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Daniel Boland: what is the point of friendship?

Daniel Boland: what is the point of friendship?

We all know about friendship. We have lots of friends: friends at work, in the neighborhood, friends from school or church, friends at the club ...

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Where Democrats' contempt for America is leading

Where Democrats' contempt for America is leading

Democrat officials' opposition to Donald Trump originated during the Republican primary in dislike of his rude verbal style. When he beat heir- ...

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How Democrats 'sissify' and 'emasculate' men

How Democrats 'sissify' and 'emasculate' men

Veteran Republican political operative and commentator Mary Matalin said the Democrats'pillorying of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has ...

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What the under-representation of men in graduate programs means for the nation

What the under-representation of men in graduate programs means for the nation

The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) released its annual report Wednesday on US graduate school enrollment and degrees for 2017 and here are som ...

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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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After Kavanaugh: the precarious state of America's culture

After Kavanaugh: the precarious state of America's culture

A vast divide now exists amongst Americans. It is far more than a political rift between Democrats and Republicans. It is not merely a struggle betwe ...

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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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John Horvat: what the coming civil war is really all about

John Horvat: what the coming civil war is really all about

There is talk of a new American civil war. Indeed, the vitriol of opposing parties is reaching levels heretofore unseen. It is especially vicious now ...

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Pastor stirs debate about black-on-black crime at Aretha Franklin's funeral

Pastor stirs debate about black-on-black crime at Aretha Franklin's funeral

During funeral services for singer Aretha Franklin in Detroit, Rev. Jasper Williams Jr. delivered remarks that challenged listeners to reassess the c ...

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How to keep the economy human in the age of A.I.

How to keep the economy human in the age of A.I.

Some people think of the new automated economy in terrifying and mechanical terms. In such a vision, machines reign supreme as they work tirelessly, ...

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Daniel Pipes: the one country that is not submitting to Islam

Daniel Pipes: the one country that is not submitting to Islam

No European head of government talks remotely like Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orbán. For example, he recently spoke of building in Hu ...

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Carolyn Moynihan: the demography of the alt right

Carolyn Moynihan: the demography of the alt right

One year after the infamous "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, we hear about the “Alt-Right” less frequently, but whit ...

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Jordan Peterson: dangerous people are teaching your kids

Jordan Peterson: dangerous people are teaching your kids

Psychologist Jordan Peterson of the University of Toronto explained his recent video for Prager University in which he warned parents that their ...

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101 books Millenials should read before they die

101 books Millenials should read before they die

MercatorNet's book list, '101 books Gen Ys must read before they die', which was published in 2012, long before anyone had ever ...

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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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Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part  2

Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part 2

This is the second part of a five-part essay. The first part described the Democratic Party's vision for the American judiciary, using the lang ...

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South Koreans worried about influx of Muslim refugees

South Koreans worried about influx of Muslim refugees

More than 500,000 South Koreans signed a petition denouncing their government's policy towards refugees and migrants. Many South Koreans are co ...

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The evolution of the Catholic Church into oblivion

The evolution of the Catholic Church into oblivion

Over the past fifty years, many of the Catholic faithful have been extremely scandalized, and even traumatized, by the willingness of so many Church ...

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Change in Catholic church attendance

Change in Catholic church attendance

We knew that younger Catholics were going to church in fewer numbers than in the past, but what is new about this Gallup poll is the decline among ol ...

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Sleepers must awake to the application of Sharia in the West

Sleepers must awake to the application of Sharia in the West

There is constant pressure from Islam for Kafirs [non-Muslims] to submit to the Sharia. Most Kafirs think that if we accommodate their demands, then ...

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ACLU wants to censor 'Jesus Christ Superstar'?

ACLU wants to censor 'Jesus Christ Superstar'?

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the NBC Easter Sunday broadcast of "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert": One of t ...

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The termites that are eating away at America's soul

The termites that are eating away at America's soul

Several years ago, I read about a church that underwent a major renovation. Parishioners had invested generously in order to have a church building t ...

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Imperialism links Islam to leftists

Imperialism links Islam to leftists

Feminists are far from the only so-called left-wing or liberal group to betray their own basic principles out of a bizarre admiration for Islam, whet ...

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Intellectual and moral corruption and where it is leading America

Intellectual and moral corruption and where it is leading America

The conscience of the nation is surely awakened by recent revelations of harassment by males-in-power. Countless women report sordid events where fam ...

