There’s a new phenomenon in Iran: young men and women posting videos of themselves flipping the turbans off clerics’ heads….
Shay KhatiriFebruary 22, 2023
Patrick Deneen’s 2014 article, “A Catholic Showdown Worth Watching,” now seems like ancient history. Its observations about the divide between…
Darryl HartJanuary 9, 2023
Autocracies might be great for fictionalized entertainment but not for real life.
Mark TooleyOctober 28, 2022
Christian Realism works to harmonize and reform society through mediating rival interests and leaning into Providence.
Mark TooleySeptember 8, 2022
The Christian challenge is to identify a role for good government to restrain evil alongside other God-given institutions while at the same time establishing robust means to check the evil of government.
Matthew T. MartensAugust 2, 2022
From 1945 to 1947 as the United States and Soviet Union moved toward the Cold War, Christian realists writing for Reinhold Niebuhr’s journal, Christianity and Crisis, responded to global dilemmas. Here are five impressions of those articles, along with lessons for today.
Mark MeltonJune 10, 2022
Once again, public opinion polls have disappointed isolationists and others who want the United States to have a minimalist foreign policy. Almost overnight, a large swath of America now wants to counter Russia, and elected officials who want to keep their jobs have responded.
Mark MeltonMarch 16, 2022
The New Right cannot be bothered with foreign threats because they are rationing political capital for an ideological fight at home. That’s bad enough. Even worse, they seem less interested in transcending tyranny and more interested in learning from it.
Michael SobolikFebruary 24, 2022
Providence does not favor nations that imagine they can pursue holiness while escaping reality and responsibility.
Mark TooleyFebruary 17, 2022