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Among the Nonbelievers by Ronald Bailey. Moving Secularism Forward was the aim of the annual conference put on jointly by the Center for Inquiry (CFI) and the Council for Secular Humanism (CSH) last week in Orlando. I participated as the […]


Liberalism as Cultural Atavism: Voegelin’s Theory of Gnostic Modernity and Girard’s Theory of Sacrifice by Thomas Bertonneau. Introduction. The conviction and jailing of an Englishwoman for speaking her mind on immigration policy during a subway commute and the prosecution of […]


The War on Conservative Women by Michelle Malkin. I’m sorry Rush Limbaugh called 30-year-old Georgetown law student Sandra Fluke a “slut.” She’s really just another professional femme-a-gogue helping to manufacture a false narrative about the GOP “war on women.” I’m […]


The DoE and Racial School-Discipline Disparities by Abigail Thernstrom With great fanfare, the Office for Civil Rights in the U.S. Department of Education has issued a new report on “equity and educational opportunities,” focusing on racial and ethnic disparities in […]

Just War

Just War and the Iran Crisis by Robert C. Koons. Before launching an attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities, we must pause to reflect on whether such military action is morally justifiable. As heirs of the West, we Americans have the […]