Dr. Reza Aslan, an internationally acclaimed writer and scholar of religions, is a contributing editor at The Daily Beast
Limbaugh is right. Somebody did get to Pope Francis. It was Jesus.
Reza Aslan explores the history.
The human rights of the Baha’i community in Iran is the ultimate political third rail and a powerful test of how genuine the commitment to expanded social openness really is.
I am convinced that if we commit to placing Jesus firmly within the social, religious, and political context of the era in which he lived, then in some ways, his biography writes itself.