Building Virtue

Public Discourse

Virtue can only be lived out in communities. But which communities are best suited to promoting virtue?

Politics and the Devil

Public Discourse

A healthy democracy depends on people of conviction working hard to advance their ideas in the public square—respectfully and peacefully, but vigorously and without apologies. We cannot simultaneously serve the poor and accept the legal killing of unborn children.

Hadith and Apostasy

Public Discourse

The part of the Muslim tradition usually cited in support of killing apostates has been gravely misunderstood.