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Anthony Esolen
The demand for freedom without responsibility parallels the growth of the omnipotent state, for radical individualism and invasive government...
Karl Keating
A few months ago I received a fund-raising letter signed by the president of a nonprofit organization that concerns itself chiefly with...
Robert P. Lockwood
On the Wednesday after Election Day, November 1960, I was at the front of a line marching up the stairs at Christ the King grammar school in...
Karl Keating
In a few months the presidential primaries begin, and not long after that candidates for lesser offices, from Congress down to city council,...
Russell Shaw
"Life is one world, and life seen in the newspapers another," G.K. Chesterton quipped. Today the news media are in the midst of a profound...
Karl Keating
If a burglar were to break into my home and steal the television, I might not notice its absence for several weeks. Perhaps twice a year I go...
Hilaire Belloc
This essay is written in reply to one recently published in the United States, which supported the familiar thesis that the Catholic Church is...
It may be tempting to dismiss much of the Catholic-bashing that goes on by thinking, "Oh, it's only an isolated incident," or, "Catholics will...
Karl Keating
Summer doldrums. Maybe they drew the Republicans here for the convention. Whatever else you say, San Diego has the rest of the country (and...