9/11: the Era of Illusion

I have been thinking about 9/11 a lot lately. Anniversaries imbue special dates with added significance, and the twentieth anniversary of...

Disquiet on the Christian Front

July is traditionally a time of spiritual retreat for Ignatian Christians. This past month, I disengaged from worldly affairs, refrained...

Our Surreal Cultural Moment

Much as the word 'Nazi' lost its bite when liberals began applying it to wedding bakers refusing to make gay cakes, 'the end of the...