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Thomas Young and the myth of autonomy

Thomas Young, like so many other people, signed up for military service after September 11th. He understandably thought he would … Continued

‘How America’s war on terror became a global war on tribal Islam’

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 1 of “The Thistle and the Drone: How America’s War on Terror Became … Continued

Muslim liberation theology on the march

Egyptian Muslim clerics join a demonstration on February 1, 20 at Cairo s Tahrir Square as massive tides of protesters … Continued

Are happy churchgoers good news?

By Adam S. McHughPresbyterian Minster and Patheos Expert A new sociological study reveals that churchgoers are happy, but I can’t … Continued

Taxes should be progressive

A deal President Obama struck with Republican leaders last week will extend tax cuts across the board including, controversially, to … Continued

A greener faith

By Tracey Bianchipastor, author I am a sucker for a trend. I like to think that I hover above fleeting … Continued

What Catholics can teach Glenn Beck

By John GehringCatholics in Alliance for the Common Good While it’s generally not worth spilling any ink over Glenn Beck, … Continued

The dignity of snow shovelers

JUST LAW AND RELIGION By Michael Kessler The Washington D.C.-area “Snowmaggeddon” of 2010–unplowed streets and undelivered goods–has probably revealed to … Continued

Compassion Begins with Mother Earth

Earth based spirituality covers such a wide spectrum of diverse religions and spiritual traditions, from indigenous traditions to modern NeoPagansim. … Continued

Palin’s Profound Experience

Before I tell you about Sarah Palin, let me tell you about the woman I was lucky enough to marry. … Continued