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For the Christian right, to reject a bigoted preacher is to deny "the right to pray."
American support for repressive governments has provided fertile ground for recruitment.
The Catholic Church's moral authority in the secular world is the most detestable aspect of the current scandal.
Tonight, President Obama will address the nation to discuss the drawdown of US combat forces in Iraq. In February, Robert Dreyfuss reported on the specter of civil conflict and the possibility of the outbreak of a civil war—which still looms.
No politician has ever suffered a more humiliating rejection than the former leader of Ukraine's Orange Revolution and its current sitting president, Viktor Yushchenko.
If a conclusive disrespecting of Genesis was required, wouldn't you think R. Crumb was the man for the job?
Palestine's Islamic movement has subtly changed its uncompromising posture on Israel.
Has a major military contractor in Afghanistan created an Astroturf organization to promote long-term US engagement?
A spate of new films address the human toll the Israeli-Palestinian conflict takes on both sides.
The Swiss ban on minarets may seem insignificant, but it is hitched to bigger stories about mass immigration, economic depression and the rebirth of fascism in Europe.