Monthly Archives: August 2010


 

by on August 30th, 2010

Americans appear to accept same-sex marriage more than they really do, perhaps because they believe it to be more widely accepted than it really is.

by on August 27th, 2010

Obama’s stem-cell policy is not only contrary to sound reason and good science, it violates the law.

by on August 24th, 2010

We shouldn’t worry about America becoming an empire—a new book explains that it has been one for a long, long time.

by on August 20th, 2010

Civility is at the foundation of democratic society, but our educational institutions have lost their manners and the grace of gentility.

by on August 17th, 2010

The so-called “week-after pill” is an abortion drug hidden under the guise of contraception.

by on August 13th, 2010

Re-examining the essential characteristics of marriage.

by on August 10th, 2010

Attempts to promote judicial restraint have failed to rein in a judiciary run amok. Is it time to consider more drastic measures?

by on August 6th, 2010

Even same-sex marriage advocates should recognize the bad logic in the ruling overturning Proposition 8.

by on August 3rd, 2010

Americans must still wrestle with what it means to take the lives of innocent civilians intentionally.

In Depth: Islam and Immigration

Agree or disagree with Donald Trump's approach to Islamic immigration, the United States must come to terms with such immigration's cultural and demographic implications.


  • by Joseph G. Trabbic on February 9, 2017

    On Thomistic principles, Trump’s ban on Syrian refugees whose lives are in danger is not morally justifiable. Bans on other travelers and immigrants, however, are not as problematic.

  • by Robert Carle on February 21, 2017

    President Trump’s executive order on immigration is deeply troubling, because it inflicts suffering on “the least of these” for political gain. This demeans the office of the President and robs the United States of its moral high ground in the War on Terror.

  • by Joseph G. Trabbic on August 22, 2016

    Is there a moral obligation for the US not to enact Donald Trump’s proposed ban on Muslim travel into the US?

  • by Luma Simms on March 10, 2016

    Our nation faces an assimilation crisis as many Middle Eastern immigrants reject our culture, which they perceive as libertine. We could improve the situation through a renewed commitment to our founding principles, particularly the reunification of faith and reason.

  • by Robert Carle on October 29, 2015

    A best-selling new novel taps into an angst that has become an obsession in Europe.

  • by Luca Volontè on December 17, 2015

    Europe can only emerge from its downward spiral by putting religious faith and respect for history and tradition at the center of our communal and personal lives.


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