Were there actually more than twenty Muslims present, some asked? Were some inside the gates and some outside? Were some difficult to identify because they were not wearing clothing that would clearly identify them as Muslim? Continue reading
Last week, Sarah called me from Houston just before I left for UNC Charlotte, where I teach. She told me she had been diagnosed with fourth-stage colon cancer. Sarah is 23…
She said: “I am frightened. I don’t want to die.” She said: “I’m sorry to ruin your day like this.” Continue reading
Benjamin Netanyahu flies to Europe not to grieve, but to calculate. As families are mourning their loved ones, he chooses to agitate for his political agenda. Instead of compassion, he offers European Jews a lesson. Theirs is misplaced allegiance. Israel, so Netanyahu, is the only place they can truly call home. Continue reading
Frazier Glenn Cross (known mostly as F. Glenn Miller Jr.) has a point scale for murder. One point for killing an African American. Twenty for a Jew.
I don’t think he had planned on awarding points for random Christians, though he is suspected of having killed three last Sunday. Continue reading