Michael Brown

CP Op-Ed Contributor

Liberals' Odd Love Affair With Islam

Why do so many liberals praise a religion that, at its root, is quite conservative, if not fundamentalist? Why do they defend a faith that would not defend them? Worse still, why do they defend a faith that, in some cases, would do violence to them?

The Man Who Was Beheaded the Day He Became a Believer

Most of us are familiar with the story of the 21 Coptic Christians from Egypt who held fast to their faith and were beheaded by ISIS in 2015. But did you know that one of the martyrs was from Chad, and he had not been a Christian prior to the day of his beheading?

Is Looking at a Woman's Cleavage Sexual Harrassment?

I'm not defending or accusing Bill O'Reilly, and I don't know if his antagonists are telling the truth. I'm simply asking a question: If a woman wears a low cut top to work and a male colleague (or employer) looks at her cleavage, is that sexual harassment?

Did a Texting Driver Kill 13 Christian Seniors?

The news of the crash was horrifying enough. Thirteen Christian seniors, most in their 80's, were returning from a three-day retreat when their church bus crashed into a pickup truck. The bus driver, along with 12 of the passengers, died in the crash. The pickup truck driver survived.

Was Martin Luther an Anti-Semite?

As we approach the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, focus will return to the leader of that movement, Martin Luther. What kind of man was he, really? More specifically, what kind of Christian was he?