Theocracy and Precedent

May 26, 2006

Here are excerpts from the expatriate Iranian satirist Ibrahim Nabavi’s open letter to President Ahmadinejad, in the online Persian daily Rooz: . . . Oh adorable little boy who makes noise and needs attention! . . . you had written to [President] Bush to present a solution to the problems. . . Continue »

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Michael Farris Interview on ‘Fresh Air’

May 25, 2006

Yesterday on NPR’s radio show “Fresh Air” host Terry Gross interviewed Michael Farris, president of the fundamentalist Christian school Patrick Henry College. This regrettably named institution seeks to train home-schooled Christians to be tomorrow’s leaders, “ready to reclaim the biblical principles upon which our land was founded.” The interview with. . . Continue »