The Man Who Ate Liberty Valance
A creepy, haunting cannibal Western, "Ravenous" explores of the temptations of power.
Youngest Son Adds Laments to the Indie Hymnal
Sincerity marries sorrow in an album with a tuneful, memorable pop sensibility.
As Mosul’s Christians Flee, Religious Freedom Gets an Ambassador
The State Department’s annual report on International Religious Freedom paints a dark picture for religious liberty advocates. The AP says that…
Is Religious Freedom Possible?
Without a universal definition of religion, it's difficult to maintain.
Religious Discrimination Found in the Workplace
One might think that having a stronger cultural bias toward religion would lead to less discrimination against religious affiliations.…
Hobby Lobby Has Won, But Have We?
Hobby Lobby has won. The big box craft store’s lawsuit challenging the contraceptive mandate regulation issued by the Department…
The Problem of Contempt in Christianity
American Christianity today is largely schismatic and divided. Rod Dreher pinpointed this problem in a recent article, “The Problem…
David Brat’s Half-Cocked Theological-Economic Fusionism
Michael Tanner recently—but before the shocker primary in suburban Richmond—lamented that the tea party’s influence was waning because it…
Every Day Is Like Sunday: Rediscovering Wilfrid Sheed’s “The Hack”
A pre-Vatican II satire totally at home in our current performance culture.
Drop Those Wedding Rings in the Name of the Law
Most gay marriage lawsuits have been brought by couples, but, in North Carolina, it’s the clergy filing suit. Ministers from…