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Drone policy can be moral policy

Reuters photo In a recent contribution for On Faith, former Chicago Theological Seminary President Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite denounced U.S. drone … Continued

The seductions of ‘Zero Dark Thirty’

Jonathan Olley AP This photo released by Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. shows Navy SEALs seen through the greenish glow of … Continued

Bauer at Values Voter Summit: ‘We owe no apology to Islamists’

AFP/GETTY IMAGES Pakistani Muslim demonstrators walk over US and Israeli flags as they attempt to reach the US embassy during … Continued

American Tolerance vs. Sept. 11 terrorism — a victory of pluralism over prejudice

GETTY IMAGES Germano Riviera walks with the “Flag of Honor,” which displays the names of all of the victims of … Continued

Bin Laden’s personal letters reveal Muslims are part of the solution to securing the United States

AP AP This handout document provided by the U.S. Military Academy at West Point shows page two , of four, … Continued

Osama Bin Laden anniversary: Torture apologists try again to justify the unjustifiable

Musadeq Sadeq AP This May 3, 2011 file photo shows Afghan newspapers in Kabul, Afghanistan headlining the killing of al-Qaida … Continued

A prayer for 9/11

Mark Lennihan AP World Trade Center construction workers hold hands during a prayer at a ceremony for the September 11 … Continued

The Consequences Of Shattering A Faith Glass Ceiling

The economic situation in the country is affecting us all; and those affected the most are hit hardest. “Around 14 … Continued

Bin Laden’s death: When bad things happen to bad people

Religious people have long struggled over the question of why bad things happen to good people. Over the last week … Continued

Science knows (approximately) when the Earth will end

Why is a serious newspaper like the Washington Post giving space to a raving loon? I suppose the answer must … Continued

Jewish newspaper edits Hillary Clinton out of ‘Situation Room’ photo

HO REUTERS U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd L) and Vice President Joe Biden (L), along with members of the national … Continued

Celebration and sobriety are both appropriate

Osama Bin Laden’s death continues to evoke celebration, both privately and publicly around the country. Crowds are still gathering in … Continued

Dancing on the Grave of the Enemy

Dancing on the grave of the enemy–a human impulse, perhaps, but not one that we want to encourage if our … Continued

Religion and politics after bin Laden

As details surrounding the death of Osama bin Laden continue to emerge, this week’s episode of The God Vote, hosted … Continued

American mythology in a post-bin Laden world

After the initial reactions to the death of Osama Bin Laden fade, we will still be left with the fundamental … Continued

War is a Last Resort, Not an Olympic Sport

Why I don’t rejoice at Osama bin Laden’s death.

When Your Enemies Fall

Pumping our fists in victory or celebrating in the streets is probably not the best Christian response to anyone’s death, … Continued

Killing bin Laden is the act of ultimate justice

I am celebrating the successful mission launched by U.S. Armed Forces to kill Osama bin Laden. Like millions of Americans, … Continued

What happens after freedom?

In light of the continuing political uprising throughout the Middle East, American leaders are reported to be recalculating their approach … Continued

From 9/11 to January 25th

In this Feb. 4, 2011 file photo, anti-govermnent demonstrators pray in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill, File) A … Continued