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National Review: The Maker of Middle-earth, in Gorgeous Detail

08/20/2018

A traveling exhibit displays the most thorough collection in years of Tolkien’s wide-ranging creative gifts.

CNN: Pope Changes Death Penalty Doctrine

08/03/2018

Last night I joined CNN’s SE Cupp to discuss Pope Francis’s new doctrine on the death penalty.

Weekly Standard: Chinese intimidation comes to Benedict Rogers’s mailbox

07/23/2018

The British human rights advocate has worked to hold China accountable as the regime reaches “well beyond its borders to silence critics,” he says.

Weekly Standard: Religion and the Renaissance

07/09/2018

Reflecting on the prominence of the art.

The Hill: When human rights are abused from all sides

06/29/2018

“Propaganda about human rights abounds. Only statesmen with moral clarity can cut through the fog.”

The Hill: On D-Day’s anniversary, Eisenhower reminds us of just war in action

06/06/2018

Historians tend to disregard Eisenhower’s religious beliefs as political posturing but the truth is much deeper.

National Review: Trump, North Korea, and the Reagan Doctrine

05/15/2018

Human rights must be at the center of negotiations with North Korea.

National Review: C. S. Lewis and the Great War

04/16/2018

A hundred years ago, Lewis was an atheist in the trenches of a terrible war.

CNN: Pope Francis Losing Favor Among American Catholics

03/09/2018

Is Pope Francis too liberal for U.S. conservatives?

Weekly Standard: In Praise of Folly

01/15/2018

What a 16th-century blockbuster teaches us about leadership in the age of Trump.