Friday, Dec. 15, 2017

Economics as a test of worldview and tax reform as either promise or perilWall Street Journal (Siobahn Hughes, Kristina Hughes, and Richard Rubin) — Marco Rubio Throws a Wrench Into GOP Tax … [Read more...]

Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017

Why a Down syndrome diagnosis reveals the sanctity of human life, not just geneticsNational Public Radio (Sarah McCammon) — Down Syndrome Families Divided Over Abortion BanA moral revolution … [Read more...]

Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017

A political earthquake in AlabamaNew York Times (Alexander Burns and Jonathan Martin) — Once a Long Shot, Democrat Doug Jones Wins Alabama Senate RaceThe limits of conservative tolerance on … [Read more...]

Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017

A special election and a crisis of conscience in AlabamaNew York Times (Campbell Robertson and Jonathan Martin) — Alabama, Despite History of Unruly Politics, Has ‘Never Seen Anything Like … [Read more...]

Monday, Dec. 11, 2017

The moral mayhem of last week in CongressWSJ (Editors) — Al Franken’s Non SequiturWSJ (Peggy Noonan) — Al Franken Departs Without GraceNew York Times (Gail Collins) — The Great Al … [Read more...]

Friday, Dec. 8, 2017

The combustible mix of scandal, moral relativism, and political expediencyNew York Times (Yamiche Alcindor) — John Conyers to Leave Congress Amid Harassment ClaimsNew York Times (Sheryl Gay … [Read more...]

Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017

The significance of the U.S. recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of IsraelWashington Post (David Nakamura) — Trump recognizes Jerusalem as capital of Israel in reversal of longtime U.S. … [Read more...]

Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017

Will Justice Anthony Kennedy in 2018 agree with Justice Anthony Kennedy in 2015?Washington Post (Robert Barnes Ann Marimow) — Supreme Court seems divided in case of baker who refused to create a … [Read more...]

Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017

Stakes are high as Supreme Court hears oral arguments in Masterpiece Cakeshop caseAP (Kaitlyn Schallhorn) — Supreme Court to decide Colorado gay wedding cake case: A timeline of … [Read more...]

Monday, Dec. 4, 2017

Ireland’s turn to the left and the moral dimension of secularizationNew York Times (Liam Stack) — How Ireland Moved to the Left: ‘The Demise of the Church’Australian state turns to euthanasia … [Read more...]

Friday, Dec. 1, 2017

Religious liberty in Australia is sacrificed on the altar of the sexual revolutionThe Australian (Simon Benson and Dennis Shanahan) — Liberal fury as freedom laws denied in same-sex marriage … [Read more...]

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The rise of abortion doulas: If you have to say ‘normal, normal, normal,’ whatever you’re talking about is almost surely not ‘normal’Washington Post (Monica Hesse) — The long five minutes: … [Read more...]

Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017

Rogue state that poses a new threat as North Korea tests new ICBMWashington Post (Anna Fifield) — North Korea’s latest missile launch appears to put Washington, D.C., in rangeNew York Times … [Read more...]

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Why a change in worship requires a change in theologyThe Church of Sweden revises its references to GodTelegraph (Foreign Staff) — Church of Sweden to stop clergy calling God 'he' or 'the Lord' … [Read more...]

Monday, Nov. 27, 2017

Theology roars back into the headlines after mosque attack in Egypt Washington Post (Amanda Erickson) — Why Muslim extremists attacked this mosque in EgyptNew York Times (Rukmini Callimachi) … [Read more...]

Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017

The intellectual insecurity of evolutionary establishmentNew York Times (Clyde Haberman) — Questioning Evolution: The Push to Change Science ClassWhy a sane tax code gives credits for babies … [Read more...]

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Charles Manson and the moral compulsions of the 1960sNew York Times (Margalit Fox) — Charles Manson Dies at 83; Wild-Eyed Leader of a Murderous CrewHow the Summer of Love became the horror of … [Read more...]

Monday, November 20, 2017

ABAWall Street Journal (Joe Palazzolo) — GOP and Bar Association Tangle Over Judicial NomineesWall Street Journal (William McGurn) — The ABA Jumps the SharkCan you separate the art from … [Read more...]

The Briefing 11-17-17

One of the nation’s most influential journalists claims donations to Planned Parenthood didn’t affect her coverage of Supreme CourtWashington Times (Bradford Richardson) — Prominent ex-NYT … [Read more...]

The Briefing 11-16-17

A very strange vote with a very clear outcome in AustraliaNew York Times (Adam Baidawi and Damien Cave) — Australia Votes for Gay Marriage, Clearing Path to LegalizationWhy moral revolutions … [Read more...]