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May 2015

Changing U.S. Religious Landscape

So Christianity continues to decline in the United States.  Such is the latest report of a new survey by the Pew Research Center. Between 2007 and 2014, the share of those claiming an affiliation with Christianity in the United States fell from 78.4% to 70.6%, a dramatic drop.  Meanwhile those people who consider themselves unaffiliated […]

Cartoons, the Koran & Muhammad

The PEN American Center recognized “Charlie Hebdo” with the 2015 Freedom of Expression Courage Award Tuesday evening. The award was to honor Charlie Hebdo’s office and personnel for their continuing stand for freedom of expression and free speech after their headquarters was attacked on January 7th by Muslim extremists, leaving 12 people dead. The award […]