How Islam and the West went wrong

May 19, 2018 by

by Andrew Gimson, Conservative Home: The House of Islam: A Global History by Ed Husain. This is an excellent book which should be read by anyone of a conservative disposition who feels baffled by the Muslim world. For Ed Husain brings out, without labouring, the blinkered attitudes of the modern...

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How should we respond to this transgender moment?

May 9, 2018 by

by Ian Paul, Psephizo: When it comes to the issue of transgenderism, there appears to be one thing everyone is agreed on: it is complex and challenging! The claims of transgender ideology appear to have rushed on us in a moment; the issues involved touch everyone very deeply; there are bizarre...

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Why Tolkien’s world endures

Apr 29, 2018 by

by  Ffion Shiner, TCW: In the past month two major pieces of J R R Tolkien news have come out. First, Amazon’s buying of the rights to produce a multi-series show based on Tolkien’s Middle-earth, likely to cost $1billion. Second, a new Tolkien book, The Fall of Gondolin, set hundreds of years...

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Whatever Happened to Manhood?

Apr 27, 2018 by

by Louis Markos, The Imaginative Conservative: The war against boys has been going on for several decades now, and it is beginning to bear its bitter fruit. Fewer and fewer young men are willing to stand up and be leaders, to take responsibility for their actions and those of others, to be the...

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How the New Corporate Elite Sold Same-Sex Marriage to the American Public

Apr 23, 2018 by

by Scott Yenor, Public Discourse: Darel Paul’s meticulous, courageous account of how the elites brought same-sex marriage to America deserves to be read by all who would understand where we are and where we’re going. Though it was now almost three years ago, the Supreme Court’s Obergefell...

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Is the Benedict Option the Best Option for Today’s Church?

Apr 22, 2018 by

by David Robertson, theweeflea: There is a new ‘cool’ book in town! It’s a New York Times bestseller, endorsed by Russell Moore, Archbishop Charles J.Chaput, and, the ultimate accolade, Carl R.Trueman!   How could I resist? Especially as it is subtitled “A strategy for Christians in a...

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