What we’re reading and recommending today.
When Islam was at its strongest, it was also at its most open-minded.
New studies show the first commandment may need to be revised: “Thou shalt have no other brands before me.”
Why Latin Americans celebrate Columbus Day as the birthday of a new breed within the human family.
Notes on the spiritual and religious background of one of the biggest acts in American rock.
A new Pew Research Center survey shows more Americans worrying about the decline of religious influence in policy and politics.
Can atheist Sam Harris convince nonbelievers they need to adopt a spirituality divorced from religion?
Union leaders have forgotten the religious roots of organized labor in this country.
I love teaching students about religion. But we’d go deeper and further every semester if everyone understood these 10 basic ideas.