God’s Army

Jesus killed Mohammed: The crusade for a Christian military Jeff Sharlet, Harper’s Magazine, May 2009, pg. 31 Download the article (pdf). If the following excerpt doesn’t piss you off the remainder of the article surely will. The pious evangelical Christians who would have you think they are a benign-to-positive force are disingenuous at best. They […]

A New Progressive Saudi Arabia

A little more decorum, please The Economist, March 21, 2009, pg49 Wow, men and women in Saudi Arabia are now practically equal. Congratulations on the progress. Thank Allah. Welcome to the twenty-first century. In a much-heralded breakthrough, Saudi Arabia recently elevated a woman to the post of deputy minister of education. But she cannot drive […]