Archive: February 22, 2009 - February 28, 2009
Wrapped in this story of Saudi lingerie sales is a larger tale of politics, conservative Islam and state legitimacy.
By Daniel Brumberg | February 27, 2009; 1:08 PM ET | Comments (53)
Beheading has become part of our cartoon-strip understanding of Islam. Something very insidious is happening when a case of domestic violence becomes an opportunity for Muslim-baiting.
By Aloysious Mowe | February 25, 2009; 1:32 PM ET | Comments (75)
Canon Gideon Byamugisha is the winner of the 2009 Niwano Peace Prize for his work to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS in Africa.
By Katherine Marshall | February 24, 2009; 1:50 PM ET | Comments (13)
To understand the words of the Bible you have to try to understand what they mean, and that meaning is a function of what the original authors were trying to get across, in their particular circumstances, to particular audiences.
By James Walsh | February 24, 2009; 8:32 AM ET | Comments (5)