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Charlie Hebdo Editor Slams News Organizations For Not Publishing Cartoons | Ali Watkins | Posted 01.19.2015 | Politics

Gerard Biard, editor-in-chief of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, on Sunday denounced the Western publications that have declined to repr...

The World's Schizophrenic Attitude Towards Charlie Hebdo

Haoues Seniguer | Posted 03.17.2015 | World
Haoues Seniguer

Who would say that deadly acts and statements have never been committed in the name of a faith -- whichever faith it may be -- throughout history? What historian would explain away the "wars of religion" between European Christians in the 16th and 17th centuries as mere socio-economic casualties? What is the rationale behind this bastion of thought that, in recent days, led to the statements that this was a case of "madmen" who "distorted religion," as if there were religious elements purely detached from what these men did?

The Criticism Of The New Charlie Hebdo Cover Explained

HuffPost France | Sara Taleb | Posted 01.15.2015 | World

A green background, a sign, and a tear. The Jan. 14 edition of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, published less than a week after the brut...

How the Massive Response to the Charlie Hebdo Attack Will Backfire

Jack Miles | Posted 03.15.2015 | World
Jack Miles

Like President George W. Bush's declaration of a "global war on terror," this new French declaration of war on "radical Islam" will have undercut any attempt to belittle these attackers as common criminals, inflating them instead to the size of worthy military opponents.

Shooting At Paris Newspaper Office Leaves 12 Dead

AP/HuffPost | JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 03.09.2015 | World

PARIS (AP) -- Masked gunmen stormed the Paris offices of a satirical newspaper Wednesday, killing 12 people before escaping, in France's deadliest ter...

3 Acquitted In Mohammed Cartoon Murder Plot

AP | Posted 09.24.2012 | World

STOCKHOLM -- An appeals court has acquitted three men accused of plotting to murder a Swedish artist who had depicted the Prophet Muhammad as a dog. ...

Kosher Store Bomb Injures 4 In France

AP | GREG KELLER | Posted 11.19.2012 | World

PARIS — A small package bomb exploded inside a kosher grocery store in a Paris suburb Wednesday, wounding at least one person, according to an a...

France Ups Security After Mohammed Cartoons

AP | GREG KELLER and LORI HINNANT | Posted 09.19.2012 | World

PARIS -- France stepped up security at some of its embassies on Wednesday after a satirical Parisian weekly published crude caricatures of the Prophet...

Stockholm Bombings Kill 1, Injure 2

AP | JILL LAWLESS and MALIN RISING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — At his local mosque in England, Taimour Abdulwahab alarmed elders with his extreme views on Islam. On the Internet, he posted videos of...

Tolerance Must Be a Two-Way Street

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ed Koch

What should we do to deal with people like Pastor Terry Jones who threaten to burn the Koran?

The Case for the Mosque, Mohammed Cartoons, And Freedom...

Hussain Abdul-Hussain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hussain Abdul-Hussain

Muslim-Americans should be free to build a mosque near Ground Zero or anywhere else in the United States. But while they enjoy this inalienable consti...

Cartoonist Murder Plot: Seven Muslims Arrested In Ireland

AP | SHAWN POGATCHNIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BELFAST, Northern Ireland — Irish police arrested seven people Tuesday over an alleged plot to kill a Swedish artist who depicted the Prophet Mu...

Chicago Men Charged With Danish Terror Plot Also Planned India Attack: Feds

AP | MIKE ROBINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A Chicago man charged with scheming to launch a terrorist attack on a Danish newspaper also discussed a possible attack against a mili...

Kurt Westergaard, Danish Muhammad Cartoonist, Defiant In Face Of Threats

AP | JAN M. OLSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

COPENHAGEN — A few pen strokes thrust Kurt Westergaard into the midst of an international crisis, exposing him to death threats and an alleged a...

God and Man and Mohammed at Yale

Joan Z. Shore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joan Z. Shore

This is worse than censorship: this is self-censorship. This is knowing what is right and appropriate and deliberately overriding it, and then trying to rationalize the decision.

Mohammed Cartoon Prints Go On Sale

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prints of the Danish cartoon depicting Islam's Prophet Mohammed as a suicide bomber in 2005 -- much to the chagrin of the international Muslim communi...

Turkey: Not the Usual Geopolitical Sandwich

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
William Bradley

Obama seems to see Turkey, which has friendly relations with Israel, as potentially a much stronger partner than any other NATO nation, perhaps even Britain.