CURRENT CULTURAL TRENDS ARE HINDERING OUR STUDENTS
China could well be poised to inherit the earth that the U.S. once commanded — especially if our comparative student bodies are any indication.
ON THE WORSHIP OF THE MOLOCH OF EQUALITY
NPR’s programming has drifted downward and to the Left: the expectable, inevitable, massive movement of most institutions in a democracy.
Jason M. Morgan
There is something very particularly American about "raising awareness": it is democratic, in seeking to sway public opinion; it is optimistic; it is evangelical and yet post-Christian.
Fr. Hesburgh proved to be a perfect avatar for the Notre Dame he created: an endorser of some kind of vaguely conceived “natural religion.”
A MORALITY TALE ABRIDGED FOR MODERN READERS
When Cosmoception Corporation sponsored a Coming Out of the Closet Celebration, the company ordered a rainbow-striped cake from Redneck Delicacies, Inc., a small shop tucked in the Appalachians.
Social Justice Warriors behave like cult members. They are little Cromwells who demand Robespierre-level ideological purity of every single person.
WHAT CONSTITUTES CULTURE ?
Public discourse remains limited to material concerns, but what really differentiates human beings is culture, which is founded on religion.
AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH RYSZARD LEGUTKO
Timothy D. Lusch
Canada is writing laws based on gender defined as a sense, an experience, and the result of expression: dress, hair, make-up, body language, voice, name, and personal pronoun use.
David C. Stolinsky
Fr. Charles Curran says he now recognizes "the omnipresent reality of white privilege and how it has affected our understanding of and approach to theology."
For those seeking Muslim female viewpoints that depart from the politically correct narrative, we suggest the writings and speeches of Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Nonie Darwish, and Brigitte Gabriel.
When considering Muslim tolerance, one might inquire: Are Muslim attitudes toward drinking alcohol tolerant? And how about free speech? Women's rights? Freedom of religion? Music and Art?
"Clock boy" Ahmed Mohamed may have a promising career ahead of him, not as an engineer or an inventor but as a social agitator and propagandist.
The slain editor of Charlie Hebdo has posthumously published a book on the subject of "Islamophobia," which he calls a "misplaced fight" spawned by "disgusting white, left-wing bourgeois paternalism."
The most convincing evidence that the war on Christmas has been won comes by way of media commentators who say the concept was just invented by conservatives.
John F. Gaski
Recognition of the civil orientation of the Christmas holiday, and a bit of wisdom and toleration, would obviate the need for bizarre legal remedies.
Anne Barbeau Gardiner
A review by Anne Barbeau Gardiner of The Catholic Priesthood and Women: A Guide to the Teaching of the Church
BEAUTY & THE BEST
Difficulties arise when women wear tight or revealing pants to Church: Men start seeing them as a collection of titillating body parts.
Why is it that gay and lesbian students enjoy special protection from harassment while religious students do not?
You just can't let religion and free speech get in the way of mammon.
The Catholic Library Association is intolerant, exclusive, and truly authoritarian.
Review of The Catholic Ethic and the Spirit of Community by John E. Tropman
F. Douglas Kneibert
Why does Audie Bock find it important to point out that she's small?
If it's offensive to print Cleveland Indians, then it's even more offensive to make reference to the state of Indiana.
She required that we ban, Those damned suffixes, "man."
YES, IT'S A SMALL WORLD, AFTER ALL
This is blatant censorship and cowardly pandering to the Zeitgeist.
"Psst! Hey kid, wanna buy a cup o' joe — real cheap? In a cool styrofoam cup!"
The Washington Redskins must now also contend with PC Indian activists.
Brent T. Zeringue
Dodge ball has been targeted for extinction in two public school districts.
Political correctness is nothing more than female touchiness writ large.
Once the God-given sanctity of all innocent human life is rejected, the main psychological and ethical barriers are breached.
The newest thing in our Society of Newspeak is "polyamory," the hip euphemism for polygamy.
Before the "Common Era," did mankind live in an uncommon era?
Calling women "sweethearts" is "sexist stereotyping" and "patronizing"?
David J. Peterson
THE REGRESSION TO BARBARISM
All capacities with which God endowed us must be employed in the quest for truth.
A CHAT WITH ADOLF
THE DEBATE ABOUT WESTERN CULTURE
Michael S. Rose
Language should reflect reality. If it doesn’t, what possible limits could be placed on misleading, manipulative language?
- Karl Keating