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Telling the Difference Between the Church and Hell

Michael Pettinger | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Michael Pettinger

I'm not fond of the words "conservative" and "liberal," particularly when they're used to describe Catholics. Being Catholic, after all, means being part of the Body of Christ.

We Need Discussions, Not Debates

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Danny Groner

What makes Christopher Hitchens such a capable and persuasive debater is a mixture of his ides, arguments, and charm. But it's also the words he chooses and the way he presents them.

Jones' Bonfire Lights an American Debate

Yoav Sivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Yoav Sivan

This conflict -- between tolerating the intolerant action and the government's responsibility to curb its damage -- is an American dilemma.

Thoughts on the "Ground Zero Mosque " and the Better Angels of Our Nature

Michael Rowe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Michael Rowe

The part of me that initially flinched at the thought of a mosque so close to Ground Zero is not one of the better angels of my nature, and certainly not the part of me I'd ever want to be defined by.