The Briefing 03-24-17

51 years after asking, "Is God Dead?" TIME Magazine now asks, "Is Truth Dead?"TIME (Michael Scherer) — Can President Trump Handle the Truth? (Albert Mohler) — The … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-23-17

How the secularization of America has led to more partisanship and deeper cultural divideThe Atlantic (Peter Beinart) — Breaking Faith"Prophetic opposition"? The history and theology behind … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-22-17

Judge Neil Gorsuch remains poised and unscathed as Supreme Court nomination hearing continuesWashington Post (Robert Barnes and Ed O'Keefe) — Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch stresses his … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-21-17

In ongoing confirmation hearing of Neil Gorsuch, opening statements illustrate just what's at stakeOffice of US Senator for Nebraska (Ben Sasse) — "We Issue Only Black Robes"Money, budgets, and … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-20-17

An "ideological food fight"? Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch begin todayNew York Times (Adam Liptak) — An ‘Ideological Food Fight’ (His Words in 2002) Awaits Neil … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-17-17

Justice Samuel Alito: "A wind is picking up that is hostile to those with traditional moral beliefs."Chicago Tribune (David Porter) — Justice Alito says country increasingly 'hostile' to … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-16-17

What does it mean to be male and female? New push for Equal Rights Amendment would have courts decideUSA Today (Heidi M Przybyla) — No, equal rights for women aren’t in the Constitution. Could … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-15-17

Fact checking Sen. Schumer at the Washington Post: No, Planned Parenthood does not provide mammogramsWashington Post (Michelle Ye Hee Lee) — Schumer’s claim that ‘millions of women turn’ to … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-14-17

Cannibalism on CNN's "Believer": How Reza Aslan's attempt to show all religions the same backfiredThe Telegraph (Tristram Fane Saunders) — Backlash after CNN presenter eats human brain on TVFast … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-13-17

Freedom of conscience vs. abortion "rights": New Mexico legislature debates radical new abortion billsNew Mexico Legislature — Senate Bill 282New Mexico Legislature — House Bill … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-10-17

Liberal bias in sportswriting? The worldview chasm between sports fans, athletes, and sportswritersThe Ringer (Bryan Curtis) — Sportswriting Has Become a Liberal Profession — Here’s How It … [Read more...]

The Briefing 03-08-17

Trump calls their bluff: Planned Parenthood won't stop abortions—only "3%" of organization—for fundingNew York Times (Maggie Haberman) — Trump Tells Planned Parenthood Its Funding Can Stay if … [Read more...]