Blaming the Devil

From Ann Althouse, a brilliant point about the response to the Sandy Hook murders: It occurred to me, after the Sandy Hook murders, that blaming guns is a secular substitute for blaming the devil. People find it too challenging to figure out why a human being would do this terrible thing and they latch on to the idea that the More …

Religious Freedom (Wink, Wink) Day

Thomas McDonald fisks the president’s Religious Freedom Day proclamation: Because of the protections guaranteed by our Constitution, each of us has the right to practice our faith openly and as we choose. As a free country, our story has been shaped by every language and enriched by every culture. We are a nation of Christians and Muslims, Jews and Hindus, More …