Op-Ed When the Free Exercise of Religion Is Costly Christopher Hitchens From: Volume 26, No. 2 February / March 2006 ShareTweet Christopher Hitchens Christopher Hitchens is a columnist for Vanity Fair and the author of God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything. His memoir Hitch-22 is published in paperback by Twelve. See more articles This article is available to subscribers only. Subscribe now or log in to read this article.