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The Koran

Is the Koran Burning Afghanistan's Dum Dum Moment?

Sarwar Kashmeri | Posted 04.28.2012 | World
Sarwar Kashmeri

The question in Afghanistan now is how far will the protesters go? And will significant numbers of the Afghan National Army and Police join in. If this were to happen the choices facing the United States would be bleak.

Easy Reader: BookExpo America 2011 Offers Plenty

David Finkle | Posted 07.25.2011 | Books
David Finkle

Book lovers, here's a full disclosure about reporter/bookist me and BookExpo America 2011 at New York City's Jacob Javits Center: I go for the giveaways.

Jaw-Jaw Or War-War?

Pierre Whalon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Pierre Whalon

There is certainly enough reason to wonder whether we have once again allowed "violence, hatred, and enmity" to surface in our relations as religions.

Saddam Hussein Had Koran Written Using His Own Blood

The Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Guardian reports that Iraqi leaders are struggling to come up with a solution to dealing with a Koran that Saddam Hussein commissioned . . . writt...

Mr. Jones, the Koran and the First Amendment

Nick Mills | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nick Mills

Plans by a Florida fruitcake named Terry Jones to burn the holy book of Islam, the Koran, and the media coverage of the non-event, triggered widesprea...

Inflation May Be Under Control, But Watch Out for Conflation

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Sigman

As a 22 year-old cub reporter for a music magazine, I freaked when my boss assigned me to interview "'The Strawberries,' a very important group," whic...