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Oldest specialized human tool found in Morocco

Oldest specialized human tool found in Morocco

The oldest well-dated specialized bone tool associated with the Aterian culture of the Middle Stone Age has been identified as an artefact disc ...

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John Horvat: the other invasion of Europe

John Horvat: the other invasion of Europe

Hordes of people are descending on Europe, destroying local cultures and straining infrastructure. They are descending upon picturesque villages and ...

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A lesson social justice warriors can learn from a suicide

A lesson social justice warriors can learn from a suicide

With their bare-top protests against the usual left-wing targets – strongman governments, sexism, inequality, the Church – the Femen girl ...

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The 'curse' of an ancient Egyptian tomb is revealed

The 'curse' of an ancient Egyptian tomb is revealed

More than 2000 years after it was sealed by the ancient Egyptians, archaeologists opened a gruesome black sarcophagus in the city of Alexandria. On Thur ...

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Ancient Irish tomb is 'find of a lifetime'

Ancient Irish tomb is 'find of a lifetime'

In what some are calling the “find of a lifetime,” Irish archaeologists have found a 5,500-year-old megalithic tomb in County Meath, near ...

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Skeletons offer rare glimpse of ancient Gothic blitzkrieg

Skeletons offer rare glimpse of ancient Gothic blitzkrieg

Burned skeletons found in an ancient city in what is now modern Bulgaria offers rare evidence of a destructive invasion by Goths approximately 1,700 ...

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Federal government funds art project to erase US-Mexico border

Federal government funds art project to erase US-Mexico border

The U.S. Pavilion at the 2018 Biennale Architettura in Venice features films, installations, and other art that focus on the border between the Unite ...

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What an actor's vulgar anti-Trump tirade reveals about Hollywood - New York Axis

What an actor's vulgar anti-Trump tirade reveals about Hollywood - New York Axis

A national writer for the Associated Press, Jocelyn Noveck, described the Tony Awards as an event "where tolerance and inclusion were constant t ...

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Byzantine church discovered in Tunisia

Byzantine church discovered in Tunisia

A church dating from the late Byzantine period (5th - 7th century AD) was discovered at an archaeological site dubbed 'Castilia,'located b ...

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Obama's portrait artist 'glorifies racial violence'

Obama's portrait artist 'glorifies racial violence'

Kehinde Wiley is the artist who painted the portrait of former president Barack Obama, which was unveiled by the Smithsonian Institution. Wiley is kn ...

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A counter-cultural proposal: pro-marriage music

A counter-cultural proposal: pro-marriage music

February 7 starts National Marriage Week. I propose that, in conjunction with this annual event, we identify, and create, music that promotes marriag ...

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Netflix: movies and shows for February 2018

Netflix: movies and shows for February 2018

Netflix viewers can watch movies of the original "Ocean's" series, including "Ocean's Eleven," Twelve,"...

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Video: How experts preserved ancient mosaic in England

Video: How experts preserved ancient mosaic in England

A 1,600-year-old Roman mosaic was discovered in England by archaeologists from the University of Leicester Archaeological Services (ULAS) The mosaic ...

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France to loan famed relic of Norman invasion

France to loan famed relic of Norman invasion

A famed relic of the Norman invasion of England is about to be displayed in the United Kingdom after the French government agreed to allow the origin ...

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How two works of art describe a great chasm in a country: Part 2

How two works of art describe a great chasm in a country: Part 2

After his visit to Mexico, James Bradshaw discusses the country’s most iconic works of art and points out the great ideological and philosophic ...

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How two works of art describe a great chasm in a country

How two works of art describe a great chasm in a country

No trip to the capital of Mexico would be complete without a significant amount of time being devoted to the city’s various art works. Two i ...

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'Chappaquiddick': a biopic in which Ted Kennedy reveals his true self

'Chappaquiddick': a biopic in which Ted Kennedy reveals his true self

A Hollywood vision of the most transformative incident in the life of Ted Kennedy -- youngest son of the Kennedy Clan, liberal Democrat and president ...

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A Crucified Santa Claus stirs debate in New York City

A Crucified Santa Claus stirs debate in New York City

Robert Cenedella's "The Presence of Man," a painting of Santa Claus nailed to the Cross hovering over New York City, is now being displ ...

