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.
Alarmist tracts about immigration in Europe are debates about Muslims--not with them.
TNR's more significant sin is to weaken the bond between Israel and liberal American Jews--which is to say, most of them.
With Pentagon cash, contractors bribe insurgents not to attack supply lines for US troops
The new progressive Jewish organization J Street has benefited from the blogosphere's interest. But will exposure turn into political mobilization?
Tom Dine, for thirteen years head of AIPAC, now works for a two-state solution and on improving US-Syrian relations.
The Jewish push for peace is surging through the grassroots, but leaders and policy-makers are still turning a deaf ear.
Do brothel raids help trafficking victims escape abuse, or skirt the reality that makes recovery so difficult for the "rescued?"
Matthew Murray, a disturbed young gunman behind the the shootings in Colorado Springs, chose to end his nightmare and rebel against Christian-right self-help gurus and cult-like doctrines.
Christian agencies lavish support services on pregnant women--if they give up their babies.