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A needed refresher course on political Islam

A needed refresher course on political Islam

Hello, I would like to talk to you about Islam, but in particular, I would like to talk to you about political Islam and explain to you why the relig ...

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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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Video: Michelle Obama's politically-incorrect gift for Ellen DeGeneres

Video: Michelle Obama's politically-incorrect gift for Ellen DeGeneres

Appearing on the “Ellen DeGeneres Show,” Michelle Obama brought gifts to celebrate the 60th birthday of show host Ellen DeGeneres. In a s ...

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Do smartphones make people unhappy?

Do smartphones make people unhappy?

There’s abundant speculation that our smartphones make us less happy. Twitter: saps your attention. Facebook: fills you with FOMO. Email: your ...

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Pat Buchanan: What is America's mission?

Pat Buchanan: What is America's mission?

Informing Iran, "The U.S. is watching what you do," Amb. Nikki Haley called an emergency meeting Friday of the Security Council regarding t ...

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'Time's up' for harassers

'Time's up' for harassers

It is a great beginning to the New Year. Prominent women and men in Hollywood and London have launched a movement to end sexual harassment in the wor ...

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Online pirates and publishers rob writers

Online pirates and publishers rob writers

The bestselling American fantasy novelist Maggie Stiefvater is leading a chorus of writers warning readers that if they download pirated ebooks, then ...

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Michigan makes a move on official English

Michigan makes a move on official English

Unlike European countries, the United States has no official language. This has not stopped, however, 32 states in the Union to adopt English as thei ...

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How Islamic law would deal with Harvey Weinstein

How Islamic law would deal with Harvey Weinstein

The Harvey Weinstein exposé has opened a can of worms. The news is filled on a daily basis about sexual abuse and harassment in the workplace. ...

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Newt Gingrich: Veterans who changed my life

Newt Gingrich: Veterans who changed my life

Last Saturday night, Callista and I had the great privilege of attending the Marine Corps Ball in Rome, Italy. The event commemorated the 242nd birth ...

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Justice Clarence Thomas: What holds U.S. together?

Justice Clarence Thomas: What holds U.S. together?

Justice Clarence Thomas told Laura Ingraham of Fox News Channel's "Ingraham Angle" on Wednesday that he doesn't know what holds Ame ...

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For those who think that hunting isn't pretty

For those who think that hunting isn't pretty

I am not the person you'd expect to be an outspoken supporter of hunting as a conservation tool. I've been a vegetarian for nearly half m ...

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Religion and morality remain pillars of the Republic

Religion and morality remain pillars of the Republic

A survey by Statista reveals that in Belgium 68 percent of the people believe that religion does more harm than good: Germany, Spain, Australia, ...

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Christianity and European culture are not one and the same, says Vatican official

Christianity and European culture are not one and the same, says Vatican official

"One of the major obstacles to the propagation of faith in Japan seems to be the false identification between Christianity and European culture, ...

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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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Half of Gringo-land belongs to Mexico, says 'Hamilton' creator's riposte to Trump

Half of Gringo-land belongs to Mexico, says 'Hamilton' creator's riposte to Trump

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'Shaken Earth': A novel approach to learning history

'Shaken Earth': A novel approach to learning history

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Prof complains of 'public lynching' for suspension after appearing on Tucker Carlson's show

Prof complains of 'public lynching' for suspension after appearing on Tucker Carlson's show

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The myth of pornography

The myth of pornography

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New poll reckons change in opinion on race relations

New poll reckons change in opinion on race relations

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Don't the victims of false accusation deserve sympathy?

Don't the victims of false accusation deserve sympathy?

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Why Republicans lose at politics

Why Republicans lose at politics

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Overestimating atheism in America

Overestimating atheism in America

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The West's civilizational struggle with itself and Islam

The West's civilizational struggle with itself and Islam

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Be not afraid in the face of evil

Be not afraid in the face of evil

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Regenerating Christian culture: Perfect love casts out fear

Regenerating Christian culture: Perfect love casts out fear

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Basketball star reveals struggle with lesbian bully players

Basketball star reveals struggle with lesbian bully players

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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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How the Classical Worldview supports our Modern Moral and Political Values

How the Classical Worldview supports our Modern Moral and Political Values

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Excerpt of 'Incarnation of the Poetic Word': new book by Michael Martin

Excerpt of 'Incarnation of the Poetic Word': new book by Michael Martin

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Confronting the theology of co-dependent mercy

Confronting the theology of co-dependent mercy

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An Amen corner for President Donald Trump

An Amen corner for President Donald Trump

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Steve Martin triggers feminists by complimenting late Carrie Fisher

Steve Martin triggers feminists by complimenting late Carrie Fisher

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Famed free-market economist/columnist signs off

Famed free-market economist/columnist signs off

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Which is worse: A cartoon frog or real anti-Semitism?

