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McCarthyism, Then and Now

June 15, 2017 Jerry Salyer 5

Before calling the reader’s attention to a year-old Claremont Review of Books article which compares Donald Trump to Joseph McCarthy, I should first make clear that I do not regard this comparison to be such […]

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Way beyond the New Atheist nonsense

June 14, 2017 George Weigel 3

Given the intellectual flimsiness of their work, it’s best to look for cultural causes to explain the “New Atheists”’ popularity. And surely one factor here is the now-canonical notion in Western high culture that biblical […]