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Posts in category “Family”

The Exorcist As Family Allegory

William Peter Blatty’s blockbuster early ’70s novel is really about the chaos and torment of family breakdown

Posted September 13th, 2019

Pot + Polyamory = Progressivism

Advocacy journalism in two dispatches from Weimar America

Posted August 6th, 2019

Some Woman’s Husband, Some Kids’ Father

The human mess Joy Ladin left behind when he became a trans woman

Posted June 27th, 2019

Ireland, Fatherhood, Patriotism

On the universal meaning of Michael Brendan Dougherty’s beautiful odyssey

Posted June 12th, 2019

YouTube Liberated This Woke Heroine

A married mom of two watches a video, decides she must be gay, leaves her husband and children. Love wins again

Posted June 11th, 2019

Incels & Socialism

A demoralized Catholic conservative opens his mind to leftism

Posted June 3rd, 2019

DNA Database Surprise

The wedding guests were actually family — but nobody knew until someone spat into a vial

Posted May 28th, 2019

Agony & Hope Is Born

A new blog about Christian courtship in the post-Christian world

Posted May 28th, 2019

Where Are The Good Christian Men?

A believing Australian Catholic writer, 32, despairs of ever finding a suitable husband

Posted May 14th, 2019

Modern Family

Nebraska woman bears her own grandchild for gay son and his husband

Posted March 29th, 2019

Finkie Loses It

Philosopher Alain Finkielkraut en colère when government minister compares traditional family protesters to Islamic terrorists

Posted March 1st, 2019

How Capitalism Sovietized America

In 1974, the Soviet day care model was a vision of America’s 21st century future

Posted February 11th, 2019

Spain Diary Notes

Church, politics, culture from my day in Andalucia

Posted January 15th, 2019

Was Man Made For The Market?

… or the market for man? The continuing Tucker Carlson discussion

Posted January 10th, 2019

Pastors & The Ordinary Joys Of Family Life

The calm at the eye of the storm-tossed family

Posted December 18th, 2018

Where Have You Gone, Ann Landers?

Middle-school parenting in Weimar America

Posted December 13th, 2018

Social Media Parenting

Second thoughts about making public examples of your children, for ‘good’ or ill

Posted December 7th, 2018