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Posts in category “Culture”

The Collapsing Family: Sauve Qui Peut?

Pete Wehner cites a startling new essay from Ron Haskins of the …

Posted April 14th, 2014

Does Your Conscience Bother You? Tell The Truth

Franklin Evans: Unless a rational, civil debate is possible, nothing will be …

Posted April 10th, 2014

Competing Benedict Options

Gracy Olmstead considers whether people who choose to live intentionally separate, in …

Posted April 7th, 2014

Benedict Option Catholics

A couple of you have sent me this inspiring account of some …

Posted April 1st, 2014

Burning British Babies

The Telegraph reports: The bodies of thousands of aborted and miscarried babies …

Posted March 26th, 2014

The Absurdity Of The Hobby Lobby Case

In case you missed it, Patrick Deneen’s TAC essay about the absurdity …

Posted March 26th, 2014

Once Again: It’s Culture, Stupid

George F. Will says the Left’s bleating (“Racism!” “Blaming the victim!”) about …

Posted March 22nd, 2014

Walker Percy Takes Carl Sagan To School

Artur Rosman has a nice post excerpting Walker Percy’s nonfiction book Lost …

Posted March 19th, 2014

Christianity, Collapse, & The Benedict Option

Bad news for the future of Catholicism in America, according to the …

Posted March 19th, 2014

Why Does Finland Educate Its Kids Better?

Gracy Olmstead explores the Finnish way of educating their children, and finds …

Posted March 19th, 2014

The Religion Of Secularism

Spengler reviews Jody Bottum’s new book. Excerpt: Joseph Bottum, by contrast, examines …

Posted March 18th, 2014

Against Temporary Holdouts From Where We Plan Our Next Move

Peter King, a British political theorist and author of the new book …

Posted March 13th, 2014

Learning From Terrorist Fanatics

Reader Mohammed, who, let me underscore, does not support Islamic radicalism, sends …

Posted March 13th, 2014

Nietzsche, Who Helps Christian Orthodoxy

Thanks to the reader who sent in this illuminating and provocative essay …

Posted March 13th, 2014

Why Do Some Languages Sound More Beautiful?

Bernd Brunner, a native German speaker, is unhappy that so many people …

Posted March 11th, 2014

The Problem Is Authority

Continuing the conversation from last week about experience and reason in religious …

Posted March 10th, 2014

Use It Or Lose It

A reader who teaches college students writes: The Catholic Church, I’ve found, …

Posted March 7th, 2014