College Students Claim Objective ‘Truth’ Is A Racist ‘Myth’

Apr 21, 2017 by

by Amanda Prestigiacomo, Daily Wire: It’s finally happened: the Social Justice Left has openly called objective “truth” a racist “myth” steeped in “white supremacy.” What else could it be? After outgoing Pomona College President David Oxtoby sent a...

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Harm, Neutrality, or Truth: What Is the Basis of Liberalism?

Apr 20, 2017 by

by Christopher O Tollefsen, Public Discourse: Consider two forms of liberalism. One, indebted to John Stuart Mill, takes the harm principle as its guarantor of liberty. Liberty is to be protected except when one person threatens harm to another. This form of liberalism leaves citizens lots to...

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Truth and freedom

Apr 16, 2017 by

by Brendan O’Neill, spiked: The new clerisy’s fondness for censorship makes it an enemy of truth. The most curious thing about the political class’s war in defence of truth is that it coexists with a war against freedom of speech. In one breath, our betters, whether it’s the technocrats of...

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Out of the Ashes: Anthony Esolen’s Clarion Call to Restore Culture, Faith, and Sanity

Mar 13, 2017 by

by Michael Bradley, Public Discourse: […]  “I shall decry the decay of civilization,” Esolen announces at the outset of his newest book, Out of the Ashes: Rebuilding American Culture. And decry he most certainly does. His diagnosis of American culture is almost shocking in its...

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Timeo danaos et dona ferentis?

Feb 12, 2017 by

by Martin Davie: There are two stories which helpfully illustrate the choice which those on General Synod who hold an orthodox view of human sexuality will have to make about whether to vote to ‘take note’ of GS 2055, the House of Bishops report on Marriage and Sexual Relationships after the...

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Serving the truth in scandal

Feb 6, 2017 by

by Lee Gatiss, Church Society: Lee Gatiss looks two ways in which truth and justice are not well served in times of scandal, such as the current controversy surrounding John Smyth and the Iwerne Trust. “This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no...

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