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Obama's remarks on Christianity are selective history at its worst
Obama's remarks on Christianity are selective history at its worst

President Barack Obama's remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast on Feb. 5, in which he seems to blame modern Christians for events occurring under Byzantine Emperor Alexius Comnenus, without ever mentioning the present-day beheading of children and ethnic cleansing by Islamic terrorists in Iraq, seem particularly disingenuous. Christopher Marsh, a faculty member at Baylor University, was quoted in a recent article by Diane Weber Baderman as saying, "Under communism, an attempt was made to wipe out all believers, which led to multi-million deaths of Jews and Christians." It wasn't only Christians and Jews who suffered under communism. In the former USSR,...

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