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Evangelicals most likely to support torture

A Pew poll shows that 60% of white evangelical Protestants say that torture against terrorist suspects is justified.  I don’t get it.  What happened to turning the other cheek?  Loving your enemy?  Forgiving one’s fellowman “seventy-times-seven”?   Is it just me, … Continue reading

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Why aren’t they bombing us (anymore)?

Timothy Noah over at Slate.com has been posting a series of essays called “Why No More 9/11s?” in which he explores various theories as to why the United States has not suffered another terrorist attack since the destruction of the … Continue reading

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