandments with respect to human relationships. The Ten Commandments include “Thou shalt honor thy mother and father.” In […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Anyone, like your average "Christian Conservative", who wants to have "my religion is better than yours" wars should feel completely free to actually fight themselves, rather than electing proxies (like your average big government Democratic or Republican politician) to send armies to kill on their behalf. Stop shredding my civil liberties and using my paycheck […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
It is always fascinating how so many of the people who are intolerant of same sex marriage because it violates their "religion", expect everyone else to bend over backwards to show tolerance and even deference toward their own beliefs. Believe what you want, but keep the government out of it. If you truly believe (insert […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Histrionics Over the Mosque: Symbolism Crowds Out Reality August 18, 2010Ivan Eland The American media, and to a lesser extent the world media, focus on symbolism at the expense of underlying reality. And sometimes they can’t even make sense of the symbolism. The artificially generated controversy over a proposed mosque within about two blocks of the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Cordoba House Symbol August 11, 2010Alvaro Vargas LlosaWashington Post Writers Group WASHINGTON—New York City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission was right not to designate the building at 45 Park Place, two blocks from Ground Zero, a historical landmark. The decision paves the way for the Cordoba House, the controversial Muslim-led interfaith cultural and community center that the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Catholics, Civil Rights, and the Holy Name August 17, 2009Jonathan J. BeanIgnatius Insight During the nomination hearing for Judge Sonia Sotomayor, Senator Al Franken (D-MN) asked whether there was a “right to privacy” that might include abortion or birth control. Sotomayor answered that there was a string of precedents establishing the “right to privacy,” all the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.