The traditional answer to pacifism is the so-called “Just War” argument. It’s a classic case of bad branding. Pacifists look like peacemakers while “Just War” advocates look like they’re arguing for war.
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November 18, 2010
The phrase “the Muslim world” inaccurately implies that Muslims are in some separate location and that they are a monolith. Muslims, however, are not segregated in one part of the globe. Muslims live in many different communities, including right here in America. In America Muslims are part and parcel of my town, owners of businesses where I shop, colleagues at work, public servants in government, members of the military which protects us.
November 9, 2010
One member of the YouTube VlogBrother duo dug deep and emerged with the tell-all answer to the perenial question: “Is the president a Muslim?” He gave us the inside scoop on the issue that won’t go away — primarily because people want to believe what they believe despite all evidence. Here he is, in full, with no commercial breaks.