Thanksgiving and the Constitution
Carson Holloway, Public Discourse
Strict separation of church and state would require us to throw out Thanksgiving as a religious holiday proclaimed by the president. Instead, we should embrace Thanksgiving and throw out strict separationism as a misguided interpretation of the Constitution.
Reducing Poverty and Raising Prosperity
Tom Donohue, Free Enterprise
Though tremendous strides have been made in reducing global poverty, the World Bank estimates that 1 billion people will be living in extreme deprivation by 2015.
Sam Rocha’s Strange and Startling Philosophy of Education
Stephen H. Webb, First Things
Samuel D. Rocha does not just think outside the box. When it comes to education, his thought is downright otherworldly.
This Thanksgiving, Stop Idolizing the Pilgrims
Review by Thomas S. Kidd, Christianity Today
An evangelical historian teaches us how to think critically about the heroes of our past.