Leadership In The 21st Century

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The stakes are high. We need wise leadership. Will we receive weakness, tyranny, or inspiration?

Violence Against Women is Also Terrorism

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Neil Hill wants to know what can be classified as ‘terror’.

Shutting Down Homeland Security Is All About The GOP

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A fight inside the Republican Party is why it’s possible that the Department of Homeland Security will be shut down this weekend.

All My Terrorists Are White

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Counting the days between Neo and Nazi.

Thoughts on Jewish Identity in a Post-Charlie Hebdo World

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

Events in Paris—It’s Time To Stand Up For Freedom

We must choose what world we want to live in. We must decide what we are willing to tolerate. We must have boundaries around what we hold sacred.

We must choose what world we want to live in. We must decide what we are willing to tolerate. We must have boundaries around what we hold sacred.

Fear Kills, Fear Cures

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

Masculinity, Terrorism and Charlie Hebdo

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

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

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

Taking the Religious Imagination Seriously

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Is it time to accept religion as a real motive force behind violent action in the world?

#NotInTheNameOfIslam Is One Conversation You Need to Hear

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Twitter is bringing us condemnations of today’s Paris attack from Muslim men and women. Will you listen?

In Defense of the Right to Offend

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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.

The Terrorist Officially Won, #SonyHack and Questioning the Fallout behind The Interview Movie

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Alex Yarde is troubled by the move to not show The Interview Movie.

The Benghazi Scandal That Never Was

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It turns out that all the talk about Benghazi over the last two years was a giant waste of time, there just never was a cover up.

Ferguson: A Slice of the World and the World Itself

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Kenneth Patricio sees #Ferguson as a microcosm of the struggles of a larger world.

Why Won’t Major Media Report on Muslims Combatting Terrorism?

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The terrible truth of the media: war sells, peace doesn’t.