When Religion Spurs Violence

A savage attack at the offices of a French newspaper reveals the length to which extremists will go in the name of religion. Cover Image: iStock

Violence, Symbolic and Real

By Laurie Essig Ph.D.

The murder of journalists at Charlie Hebdo requires a complex response

A Brief Rant About Paris and Satire

By Gina Barreca Ph.D.

Satire is an effective weapon used by the intelligent against the bullying.

Dogmatic and Spiritual Religion

By Steve Taylor Ph.D.

Why religion can inspire both the most savage and the most noble human actions

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