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3000 year old Bronze Age skeletons found in Swiss Alps

3000 year old Bronze Age skeletons found in Swiss Alps

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New for Netflix: August 2017

New for Netflix: August 2017

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'Dunkirk' movie review provides progressive trigger warning

'Dunkirk' movie review provides progressive trigger warning

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Collected letters of Augustus Welby Pugin reveal painstaking, marvelous works

Collected letters of Augustus Welby Pugin reveal painstaking, marvelous works

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Netflix: movies and shows for July 2017

Netflix: movies and shows for July 2017

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Singer Susan Boyle brutally mugged by teen gang

Singer Susan Boyle brutally mugged by teen gang

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'Shaken Earth': A novel approach to learning history

'Shaken Earth': A novel approach to learning history

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Tax-supported stage production depicts Trump's death

Tax-supported stage production depicts Trump's death

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Movies and shows coming to Amazon, HBO, and Netflix in June 2017

Movies and shows coming to Amazon, HBO, and Netflix in June 2017

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Model, photographer arrested for strip mall stripping

Model, photographer arrested for strip mall stripping

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Chicago kids program video games depicting white privilege

Chicago kids program video games depicting white privilege

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Progressives demand retribution for singer Toby Keith

Progressives demand retribution for singer Toby Keith

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Attack at the Louvre Museum reveals Islam's true objective

Attack at the Louvre Museum reveals Islam's true objective

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Video: Inside the horrific Oakland 'Ghost Ship' fire

Video: Inside the horrific Oakland 'Ghost Ship' fire

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Mystery: why Shakespeare's father destroyed precious art

Mystery: why Shakespeare's father destroyed precious art

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New on Netflix for December 2016

New on Netflix for December 2016

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Judge Pirro: 'hypocrisy' and 'racism' of 'Hamilton' performers

Judge Pirro: 'hypocrisy' and 'racism' of 'Hamilton' performers

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Mike Pence is booed at performance of 'Hamilton'

Mike Pence is booed at performance of 'Hamilton'

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Bob Dylan's disappointing response to Nobel Prize committee

Bob Dylan's disappointing response to Nobel Prize committee

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WikiLeaks: Occult link to Hillary Clinton's campaign

WikiLeaks: Occult link to Hillary Clinton's campaign

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20 horror films streaming on Netflix in October 2016

20 horror films streaming on Netflix in October 2016

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Anonymous artists take pro-Trump message to Hollywood

Anonymous artists take pro-Trump message to Hollywood

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Archaeologists find history-changing links to Rome in Japan

Archaeologists find history-changing links to Rome in Japan

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Fashionistas slam designer for using dreadlocks

Fashionistas slam designer for using dreadlocks

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California law squelches Confederate flag, and free speech

California law squelches Confederate flag, and free speech

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A visit to Israel will change your life

A visit to Israel will change your life

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NYC removes controversial Trump statue, releases snarky comment

NYC removes controversial Trump statue, releases snarky comment

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'Dilbert' creator: Americans 'hallucinate' Trump's 'dark' heart

'Dilbert' creator: Americans 'hallucinate' Trump's 'dark' heart

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Trump to be greeted by 100 unclothed women in Cleveland

Trump to be greeted by 100 unclothed women in Cleveland

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Felon literally sings the blues in Michigan court room

Felon literally sings the blues in Michigan court room

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R.I.P. George Martin: the Fifth Beatle

R.I.P. George Martin: the Fifth Beatle

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'Blade Runner' sequel coming to the big screen

'Blade Runner' sequel coming to the big screen

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Dolce & Gabbana launch a collection of hijabs and abayas

Dolce & Gabbana launch a collection of hijabs and abayas

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New York Daily News columnist says Jesus is a white supremacist

New York Daily News columnist says Jesus is a white supremacist

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Undisturbed Etruscan tomb found in Italy

Undisturbed Etruscan tomb found in Italy

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New to Netflix in December 2015

New to Netflix in December 2015

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Stay-at-home mom creates scented play-dough for kids

Stay-at-home mom creates scented play-dough for kids

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'Spotlight' movie highlights a lawyer who is no hero

'Spotlight' movie highlights a lawyer who is no hero

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Poland refuses US extradition of admitted child rapist Polanski

Poland refuses US extradition of admitted child rapist Polanski

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TV 'Homeland' series infiltrated by pro-Muslim activists

TV 'Homeland' series infiltrated by pro-Muslim activists

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Ancient city of the dead found in France

Ancient city of the dead found in France

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Singer Art Garfunkel sees Troubled Water in Europe

Singer Art Garfunkel sees Troubled Water in Europe

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Movie review: Tehran Taxi

Movie review: Tehran Taxi

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New on Netflix for September 2015

New on Netflix for September 2015

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Blacks rally to remove 'racist's' statue from Smithsonian

Blacks rally to remove 'racist's' statue from Smithsonian

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Film review: Best of Enemies

Film review: Best of Enemies

A documentary recounts a signal battle in the Culture War.

