Counter-jihad filmmaker will not be silenced

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_292857" align="alignright" width="201" caption="Eric Allen Bell"][/caption] In 2010 filmmaker and Daily Kos columnist Eric Allen Bell was harvesting all the fruits of an American leftist in Hollywood: more…

Frenchman keeps love for U.S. alive in Europe

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_288217" align="alignright" width="225" caption="Louis Ame, photo: Ouest-France"][/caption] "No other country in the world stirs up as much emotion as America," claims Alexander Stubb of the European Parliament, more…

Christian artists defy Muslim threat

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_283559" align="alignright" width="202" caption=""Thy Will Be Done" by Ni Ketut Sri Wardani"][/caption] Christian artists in the West suffer our little indignities, but those living in Indonesia are more…

Mitt Romney ambushed in NEA trap

by Marisa Martin -- Everyone seems to instinctively know that this election is the biggest deal since Stalin and Roosevelt lit up pipes in the same room – or if you're very more…

Video: Baby Jesus blows up in blaze of glory

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_274357" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Sagrada Familia, Photo: London Daily Mail"][/caption] Last weekend 32,000 eyewitnesses in Barcelona watched their beloved Basilica Sagrada Familia melt before their eyes. Fortunately, a more…

Fatwas and fundraisers: Artists for Obama

by Marisa Martin -- "Everyone is terrified," art dealer Paula Cooper dramatically claimed last June as she promoted her quadrenial Obama-fest for artists. "Everyone" for Cooper translates to perhaps 150-200 American artists more…

Street preacher inspires artists, rappers, more

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_264619" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Sister Gertrude Morgan"][/caption] She was a New Orleans fixture, raucously and righteously proclaiming the Kingdom of God day and night to all who had more…

'God save mankind from the left'

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_260647" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Michael Keegan"][/caption] First Ted Turner came galloping in on his white horse with "Ten Suggestions" to replace those moldy old Mount Sinai versions. Hot more…

'Savants' amaze world with creative talent

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_255849" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Yoshio Nomura, with his "wagashi""][/caption] Yoshio Nomura was slumped into a chair studiously regarding the work of his hands and evading the eyes of more…