Monthly Archives: July 2018

Twixt us and Gilead

Rod Dreher and his intelocutors parse Planned Parenthood’s new NYC ad campaign. Continue reading

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A sixth anniversary

If you’ve got a business — you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen. — Barack Obama, Roanoke, Va, July 13, 2012 … To say that all individuals are embedded in and the product of society is banal. Obama … Continue reading

Posted in conservatism, liberalism, Political Matters, progressivism, statism

The mind that dare not speak its name

The mind that dare not speak its name is what makes Albert Mohler interesting. Continue reading

Posted in Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Natural Law, Science, Sexualia, Thrown down gauntlet, transgenderism

Calming the discord

A “Kavanaugh Court” should overturn the Roe line of cases — but might not. Continue reading

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‘Zat all you got?

A defense of Kavanaugh against seemingly unfounded charges — and then an update. Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, History, Legalia, Political Matters

Will Kavanaugh butcher the sacred cow?

Wherein lies the dilemma that will produce some sordid theater over the coming months? Continue reading

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Bread & Circuses, conservatism, History, Legalia, Naked Emperors, progressivism, Sexualia

Worldview shapers

They’re all good judges, but for what it’s worth, I hope President Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett to be the next justice on the Supreme Court. … The way Senate Democrats treated Barrett last autumn — in particular, Senator Dianne Feinstein’s … Continue reading

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In pursuit, but barely

As I told you previously the more I see how other societies (d)evolve, the more I’m glad to be French, at least for now. But is that really “other” societies, or just some of them? The Sexual Revolution, the LGBT … Continue reading

Posted in Faith & Ideology, Gaying away the Pray, Gnosticism, Scientism, Secularism, Sexualia, Thrown down gauntlet, Uncategorized

Zombie Analysis

Zombie analysis of Supreme Court nominees is my topic today. Iconic radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh has often said that liberals “always let us know who they fear” through their unhinged attacks. Among all the potential nominees mentioned a … Continue reading

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If you promise, deliver

[John] McAdams, a professor of political science, wrote on his personal blog, Marquette Warrior, about a recorded interaction in which a graduate student philosophy instructor told her student that his opinions opposing gay marriage “are not appropriate.” A month later, … Continue reading

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