“A feared wave of homegrown terrorism by radicalized Muslim Americans has not materialized, with plots and arrests dropping sharply over the two years since an unusual peak in 2009, according
Posts Tagged ‘Islam’
Good work at the NY Times, with a front page Sunday investigative piece: Why the multi-state drive to create fear of imposition of Islamic sharia? Aha! It’s not quite as
Good article in the Chronicle of Higher Education:
Science in Muslim societies already lags far behind the scientific achievements of the West, but what adds a fair amount of contemporary angst
From the front page of the NY Times:
“I am more scared than I’ve ever been — more scared than I was after Sept. 11.”
That was a refrain echoed by many
NY Times Online – Dick Cavett
All this talk about the mosque reminds me of two things I heard growing up in Nebraska.
I had a 6th grade teacher who referred to
From USA today:
Rev. Franklin Graham is leading a “disinformation campaign” against President Obama by attacking Obama’s Christian faith and distorting Islam’s theology, says a leading religion professor.
I wasn’t going to post anything about Michael Jackson’s death. I was way outside the cultural commotion he raised and thought of it as just more of the American
Wow! This is what we’re talkin’ ’bout!
“President-elect Barack Obama’s aides say he is considering making a major foreign policy speech from an Islamic capital during his first 100
“one of the truly great leaders in America, a moral compass, a spiritual guide”—
John McCain, of Reverend Rod Parsley