The left is blaming Christians for the Orlando attack on gays and lesbians, while defending Islam. Even though the attacker himself said that he acted in the name of Islam. David French explores this odd pattern of accusation and defense. [Read more…]
David Harsanyi asks, referring to the technical word for free societies, “Why is it that so many of the same people who are skeptical about exporting liberalism (count me as one) are perfectly content with the idea of importing illiberalism?”
Omar Matteen called 911 at 2:00 a.m. Sunday morning, pledged allegiance to ISIS, then opened fire in a crowded gay bar, killing at least 50 and wounding 53 more. After a three hour hostage standoff, he was killed by police. The attack is the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history. On Thursday, ISIS threatened to attack Florida. [Read more…]
In the UK, Muslim immigrants converting to Christianity have been given “Bible Trivia” tests–which many long-time Christians would be unable to pass–as a way to check whether or not they are really Christians. The problem is, many of the immigration officials asking the questions seem to know little about Christianity themselves.
Read about this after the jump. Then take the quiz to see whether or not you too would be deported. [Read more…]
We keep hearing, “All religions are essentially the same.” But no they aren’t! That sentiment is particularly unhelpful when trying to understand the different religions. So it’s refreshing to read a Muslim scholar explaining, in Time Magazine, no less, How Islam Is Different From Other Religions.