religion

Rhetoric on terrorism reveals underlying Islamophobia

By JESSE HOROWITZ – 6 years ago

Throughout his administration, President Obama has come under fire both at home and abroad for refusing to call terrorist groups such as Al Qaeda and ISIS “Islamic.” Conservative leaders, such…

Prophet navigates college campus in new VCTV series

By YIFAN WANG – 6 years ago

For the younger generations, religion probably means very different things than it did for our parents. This year, Vassar College Television’s (VCTV) new series, “God Only Knows,” starring Meghan McDonell…

Science, religion hold clashing ideologies

By CHRISTOPHER DIETZ – 7 years ago

There was an article published in The New York Times the other day called “God, Darwin and My Biology Class” by David P. Barash, a Professor of Psychology and Evolutionary…

Letter to the Editor 2/13/14

By Ase Margrethe Hansen – 7 years ago

It´s been brought to my attention that Professor Joshua Schreier, in the Jan. 22 article “Office of the President Opposes Israel Boycott,” refers to Jews as a race. Comparing Israel…

Attacks on religion and faith ignore benefit on society

By LUKA LADAN – 8 years ago

Critics of organized Christian religion—for our purposes, let’s call it a belief in a Christian God that is characterized by routine communal worship—often revert to the same repetitive arguments and…

Indonesia a model for interfaith dialogue

By MAGGIE JEFFERS – 8 years ago

On Thursday, September 23, Dr. Bernard Adeney-Risakotta gave a lecture entitled “Interfaith Dialogue in the World’s Largest Islamic Country: Religion, Society, and Politics in Indonesia” in Rockefeller Hall. The talk…