On video: Prof takes swing at conservative students

by Alicia Powe -- [caption id="attachment_4632357" align="aligncenter" width="600"] University of Illinois instructor Tariq Khan (right) allegedly threatened conservative students (Photo: Twitter/Pamela Geller)[/caption] Editor's Note: The video below of the instructor contains numerous more…

Ancient Roman cult continues to vex scholars

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ATLAS OBSCURA) — A faded painting, still showing hints of its once-vivid hues, fills the entire back wall of an otherwise grim underground cavern in Santa Maria Capua more…

Why Muslims will never assimilate in America

by Bill Federer -- On Nov. 21, 1620 (NS), the Pilgrims signed the Mayflower Compact and began their Plymouth Colony. Five years later, in 1625, the Pilgrims filled two ships with dried more…