James Standish

Stories by James Standish
Peace, love & Lennon

In an age when heroes are routinely deconstructed and where human frailty is celebrated with more vigor than virtue, it’s … Continued

The great “Ground Zero mosque” hoax

Anyone paying attention the last couple of weeks has heard multiple reports about plans to build a mosque at Ground … Continued

Empowering the ambassador for religious freedom

Sometimes the numbers tell the story. This certainly appears to be the case in timing of nominations for the U.S. … Continued

‘The Adventists': Beyond faith healing

Last month, we took the mandatory modern American parent’s pilgrimage down to Walt Disney World. On Saturday morning, we got … Continued

Religion and International Relations

There are very few areas of American life as delicate and nuanced as the relationship between religion and the state. … Continued

A permanent end to American torture

As a boy I lived on the Malaysian island of Penang. Just down the road from our home stood an … Continued