Culture

June 16, 2014

Bishop Conley: Thomas More Teaches Us How to Fight For Religious Freedom

“Our federal government increasingly serves a secular agenda, and is increasingly intolerant of human life, the human family, and human dignity.  The federal HHS mandate represents
June 19, 2014

Governor Christie and Alexis de Tocqueville

Here is New Jersey Governor Chris Christie performing “The Evolution of Dad Dancing” with Jimmy Fallon. And here is Democracy in America author Alexis de Tocqueville
June 19, 2014

Sick and Sicker: Planned Parenthood Openly Supports Sex-Selective Abortion and Infanticide

One of the biggest lies ever perpetrated on the American people is that Planned Parenthood is some kind of pro-woman advocacy group. The reality, of course,
June 20, 2014
Photo: Ben Gray, Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Driven to Distraction

Gene Weingarten’s Pulitzer Prize-winning profile of children killed by hyperthermia is undoubtedly the saddest and most depressing thing you will read today–if you can even bear
June 23, 2014

Polygamy and Human Dignity

What is the relationship between monogamous marriage and a culture of human dignity?  I try to answer that question at Public Discourse. The core of my
June 24, 2014

Libertarianism and Catholicism

Kevin Williamson has a piece at National Review that is sharply critical of some Catholic pronouncements on economics.  I’d like to respond to his piece, with
June 26, 2014

This is how one group of Catholics responded to chants of “Hail, Satan!” [Photos]

Last summer, pro-abortion protesters shouted “Hail, Satan!” in the Texas statehouse as the late-term abortion ban was under debate. It was a messy, agitated scene —
July 1, 2014

Hey Catholics, Look Up!

The struggle is real for Catholics and their relationship with new media. In many ways, social media has become a powerful tool for outreach and engagement,