Islam


9/11 is different this year, and not
Sheila Liaugminas | Sep 11 2010 | comment  
Each September 11th since 2001 has had its own climate in which we remember the horror of that day, and we all deal with it in our own way, publicly or privately. But on this anniversary, we’re caught in a confluence of events that expose our collective raw nerves.

One God
Sheila Liaugminas | Jan 10 2010 | comment  
Four churches in and around Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia have been firebombed in the continued reaction to a court ruling that Christians may use the word “Allah.”

What new textbooks will teach our children
Sheila Liaugminas | Dec 2 2009 | comment  
About Islam and its role in history and modern civilization.

A million acts of kindness…untold?
Sheila Liaugminas | Dec 1 2009 | comment  
Here’s the walkup to Thomas Friedman’s incisive piece in the New York Times about what Maj. Hasan may have been thinking at Ft. Hood.

A favoured religion
Sheila Liaugminas | Nov 21 2009 | comment  
A newly appointed federal judge President Obama named to the Seventh Circuit isn’t getting much media scrutiny for a controversial ruling he made that, effectively, makes prayers to Allah politically correct and perfectly acceptable in the public square, but not prayers invoking the name of Jesus Christ.

Are we getting too ‘touchy-feely’?
Sheila Liaugminas | Nov 14 2009 | comment  
There was no reason not to grant Maj. Nidal M. Hasan’s pressing requests to be released from the Army.
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