Misguided UCLA debate over bias of believers
Adèle Keim, San Francisco Chronicle
“Given that you are a Jewish student and very active in the Jewish community, how do you see yourself being able to maintain an unbiased view?” That sentence, uttered last month by a UCLA undergraduate evaluating a Jewish student-government candidate, has ignited a firestorm.
Why Net Neutrality Regulations Should Concern You
Ed Feulner, The Daily Signal
There’s a reason the words “I’m from the government, and I’m here to help” are a punchline. Government involvement rarely helps. In many instances, in fact, it exacerbates the situation.
Lord of the Permanent Things
Jonathan Witt and Jay W. Richards, Intercollegiate Review
Scholars have spent decades debating the literary and theological significance of his novels. There’s been less careful treatment of Tolkien’s political and economic thought, even though, as Tolkien commentator Joseph Pearce has put it, the longer novel’s “political significance” is “second only to the religious in its importance.”
First they came for the women. Then they came for the Christians. Then they came for the nuns.
Dr. (Sr.) Ananda Amritmahal, Quartz
Shock. Horror. Outrage. Another church burnt, another place of worship desecrated. Another group of Christians attacked.