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.
Trumpism, Terrorism, and Thomism
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.
Are Refugees Dangerous?
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.
Banning Muslim Travel to the US? A Thomistic Perspective on Donald Trump’s Proposal
Is there a moral obligation for the US not to enact Donald Trump’s proposed ban on Muslim travel into the US?
Immigrants, Assimilation, and Religion
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.
Michel Houellebecq and the Islamist Future of Europe
A best-selling new novel taps into an angst that has become an obsession in Europe.
Europe, Multiculturalism, and Nihilism
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.