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Posts tagged “Alan Jacobs”

‘Christian Derangement Syndrome’ & Other Combox Perils

Online commenters misrepresenting your position can be more frustrating than outright trolls.

Posted August 26th, 2014

The Benedict Option & The Assimilation Apostasy

Matthew Sitman, writing on the Jeremiah Option and the Benedict Option, mischaracterizes …

Posted August 22nd, 2014

Against The Emerging Dhimmitude

First, let me ask your pardon for my absence since yesterday, and …

Posted July 26th, 2014

One Inner Ring To Rule Them All

Alan Jacobs has a really important post up about Jonathan Haidt’s moral …

Posted July 9th, 2014

The Problem Of Truth & Triumphalism

Something I read on the Internet this morning reminded me of an …

Posted June 24th, 2014

Teaching In The Age Of ‘Trigger Warnings’

Baylor literature professor Alan Jacobs, who taught at Wheaton for 29 years, …

Posted May 21st, 2014

Idle Words Are The Devil’s Workshop

So says Alan Jacobs, in an essay that ought to be disturbing …

Posted September 3rd, 2013

Babette & Art

Alan Jacobs points out that there’s a meaningful contrast between the lesson …

Posted August 2nd, 2013

The Stories Conservatives Don’t Tell

Here’s my current TAC magazine piece, on the relationship between conservatives and …

Posted July 10th, 2013

The Lois Lerner Menace

You have to read George F. Will’s latest. Excerpts: In the fall …

Posted June 12th, 2013

Fun With Temporal Displacement

Last week in Amsterdam, I walked around with my friend Max, and …

Posted June 10th, 2013

The Cost Of Sticking

Alan Jacobs is a big Wendell Berry admirer, but he does not …

Posted May 29th, 2013

Porn & A Culture Of Consent

It’s a little bit frustrating when some readers complain that several posts …

Posted May 16th, 2013

Googletopia’s Therapeutic Rite

I see that Noah Millman and Alan Jacobs have both responded to …

Posted May 14th, 2013

Should You Move To The City?

Alan Jacobs cites the extraordinary example of New York City pastor Tim …

Posted May 4th, 2013

Politics & Natural Law, Cont’d

Alan Jacobs, in his response to the comments thread on yesterday’s Natural …

Posted February 21st, 2013

The Politics Of Liturgy

Noah Millman has an interesting meditation on the connection, or lack thereof, …

Posted February 19th, 2013