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Posts tagged “David Brooks”

Indiana & the Benedict Option

The handwriting is on the Hoosier wall for the future of post-Christian America

Posted March 31st, 2015

The Broken Social Contract

New Robert Putnam book says our children are victims of ourselves

Posted March 10th, 2015

Defining Islam At World’s End

What Westerners don’t get about the power of messianic religion

Posted February 24th, 2015

Chris Hernandez Tells It Like It Is

A Marine has some choice words for Social Justice Warriors fighting microaggressions

Posted January 9th, 2015

Blindness and Idol Worship

Lies, the ladies of Pyongyang, and the power of vanity to rob us of vision

Posted December 26th, 2014

How To Be Saved, by David Brooks

The New York Times columnist gives an extraordinary address to a Christian group

Posted October 20th, 2014

Dante And David Brooks

At The Atlantic, Uri Friedman has a conversation with David Brooks about …

Posted July 1st, 2014

Can America Live Without Cultural Imperialism?

David Brooks doesn’t think so. He laments that Americans no longer rally behind …

Posted June 27th, 2014

Lydia Netzer Knows What’s Good For You

David Brooks has a good column today about the value of realism …

Posted June 24th, 2014

Reform Conservatism & The Power Of Sin

David Brooks says Room To Grow, the reform conservative agenda put forth …

Posted June 10th, 2014

Shallowness As An Aid To Success

David Brooks looks at what social science tells us about what young …

Posted May 6th, 2014

The Love That Moved Berlin And Akhmatova

David Brooks has a lovely and, I think, important column today about …

Posted May 2nd, 2014

What The Law Is For

David Brooks, in a Passover frame of mind, writes about the virtues …

Posted April 15th, 2014

Inside Putin’s Head

David Brooks says that if we’re going to understand what makes Vladimir …

Posted March 4th, 2014

What Are Columnists For?

New Leonhardt “demystification” vertical has me thinking about the role of media …

Posted February 26th, 2014

Prodigal Son As Great Society

David Zahl and Will McDavid of the Mockingbird site critique my remarks on …

Posted February 24th, 2014

Brooks, The Prodigal Son, And Humility

David Brooks reflects on the parable of the Prodigal Son. You know …

Posted February 18th, 2014