Adin Steinsaltz




Stories by Adin Steinsaltz
It is like fist fights between two blind men

This weekend, Jon Stewart is holding “a rally to restore sanity” on the mall, two months after Glenn Beck’s religion-infused … Continued

A question of sense and sensibility

Should there be a mosque near Ground Zero? The question about the mosque is not a religious question. It is … Continued

Sheer stupidity to ignore the religious in Muslim terrorism

What should we call terrorists, some of whom claim to be motivated by their religion? Can one be an Islamic … Continued

As we take religion more seriously, differences become more obvious

Q: Are all religions the same? The Dalai Lama, who just celebrated his 75th birthday, often refers to the ‘oneness’ … Continued

Western democratic governments suffer double handicap

Q: What is the obligation of a Western, democratic government to protect individual freedoms in light of a realistic terrorist … Continued

The strangeness of political correctness

Q: Advocacy groups for people with intellectual disabilities are campaigning to end use of the word ‘retard’ or ‘retarded.’ What … Continued