Blog author: jcarter
Friday, August 1, 2014

Francis and the Evangelicals
Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Aleteia

The pope’s planned reform is larger and more deep rooted than one imagines.

Genital Mutilation: The Real War On Women
D.C. McAllister, The Federalist

Estimates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicate that at least 150,000 to 200,000 girls in the United States are at risk of being forced to undergo FGM.

Gordon College and Pluralism in Higher Education
Adam J. MacLeod, Public Discourse

Requiring all colleges and universities to adopt the same practices and policies would destroy their institutional identities and prevent them from achieving their diverse missions.

Marriage Won’t End Poverty. But It Will Help (A Lot).
Rachel Sheffield, The Daily Signal

It’s true that that marriage is not a silver bullet to cure poverty. But problematically some on the left , including Price, use that assertion to conclude that marriage should be left out of the equation to solve poverty altogether. This is completely off base.