From The Power and the Glory to The Young Pope, the internal struggle between good and evil is a hallmark of the best literature.
The wealthy are moving money to tax havens outside U.S. borders.
The home of Western civilization is on the brink — but the US is on the same downward slide
Is it meet and right to hold a church service invoking God’s blessing on a delicious vegetable?
Progress towards Mainline Protestantism’s glorious future stalls
Free speech is messy, and it is our essential defense against fascism, whether from the left or the right.
There is no scenario in which this buffoonish plan achieves Kasich’s goal without causing a war that would claim countless lives.
The Trump administration is demanding something from North Korea that it will never get.
Will pro-communist voters rush out and give a large landslide to a former Rothschild investment banker?
The longstanding U.S. ally lobbies Washington with unwitting domestic surrogates.
The global elite is setting itself up for a massive crash
The failure to fill these positions at State is going to make the administration’s foreign policy even clumsier and more uninformed than it has to be.
Gender Lysenkoism paraded as popular science for kids
Originalism and conservatism are not the same thing.
Trump’s attack was notable for clearly having no justification in domestic or international law.
The government should remain open next week, but who knows where we are headed next?
On having a mystical experience that changes your life
Trump’s America First nationalism can’t mesh with Rex Tillerson’s extreme internationalism.
If you just came in from a foreign country and looked at the news, you might think she could beat Macron.
Intervening around the globe is doing far more harm to America’s national security than any other single factor.
A client state in North Korea is infinitely preferable to Kim Jung-un’s regime.
Trump’s foreign policy is almost entirely a series of reactions (and overreactions) to whichever events happen to catch the president’s attention.
Free speech must be available to all.
Compared to any other modern administration, this one has to be considered the least competent and worst-run at this point in a presidential term.
Sorry, Little Sisters of the Poor, it looks like he’s going to defend Obama contraceptive mandate
On the insight and blind spots of Rod Dreher’s new book
Four keys to sustaining strong, countercultural religious community
Muslim professor rips into religious dilettante Reza Aslan, equating him with flibbertigibbety starlet
This is what we can expect when the administration as a whole seems to regard diplomacy with disdain or indifference.