World Affairs

Islam and Free Speech

Andrew McCarthy’s book depicts the incompatibility of the political agenda of Islamist ideology and the values of our Western liberal tradition One year ago, in January of 2015, Muslim terrorists, crowing about vengeance for the prophet Mohammed, attacked the Paris…

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Campus & Education


The coming of age of the abuser-victim You can tell a lot about a person or group by how they respond to wrongdoing. At the center of the spectrum of options is the golden mean: the proportionate and discriminate rectification…

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Religious Liberty

Illiberal Liberalism

On Replacing Open Debate With Silence There are reasons, of course, behind the timid maxim to never discuss religion or politics at dinner parties. Discussions regarding fundamental moral issues, especially when there’s deep disagreement, have always been difficult and tend…

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