Professor Amir Hussain teaches comparative religion at Loyola Marymount University. Sometimes, as you can imagine, his students get into heated discussions. Not long ago, one of them called another one a “fascist.” Hussain stopped the class and asked the name-caller if he knew...
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The suspension of Amsterdam’s chief rabbi for signing a statement on “curing” homosexuality is “verging on fascism,” the committee of Orthodox Jews that sponsored the statement told a Dutch newspaper.
The Committee for the Declaration on the Torah Approach to Homosexuality said in a...
November 15, 2010 | 12:48 pm
American intelligence officials created a “safe haven” for Nazis in the United States after World War II, a secret U.S. Justice Department report said.
The 600-page report, which the Justice Department has tried to keep secret for four years, was obtained by The New York Times, the...