Spectator in-depth


Fiduciary Virtues: How Important Is Donald Trump’s ‘Character’?


As an ROTC product, I got my infantry credentials in the summer of 1971. The Vietnam War was winding down, and, to my surprise, they didn’t need all us young lieutenants on active duty. So they offered us the Guard/Reserve option if we’d agree to a longer commitment. I took it so that I could […]

Continue Reading


Without a Hitch: But Did He Convert?


The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: The Restless Soul of the World’s Most Notorious Atheist By Larry Alex Taunton (Nelson Books, 201 pages, $14.99) It’s legitimate to ask why any writer or reader would be interested in the faith of Christopher Hitchens, or to suspect he had any faith or mission in life other than to […]

Continue Reading