P. Bracy Bersnak

P. Bracy Bersnak is assistant professor in the Department of Political Science and Economics at Christendom College. His views are his own.

Europe’s Crisis: A Roadmap From the Past


These are rough days for the European Union (EU). What began as a sovereign debt crisis has now metastasized into a political debacle for the leaders left holding the bag. Nicolas Sarkozy’s electoral defeat in France, the ouster of an austerity-minded government in Greece; and last month’s collapse of the governing coalition in the Netherlands […]

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The Book on Phyllis Schlafly


Phyllis Schlafly and Grassroots Conservatism: A Woman’s Crusade by Donald T. Critchlow (Princeton University Press, 438 pages, $29.95) “I’d like to burn you at the stake!” growled Betty Friedan at Phyllis Schlafly during a public debate over the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) at Illinois State University in 1973. Friedan and other feminists were unnerved by […]

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