World Beat Newsletter
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.
Here's a glimpse into what the president is thinking while he's delivering the State of the Union address.
Will Tunisia be the beginning of the Arab world's 1989?
The NRA and the Pentagon are both addicted to guns, and they're both on a slippery slope.