Charlie Hebdo Reinforces the Very Racism it is Trying to Satirize

If people take you seriously, then it isn’t a joke.

The Wolf You Feed – Battling Islamophobia in America

Mirza Ahmad on the hardships of being a Muslim American, and how we can combat Islamaphobia.

Thoughts on Jewish Identity in a Post-Charlie Hebdo World

Matthew Rozsa explores the divided politics of the American Jewish community.

Je Suis Karim al-Banna, My name is Karim al-Banna

A young man from Egypt was sentenced to a three year jail sentence because he admitted he is an atheist and insulted Islam on Facebook.

Every Civilization Faces a Dark Age

Spencer Pennington doesn’t fear Muslims, he fears Islamophobia.

Fear Kills, Fear Cures

What your doctor won’t tell you about how Charlie Hebdo terrorism impacts your health.

Masculinity, Terrorism and Charlie Hebdo

If you don’t want the fallout of a confused and pathological masculinity, don’t create it in the first place.

Rethinking the #JeSuisCharlie Hashtag

Patrick DeCarlo turns to history to explain why he supports freedom of speech for “Charlie Hebdo” but not their speech itself.

The City of Lights was Dimmed, but not Diminished. Free Speech was Violated, but not Silenced.

Neal Brown believes that free speech is costly but worth the investment.

Charlie Hebdo & The Danger of Comedy

Eric Shapiro notes that the terrorist attack on French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo reinforces the idea that if comedy is to be of any value, then it must be dangerous.

In Defense of the Right to Offend

T. J. Sullivan sees the terror attack at ‘Charlie Hebdo’ in Paris as a reminder that defending freedom of speech means defending speech we find uncomfortable, offensive, or scary.