Judith Klinghoffer may be a bit unfair here: A Coward Called Nicholas Kristof, but there certainly is an elephant in the room in Kristof's column yesterday, and it's a Muslim elephant. Judaism and Christianity have had and are having their internal "wars" on a regular basis. Kristof couldn't touch Islam because that's a whole other question (and arguably the most important one). Two religions are evolving, one is having trouble.
"Syme: It's a beautiful thing, the destruction of words. You wouldn't have seen the [Newspeak] Dictionary 10th edition, would you Smith? It's that thick. [illustrates thickness with fingers] The 11th Edition will be that [narrows fingers] thick. Winston Smith: So, The Revolution will be complete when the language is perfect? Syme: The secret is to move from translation, to direct thought, to automatic response. No need for self-discipline. Language coming from here [the larynx], not from here
[the brain]" -1984 (film)