by on June 8th, 2016

Despite arguments to the contrary, pro-lifers simply cannot support federal funding for Planned Parenthood. If the price for a seat at the public justice table is taxpayer funding for the nation’s leading abortion provider, it may be time to think about another table.

by on April 16th, 2015

A group of distinguished conservative public servants, policy makers, and political operatives has signed an amicus brief saying the US Constitution requires the states to redefine marriage. They argue that this is the truly conservative position—but it takes quite a bit of logical contortion to accept their argument.

by on May 24th, 2012

The Matrix and The Karate Kid offer two competing views of the relationship between how we learn and how we understand human nature.

by on March 7th, 2011

John Locke’s philosophy gives no support to those who would seek to endorse same-sex civil marriage.

by on January 14th, 2011

Whether the case involves pornography or genocide, there are times when authorities must intervene to protect human interests.

by on November 4th, 2010

All legislation is moral. The sooner we recognize this fact, the better.

by on July 17th, 2009

Earlier this year scholars gathered at Union University for a conference considering the work of Robert P. George in his 1994 book Making Men Moral: Civil Liberties and Public Morality. One theme of the conference was how religion and reason can help us understand and promote the common good.

by on June 23rd, 2009

The philosophical debate about abortion has reached a welcome level of clarity. The pro-life movement must capitalize on recent gains in public policy and opinion by equipping their grass-roots supporters with winsome arguments and effective strategies to continue to cultivate a culture of life.

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