- Ann Telnaes animated cartoon.
- Closing Gitmo is harder than we may think.
- For Muslims, what a difference a year makes. A Muslim’s take on the inauguration of Obama.
- Obama as the anti-Bush by Juan Cole.
- Jeralyn Merritt on lowering the drinking age to 18.
- Brian Mclaren on the generational shifts that are taking place in many Christian communities and how they connect to Obama’s Inaugural address.
- Craig Detweiler on Embracing Dissent–moving beyond the inauguration.
And on a completely different front, there’s Jesus General’s letter to Pope Benedict on sex in the seminaries.