Daily Archive: October 21, 2010

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Living with the Dilemma: Religion and Higher Education

Hello there, world: I’m the other new guy.  Allow me to introduce myself. I graduated in June from Northwestern University, where I studied English and Classics, and am more or less jealous that Rufus...

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Charles Taylor Thursday #3: How Calvinism eats itself.

Charles Taylor is a Canadian philosopher and social theorist. His book A Secular Age is an examination of modern secularism and the cultural conditions that gave rise to it. Last week I wrote about...

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Juan Williams should not have lost his job

So I think NPR was actually wrong to fire Juan Williams. I also think that most of the positive reaction over his dismissal is due to people’s general dislike of Williams and his politics...

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Quote of the Day

“Some people say I’m extreme, but they said the John Birch Society was extreme, too.” – Kelly Khuri, founder of the Clark County Tea Party Patriots. Guess what, Kelly? They were right!

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Reclaiming Freedom From the Right

Since I came out of the gate making such a big deal out of the left’s dearth of articulated first principles, I suppose I should probably suggest one or two. Freedom sounds like a...