Which is worse: A cartoon frog or real anti-Semitism?

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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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Why the 'snowflake' generation crumples in the face of criticism

Why the 'snowflake' generation crumples in the face of criticism

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Video: Elderly disabled man assaulted by teens

Video: Elderly disabled man assaulted by teens

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Pope Francis wishes abundant blessings for Rosh Hashanah

Pope Francis wishes abundant blessings for Rosh Hashanah

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New on Netflix: October 2016

New on Netflix: October 2016

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Texas prisons ban Dante's 'Inferno' but is okay with 'Mein Kampf'

Texas prisons ban Dante's 'Inferno' but is okay with 'Mein Kampf'

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Accusations of 'cultural appropriation' after hotel rents teepees

Accusations of 'cultural appropriation' after hotel rents teepees

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Thought for the day: Within the heart

Thought for the day: Within the heart

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Netflix: new for August 2016

Netflix: new for August 2016

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Noted author answers whether Catholics can be simultaneously good Americans

Noted author answers whether Catholics can be simultaneously good Americans

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How the Muslim-Progressive-One Percenters impoverish America

How the Muslim-Progressive-One Percenters impoverish America

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Subtracting Christianity: how things got to be the way they are

Subtracting Christianity: how things got to be the way they are

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Transgender bathrooms? Okay by me, says Trump

Transgender bathrooms? Okay by me, says Trump

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Bridges as destinations: an essay

Bridges as destinations: an essay

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Young Americans not so keen on democracy

Young Americans not so keen on democracy

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Education secretary seeks 'wrap-around' services for minority students

Education secretary seeks 'wrap-around' services for minority students

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The decline of the West and the limits of secularization

The decline of the West and the limits of secularization

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

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

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Book review: Divine Science

Book review: Divine Science

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Corrupt politicians and police lead to cyber-porn and child abuse

Corrupt politicians and police lead to cyber-porn and child abuse

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God and Woman at Berkeley

God and Woman at Berkeley

A Berkeley professor re-thinks heavy hand of state

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Millennials and their trendy wedding vows

Millennials and their trendy wedding vows

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RIP: Paul Kantner of Jefferson Airplane

RIP: Paul Kantner of Jefferson Airplane

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A report from the front lines of the War on White people

A report from the front lines of the War on White people

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The everyday poetry in common speech

The everyday poetry in common speech

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England: Catholic cardinal and Anglican bishop to celebrate liturgy at Henry VIII's chapel

England: Catholic cardinal and Anglican bishop to celebrate liturgy at Henry VIII's chapel

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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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NYC: $250K fine for misuse of pronouns

NYC: $250K fine for misuse of pronouns

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How progressives stack the deck in the game of Life and Death

How progressives stack the deck in the game of Life and Death

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Christians show more tolerance than their critics

Christians show more tolerance than their critics

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A conservative victim of micro-aggressions speaks out

A conservative victim of micro-aggressions speaks out

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Undisturbed Etruscan tomb found in Italy

Undisturbed Etruscan tomb found in Italy

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White woman refuses to have kids because they would be white

White woman refuses to have kids because they would be white

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Maureen O'Hara and All Saints Day

Maureen O'Hara and All Saints Day

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Mexicans selling Trump mask for Halloween

Mexicans selling Trump mask for Halloween

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California schools to teach gay lifestyles as part of sex ed

California schools to teach gay lifestyles as part of sex ed

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Probing The Libertarian Mind, and the Kingdom of 'Whatever'

Probing The Libertarian Mind, and the Kingdom of 'Whatever'

Review and analysis of The Libertarian Mind: A Manifesto of Freedom, by David Boaz of the Cato Institute.

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Pope Francis' reform of annulment gives Catholics pause

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Teaching Latin to Catholic students

Teaching Latin to Catholic students

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Trevor Noah has filthy debut at Comedy Central

Trevor Noah has filthy debut at Comedy Central

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