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The presidential debates: Religion? Anyone?

Marvin Joseph/The Post and Melina Mara/The Post President Barack attends a campaign event at Bowling Green State University in Bowling … Continued

In defense of the right to offend

REUTERS Photographers take pictures outside the home of Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, who has been linked by news organizations to the … Continued

Affordable Care Act ruling promises religious fights for the forseeable future

Mark Wilson GETTY IMAGES Health-care law opponents and proponents gatherin front of he U.S. Supreme Court, on June 28, 2012 … Continued

Do you have faith in the media?

A visiting Martian might be forgiven for thinking that Americans care more about the religion of prospective presidential candidates than … Continued

Rick Perry and rest of GOP field get no values questions at debate

The MSNBC/Politico  debate at the Ronald Reagan library was a major disappointment. Do not blame the candidates who came ready … Continued

New York is experiencing a faith revival

The proposed mosque and Islamic center near Ground Zero is in the news again. Word is that differences between the … Continued

The emerging American Muslim civic identity

The recent spate of high-profile news on Muslim-Americans can be summed up easily: horror and terror. From Faisal Shahzad to … Continued

Lawless Israel?

By Eric HeinzeProfessor of Law Queen Mary, University of London Israel’s raid on the Mavi Marmara immediately triggered a backlash. … Continued

An oil-driven Memorial Day

JUST LAW AND RELIGION By Michael Kessler Memorial Day 2010 will go down in history as all about oil. As … Continued

And then there were none (Protestants on the Supreme Court)

By David Waters Religion is not supposed to be a factor in the nomination or confirmation of U.S. Supreme Court … Continued

Afghanistan: negotiating over women’s maimed bodies and minds

A heart sickening drama is now unfolding at the intersection of religion and politics in Afghanistan, and it threatens to … Continued

Religion journalism loses advocate in Deb Howell

By Michelle Boorstein People who care about religion news, and in particular its intersection with politics, lost an influential advocate … Continued

Catholic Arachnophobia

I have a case of Catholic arachnophobia. That’s the best way I can describe my discomfort at seeing viral videos … Continued

None of My Business

I would ask Senator Joe Biden and Governor Sarah Palin absolutely nothing about their religious beliefs. Personal opinion: historians will … Continued

Stop Your Sobbing — Now

Will Bowen takes “uncomplaining” to an extreme. Bowen doesn’t gripe about anything, ever. A reporter asks, “How are you doing?” … Continued

Huckabee Playing Both Religion Cards

Now that we have examined Mike Huckabee’s views on wifely (and husbandly) submission, it is time to turn to another … Continued

My Pro-Islamic Crusade

From the same ideological tar pit that spawned Islamofascist Awareness Week: It’s not yet clear that we have begun to … Continued

On ‘Perfecting’ the Jews

Imagine, if you will, a world in which the right-wing pundit Ann Coulter were not a grating opportunist who said … Continued