When I first saw the film clips of the Bible study session being held in the Charleston church, the first thing that struck me was how familiar it all looked.
Pope Francis has expressed many wise and compassionate thoughts, but stumbled badly in his recent comments on the physical punishment of children.
He needs to focus on being the commander in chief and not the lecturer in chief.
Last week, Egypt's Gen. Sisi gave a speech that may be the most important in a generation.
It will be the beginning of the end of their ability to recruit young people to join their sick and sadistic crimes.
Everyone can see the rising anti-Semitism throughout the West.
I expect the political. I did not expect rhetoric laced with a creeping disdain for religion.
Brat's certainty is that what makes America great is not just God, or even Christianity. It's Protestantism.
Seventy years ago, President Franklin Roosevelt offered this prayer.
"Russia is remaking itself as the leader of the anti-Western world," says author Masha Gessen, who has written a book on Russian President Vladimir Putin. "But the war to be waged is not with rockets,"...