No Minarets, Please, We’re Swiss

The 21st century’s first decade, a span of ten years marked with rising religious fundamentalism, intolerance, and sectarian violence around the world, closed with a new ban on minarets in Switzerland. Huh? That’s right. At the end of November … [continue]

Here Come the “Nones”

Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, recently released its third “American Religious Identification Survey,” which seeks to determine whether respondents regard themselves as adherents of a religious community (download a copy of the survey’s … [continue]