In a truly weird essay in the New York Times on Nov. 2, its resident conservative (with a soft spot for sharia Catholic socialists) Ross Douthat shows us why ordinary people have come to distrust intellectuals. It takes a special kind of smarts to write something this… wrong. Douthat says that he cannot vote for […]
John Zmirak is author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to Catholicism.
One of the key demographics in the upcoming election is Catholics, especially in swing states such as Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. The polls are all over the place, but several at least have suggested that Catholics support the pro-choice Hillary Clinton over pro-life Donald Trump. If that is true it is staggering, and a grave public […]
This column appeared in the Dec. 2005-Jan. 2006 issue of The American Spectator. To subscribe, please click here. On September 23, USA Today published an editorial which should serve as a wake-up call to everyone who cares about American higher education. Pointing to a recent U.S. Department of Education study, the paper noted with alarm […]