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Addendum to Aren’t Religion and Politics both to Blame for the War on Terror

Thanks to Glenn Greenwald sharing my piece in one of his recent columns, I’ve received a lot of thoughtful insight, critiques, and opinions from a variety of readers, concerning my analysis of the “Terrorism Debate” that he, Murtaza Hussain, Sam … Continue reading

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Aren’t Religion and Politics Both to Blame for War on Terror?

Glenn Greenwald, Murtaza Hussain, Andrew Sullivan, Sam Harris, and others have been debating, rather vehemently recently, the subject of terrorism. The primary rift between them is whether or not the violent acts of Muslim extremists are motivated by religion or … Continue reading

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Dissident Nuns?

The recent reaction by the Vatican to an association of American nuns, for “spending too much time on poverty and social justice concerns”, reinforces many of the points I’ve been expressing about organized religion.  Just when a believer argues that … Continue reading

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Considerations: Koran Burnings

I feel the need to preface this post by stating once again, that I am apolitical, and am of the firm belief that our political system should be overthrown, with something new and ideally less corrupt, erected in its place.  … Continue reading

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