Freedom of Speech: The Price Can Be High

My 10-year-old sister published her first Letter to the Editor in the Columbus Dispatch -- with the help of her big brother, of course. She had innocently expressed her dismay at the unbecoming conduct of some Disney Channel stars who were supposed to be her role models. She gazed in awe as I pulled up the letter [...]

2012-10-04T01:22:16-04:00 Op-Ed|

Demystifying “Shariah”

Demystifying "Shariah" By Nasim Rehmatullah and Amjad Mahmood Khan Shariah is a misunderstood and misused concept. Critics of Islam frequently employ terms like "creeping shariah" to stoke fear amongst the masses. The Park 51 controversy and the increasing  media focus on Islam provide an opportunity to educate Americans about the true teachings and practices of Islam [...]

2010-10-07T17:45:07-04:00 Op-Ed|