Dinesh D'Souza

Posted November 12, 2009

Is there life after death? One way to answer this question is to examine whether nature reveals some kind of a plan for life.

Posted February 12, 2009

It was in 1859—exactly a century and a half ago—that Charles Darwin published his Origin of Species, perhaps the most controversial book of the past millennium.

Posted January 28, 2009

Yes, everyone is going ga-ga over Obama, and there is a reason for it. The reason has nothing to do with Obama’s promise to introduce “change” to America, since it remains unclear what kind of change Obama will introduce, and whether this will actually improve our economy and make us safer.

Posted December 15, 2008

I was very surprised to see a man who has devoted decades to formulating some very controversial views run so desperately away from them.

Posted November 24, 2008

Contemporary atheism marches behind the banner of science.

Posted October 13, 2008

Bill Maher’s humor seems, well, gratuitous and condescending. His is not the wry, gentle wit of Jay Leno or Jerry Seinfeld.

Posted October 06, 2008

The presidential contest is not simply an election about who rules America; it is also an election about which set of principles defines American politics.

Posted September 29, 2008

In his debate with John McCain, Barack Obama's attempted to portray the Bush administration as a complete failure both in domestic and foreign policy.

Posted September 22, 2008

So isn't it interesting that we keep hearing about Sarah Palin's peccadilloes while the major media continues to ignore the George Obama scandal?

Posted September 15, 2008

Who Speaks for Islam, written by John Esposito and Dalia Mogahed, is one of the most important books on the War on Terror.

Posted September 08, 2008

The biggest scandal of the election campaign is going unreported, for the most part, by the mainstream newspapers and TV shows.

Posted September 01, 2008

Perhaps the best way to recognize Obama's historic achievement is to vote for John McCain this November.

Posted August 28, 2008

I've been watching with patriotic interest the Olympic track and field events.

Posted August 18, 2008

When we think of the collapse of the Soviet Union, several names come to mind: Gorbachev, Reagan, Pope John Paul II, Lech Walesa, Margaret Thatcher, Vaclav Havel. But one name is missing: Alexander Solzhenitsyn.

Posted August 08, 2008

Sigmund Freud is no longer the revered figure he once was. A recent article in the Chronicle of Higher Education noted that Freud is no longer routinely assigned even in psychology curricula.

Posted July 28, 2008

To listen to Richard Dawkins, or read his book The God Delusion, you would get the idea that belief in God is a dangerous delusion, even a kind of virus of the mind.

Posted July 21, 2008

In my debate with atheist Christopher Hitchens in New York last October he raised a point that I did not know how to answer.

Posted July 09, 2008

Frankenstein's back, with a resounding endorsement of Barack Obama. I refer, of course, to the reemergence in public of former Clinton Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.

Posted June 30, 2008

Now that Barack Obama has pretty much wrapped up the nomination, it's time to raise a question that lots of people have been talking about privately but not publicly.

Posted May 19, 2008

It is the essence of democracy that people should be able to decide the moral rules that govern the nature of a community. If people don't have that power, then they are living under an autocracy.