World Beat Newsletter
If the death of one man is a tragedy while the death of a million is a statistic then the attack on a single Qur'an is a tragedy while the attack on millions of Muslims is a foreign policy.
In nuclear energy, as in economics and security issues, Japan has engaged in some seriously risky business.
Will military intervention dislodge Gaddafi or lead to yet another quagmire?
We must fight hard in our Age of Activism to construct a new political entity: the activist state. If we fail, we will slip, inexorably, into an Age of Apocalypse.
The hearings sponsored by Peter King and the campaign against sharia are two sides of the same Islamophobic coin.
Are we seeing the last of the world's dictators?
Here's a slogan to unite all populists: No Taxation without Demilitarization.
Can a TV show change the way Americans look at Muslims?
Will South Sudan, now on the verge of becoming a new country, make secession acceptable?
For its strains of homophobia and anti-Semitism, Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood wouldn't get my vote, but for its fight against both religious extremism and secular authoritarianism it gets my respect.