Month: April 2017

Weekend Reading

Scott Beauchamp, Conservatism in Translation: Discovering the Work of Augusto Del Noce, Public Discourse Stephen Baskerville, The Sexual Revolution and the Do-Nothing Church, Crisis Robert Stacy McCain, Queer Feminism’ and Other Bad Ideas: The strange convergence of porn fantasies and radical ideology, The Patriarch…

Daily Reading

Edward Feser, Five Proofs preview, Feser’s blog Deacon Jim Russell, Procreation: Still the Primary End of Marriage, Crisis William Vallicella, Is Conservatism a Belief System?, Maverick Philosopher Piers Paul Read, The Enduring Myths Of Catholic Inequality: A Review of Stark’s Bearing False…

Daily Reading

Robert Stacy McCain, News Flash, Promiscuity Is Bad: Feminist discourse about ‘slut-shaming’ is wrong, The Patriarch Tree Scott P. Richert, Obergefell and the Apotheosis of Judicial Will, Crisis Roger Scruton, Song of Myself: A Review of Sarah Bakewell’s At the Existentialist Café, Claremont Review of…

Daily Reading

James V. Schall, On Absolutes, The Catholic Thing Kathryn Jean Lopez, Christian Persecution: Attention Must be Paid, The Stream Samuel Gregg, France is a broken country, First Things Anthony Esolen, Campus Descent, Touchstone Christopher Lasch, The Soul of Man Under Secularism, New…

Daily Reading

William M. Briggs, The Democratization of Science Is A Bad Thing: Or, Why Bill Nye Perving Science Was Inevitable, Briggs’ blog Heather Mac Donald, We Few, We Miserable Few: Claremont students’ missive misses the mark, City Journal Alex Southwell, The De-Professionalization of the Academy,…

Weekend Reading

Edward Feser, Empirical science and the transcendentals, Feser’s blog James Kalb, Do Ideals Matter Anymore?, Crisis S. Adam Seagrave, The Accessible Federalist: Historical Documents and Human Nature, Public Discourse Joseph Pearce, The Son Rises in the West: France & the Resurrection of the…

Daily Reading

Paul Russell, Politicians wrestle with doctors’ consciences in Victoria, MercatorNet Christopher O. Tollefsen, Harm, Neutrality, or Truth: What Is the Basis of Liberalism?, Public Discourse K. V. Turley, Still Shrounded in Mystery, Crisis Richard Marshall, All you wanted to know about Plato…

Daily Reading

Karl D Stephan, A Modest Proposal to save California $200 million, MercatorNet Deacon Jim Russell, Does History Repeat With Amoris Laetitia Confusion?, Crisis Mark Steyn, Who Lost Turkey? (Revisited), Steyn Online Robert Stacy McCain, Feminism: An Excuse to Exploit Women?, The Patriarchy Tree Bruce Frohnen, Can…

Daily Reading

KC Johnson, Safe Spaces and Defending the Academic Status Quo, National Association of Scholars newsletter Paul R. DeHart, After Easter: The Political Theology of the Crucifixion and Resurrection of the Messiah, Public Discourse Denis Donoghue, The function of criticism: On T. S. Eliot’s…

Easter Reading

Hadley Arkes, The Moral Turn, First Things Edward Feser, God’s Wounds, Feser’s blog (a classic essay) Fr. Paul Scalia, The Bridegroom, The Catholic Thing W. M. Briggs, The Coming Metaphysic, Briggs’ blog Elizabeth Corey, A More Moderate Diversity, National Affairs…