Selective Grief for Christian Deaths

Christians generally oppose the War on Terror. In recent years, however, increasing attempts are being made by media outlets to stoke religious conflict. The message herein: “don’t be fooled.” The year is 2001. Its not long after the 9/11 attacks. I am watching a discussion on ABC while living in the States. A Palestinian refugee…

Why Carl Schmitt Would Oppose the War on Terror (Probably)

Every now and then on Twitter I type in the name “Carl Schmitt” and see what’s up with the social media discussion on the German jurist. Invariably, there are new book releases and papers out; there are upcoming conferences; of course quotes from the great man; and even some humour. With every ying there’s a…