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Available on Netflix for August 2015

Available on Netflix for August 2015

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California legislature seeks to censure state history

California legislature seeks to censure state history

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Early evidence of Christianity found in Israel

Early evidence of Christianity found in Israel

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An Act of God: a play bashes God but not Islam

An Act of God: a play bashes God but not Islam

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Thought for the day: dark illumine

Thought for the day: dark illumine

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Michael Moore weighs on American Sniper, again

Michael Moore weighs on American Sniper, again

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Spanish official threatens to seize private property

Spanish official threatens to seize private property

At issue is a structure that has belonged to the Catholic Church since 1236.

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Book review: Bad Religion - how we became a nation of heretics

Book review: Bad Religion - how we became a nation of heretics

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Film review: Messenger of the Truth

Film review: Messenger of the Truth

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Film review: Rape of Europa

Film review: Rape of Europa

A movie that teaches that art belongs to humanity. Otherwise, we are animals who just fight and live to eat.

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Window to heaven or road to perdition? The icons of Robert Lenz and Bill McNichols

Window to heaven or road to perdition? The icons of Robert Lenz and Bill McNichols

Icons written by New Mexico iconographers raise disquieting questions.

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What was Jesus doing on Holy Saturday?

What was Jesus doing on Holy Saturday?

Why did Jesus go to hell?

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Supreme Court refuses appeal of photographer who refused same-sex ceremony

Supreme Court refuses appeal of photographer who refused same-sex ceremony

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Iraq: Americans petition State Department to return stolen artifacts to Jewish people

Iraq: Americans petition State Department to return stolen artifacts to Jewish people

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Three paintings, stolen by Nazis, restored to rightful owners

Three paintings, stolen by Nazis, restored to rightful owners

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Film review: Gimme Shelter

Film review: Gimme Shelter

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The entry of the Theotokos to the Temple of the Lord

The entry of the Theotokos to the Temple of the Lord

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Augustus Welby Pugin: The Future of Land Use Development

Augustus Welby Pugin: The Future of Land Use Development

James Thunder, an expert on the work of 19th C. polymath Augustus Welby Pugin, has written an important new work on the holistic vision the influential architect and designer had.

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The Feast of the Nativity of the Theotokos

The Feast of the Nativity of the Theotokos

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Treasures of the Holy Sepulchre: sumptuous works of art on display at Versailles

Treasures of the Holy Sepulchre: sumptuous works of art on display at Versailles

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Film review: Occupy Unmasked

Film review: Occupy Unmasked

The intellectual roots and the political gamesmanship of the Occupy movement are revealed in a film produced by Andrew Breitbart, the now deceased firebrand. The links between Marxists, labor unions, and Obama are the focus.

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Film review: Stories We Tell

Film review: Stories We Tell

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Here's to you Jackie Robinson

Here's to you Jackie Robinson

There is a Michigan-connection in the Jackie Robinson story. The ally of the famous ballplayer who integrated the whites-only national past-time, Branch Rickey, had coached at the University of Michigan.

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Week 5 of Lenten Film Fest: No Greater Love

Week 5 of Lenten Film Fest: No Greater Love

As an aid to Lenten reflection over the next few weeks, Spero columnist Prof. Michael Martin offers readers some thoughts on a few of the films he uses in a Religion and Film course he offers every winter semester.

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Week 4 of Lenten Film Fest: The Decalogue

Week 4 of Lenten Film Fest: The Decalogue

As an aid to Lenten reflection over the next few weeks, Spero columnist Prof. Michael Martin will offer readers some thoughts on a few of the films he uses in a Religion and Film course he offers every winter semester.

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Vatican issues coins & stamps commemorating Pope Benedict's resignation

Vatican issues coins & stamps commemorating Pope Benedict's resignation

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The beauty there is in snow

The beauty there is in snow

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The Sunday of Orthodoxy: the feast of Holy Images

The Sunday of Orthodoxy: the feast of Holy Images

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America's moral dilemmas exposed in 'Zero Dark Thirty'

America's moral dilemmas exposed in 'Zero Dark Thirty'

What is the true price of the War on Terror?

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Week 2 of Lenten Film Fest: 'Diary of a Country Priest'

Week 2 of Lenten Film Fest: 'Diary of a Country Priest'

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Anna Karenina: movie review

Anna Karenina: movie review

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Brad Pitt may play Pontius Pilate

Brad Pitt may play Pontius Pilate

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Les Miserables: movie review

Les Miserables: movie review

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Les Miserables: a soul-stirring film experience

Les Miserables: a soul-stirring film experience

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France: anti-terror raid captures Muslim firebombing suspect

France: anti-terror raid captures Muslim firebombing suspect

In Toulouse, a woman was assaulted by Muslims offended when verses of the Koran were projected on city sidewalks.

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Contemplating the Gospel: he who rejects me rejects the Father

Contemplating the Gospel: he who rejects me rejects the Father

St Luke the Evangelist, Iconographer, Linguist, and Martyr.

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