Monthly Archives: January 2011


by on January 31st, 2011

On the dualism of degrading desire.

by on January 28th, 2011

Repealing health care is the next fight in the battle for life.

by on January 26th, 2011

An uncertain legal landscape puts future prosperity at risk.

by on January 24th, 2011

We are still reckoning with the legacy of Roe’s fraudulent jurisprudence.

by on January 24th, 2011

Defenders of marriage should draw hope and courage from the pro-life movement’s success.

by on January 21st, 2011

Speaking out requires humility as well as courage.

by on January 19th, 2011

A new book by Noah Feldman explains how Roosevelt’s jurists came to power, and how their constitutional philosophies and disagreements shaped the court.

Do pro-lifers care about life after birth?

by on January 17th, 2011

Announcing the preview of a new online resource from the Witherspoon Institute

by on January 14th, 2011

Whether the case involves pornography or genocide, there are times when authorities must intervene to protect human interests.

by , and on January 12th, 2011

A reply to Northwestern Law Professor Andrew Koppelman's second critique of "What is Marriage?"

by on January 10th, 2011

A new, supposedly objective book on the abortion debate relentlessly tips the scale against life.

by on January 7th, 2011

The ancient tradition of pursuing knowledge for its own sake is slowly, quietly making a comeback.

by on January 5th, 2011

What’s wrong with a prominent professor’s incestuous relationship with his daughter.

by on January 4th, 2011

One scientist’s flawed argument for flawless humans.

by , and on January 3rd, 2011

A reply to NYU Law Professor Kenji Yoshino’s second critique of “What is Marriage?”

In Depth: Islam and Religious Freedom

What is the status of religious freedom in Islam, and what are its prospects?

  • by Jennifer S. Bryson on June 20, 2016

    True religious freedom demands that we allow space in our society for difference, even when we don’t understand the reasons for a particular religious practice. Having to live without fully understanding others comes with the territory of genuine diversity.

  • by Thomas F. Farr on September 23, 2011

    The advancement of international religious freedom is crucial for terrorism’s defeat.

  • by Abdullah Saeed on June 29, 2011

    As the call for freedom advances in Muslim-majority countries, we have good reason to be optimistic that religious freedom will increase as well.

  • by Mustafa Akyol on July 1, 2011

    With extremism losing momentum, there is hope that the Muslim Middle East is beginning once again to embrace the liberalism of early 20th-century Islam.

  • by Michael Novak on June 27, 2011

    By the year 2020, the Islamic nations of the Mediterranean Basin will resound with positive cries for democracy, human rights, individual liberty, and the dignity of every man, woman, and child.

  • by Daniel Philpott on January 30, 2017

    What is the status of religious freedom in Islam, and what are its prospects? An answer to this question must begin with a nuanced appraisal of the political theologies that govern different Muslim nations. The first in a two-part series.

  • by Daniel Philpott on January 31, 2017

    Contrary to what one often hears in Western media, Islam needs neither a Reformation nor an Enlightenment. Islam must—and can—find resources from within its tradition to defend the full human right to religious freedom. The second in a two-part series.

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