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The High Cost of Aggressive Secularism

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Alongside the proliferation of religious extremism that seeks to violently stamp out religious minorities, we are witnessing the rise of what historian Wilfred McClay calls “positive secularism,” in which religion becomes confined to the private sphere.

The Mediterranean Void

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It seemed like a slow news day on my Google newsfeed—another migrant boat capsized in the Mediterranean. Just the previous week another incident saw 15 Muslim migrants allegedly throw 12 Christians overboard.