In defense of Christians. Kathryn Jean Lopez interviews Andrew Doran, executive director of In Defense of Christians.

The Arab Christian dilemma. Luma Simms describes the predicament of Arab Christians caught between Islamists and Israel.

Beyond ISIS and Ukraine. Moises Naim rounds up five overlooked developments that could have major consequences.

Nationalism in a multicultural age. Noah Millman reflects on different kinds of nationalism in connection with the Scottish referendum.

Musings of a reluctant nationalist. Fintan O’Toole considers the Scottish referendum as part of a broader reaction to the “current political settlement of strong oligarchies and weak democracies.”

Scotland’s tricky choice. Christian Caryl considers the implications of Scottish independence and what kind of politics an independent state would have.

Debating independence in the Western Isles. Peter Geoghegan reports from the Isle of Lewis on the referendum debate.

If Scotland votes ‘yes’, what happens in Northern Ireland? Michael Brendan Dougherty comments on the possible implications of the independence referendum for Ulster politics.

The independence debate in pictures. Alan Taylor presents his photos of ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ supporters from around Scotland.