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Charlie Hebdo

When Cheap Laughs Cost Too Much

We should distinguish between Charlie Hebdo’s equal-opportunity offense in their religious criticism and the Islamaphobic slant of Pamela Geller’s stunt.

May 13, 2015

Novelists Boycott NY Gala In Charlie Hebdo Protest

British writer Salman Rushdie, who went into hiding after a 1989 fatwa called for his death over his book ‘The Satanic Verses,’ said the boycotting authors were “horribly wrong.”

April 27, 2015

‘Cartoonists: Foot Soldiers For Democracy’ — Fighting For Freedom With A Jest And A Pencil

‘Cartoonists: Foot Soldiers For Power,’ a new documentary, shows how the cartoon’s power to mock authority makes it one of the most potent weapons in democracy’s defense.

April 13, 2015
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Two Journalists In Turkey Face Jail Over Charlie Hebdo Cartoon

Two Turkish journalists were jailed after they ran a satirical cartoon of Mohammed in their newspaper as a sign of solidarity with French magazine Charlie Hebdo.

April 9, 2015

Late Night Round-Up: John Kerry In France

John Kerry and James Taylor get ‘The Daily Show’ treatment.

January 20, 2015
Pope Francis waves to the crowd during his general audience at St Peter's square on December 17, 2014 at the Vatican (AFP Photo/Alberto Pizzoli)

Pontiff Wrong On Limiting Freedom Of Expression

Pope Francis should know that freedom of speech is nonnegotiable.

January 19, 2015
A handout document released on January 12, 2015 in Paris by French newspaper Charlie Hebdo shows the frontpage of the upcoming edition

Top Reads For News Junkies: ‘Charlie Hebdo’

Charlie Hebdo has affirmed the right to free expression.

January 17, 2015
Police stand guard in a street in Verviers, eastern Belgium, on January 16, 2015, after two suspects were shot dead in a police anti-terror raid (AFP Photo/John Thys)

Belgium Uncovers Plot To Kill Police As Terror Arrests Sweep Europe

Dozens of suspects have been arrested in an anti-terror sweep through Europe.

January 16, 2015

This Week In Crazy: Behead The Cable News Infidels!

Louie Gohmert shares the horrible truth about Benghazi, Joe Walsh calls for jihadists to strike CNN, and more.

January 16, 2015
People gather for a silent march in Washington, D.C., on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, to honor those who died during three days of attacks in Paris. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Paris Police Seek New Suspect In Terror Attacks

Police reportedly are searching for a fourth suspect in connection with last week’s terrorist attacks in France.

January 15, 2015

Late Night Round-Up: Presidents, Golf, Knighthoods, And Free Speech

Former President Bill Clinton appeared on ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’, and gave an answer to an important question: Why do presidents like to play so much golf?

January 15, 2015

Useful Idiots: Why The Violent Extremists Welcome Attacks On Islam

Extremists can only be grateful when anti-Muslim propaganda, repeated constantly in right-wing publications and broadcasts, casts them as the defenders of Islam.

January 15, 2015
A sign which translates as "Charlie Hebdo - Sold Out" is displayed at a newsagents in Bordeaux, on January 14, 2015 (AFP Photo/Jean-Pierre Muller)

New Charlie Hebdo Flies Off Shelves As Qaeda Claims Attack

The first issue of Charlie Hebdo after last week’s massacre was sold out within hours across France.

January 14, 2015

‘Charlie Hebdo’ Killings Will Backfire On Extremists

Terrorists tried to brutally divide France last week — but instead, they did the opposite.

January 14, 2015

Endorse This: Charlie Hebdo Cartoonist Takes A Stand For Humor

Charlie Hebdo cartoonist says: “The people who committed this act, they are people who lack humor.”

January 13, 2015

Cartoon: Mr. Busy

How could something as small as a cartoon start a war?

January 13, 2015
A handout document released on January 12, 2015 in Paris by French newspaper Charlie Hebdo shows the frontpage of the upcoming edition

Mohammed Holds ‘Je Suis Charlie’ Sign In New Charlie Hebdo

Three million copies of the special “survivors’ edition” of Charlie Hebdo will be made available in 25 countries.

January 13, 2015
Police officers carry the coffins draped in the French flag of the three officers killed in the recent Islamist attacks in a ceremony on January 13, 2015 to posthumously decorate them with the Legion d'honneur, at the Paris prefecture

Hollande Vows France ‘Will Never Yield’ As Attack Victims Buried

Three police officers who were killed in the Paris attacks were laid to rest on Tuesday.

January 13, 2015

Late Night Round-Up: Of Paris, Peace, And Presidents

Jimmy Carter had an interesting story about the work that it takes to bring about peace.

January 13, 2015

Endorse This: White House Admits It Should’ve Sent Someone To Paris Rally

In a rare moment on Monday, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest admitted a genuine mistake by the Obama administration.

January 12, 2015

White House Says It Should’ve Sent Higher-Ranking Official To Paris Rally

Press Secretary Josh Earnest has admitted that the White House should have sent a top official to France.

January 12, 2015
Mali President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel participate in the march against terrorism in Paris on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015. (Panoramic/Zuma Press/TNS)

10,000 Troops To Be Deployed In France Following Terrorist Attacks

Francois Hollande’s government is planning the largest military deployment to ever take place in French territory.

January 12, 2015

Terrorists Usher In The ‘End Of Satire’

Why are extremists so afraid of laughter?

January 12, 2015

World Leaders Join Huge Rally In Paris To Mourn Attack Victims

Millions gathered in Paris in an outpouring of grief and defiance on Sunday.

January 12, 2015
US President Barack Obama speaks about the attacks in France, saying "the United States stands with you" at Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville, Tennessee on January 9, 2015

Obama To France: ‘The United States Stands With You’

Don’t miss President Obama’s message to the people of France.

January 9, 2015