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Political Life and the Church

September 26, 2018 James Kalb 4

The relation between the Church and political life depends on her position in society generally. In the best situation, Catholicism would be generally recognized as a guide to action and belief, and that situation would […]

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The ABC of Liberal Failure

July 1, 2018 James Kalb 6

Patrick J. Deneen’s much-discussed book rightly points out that liberalism comes down to an individualism and subjectivism that divorce us from nature and make each of […]

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Sanity and the Church

April 30, 2018 James Kalb 8

Cultural radicalism rejects tradition, and therefore rejects everything except immediate impressions, abstract ideology, and naked will. That’s no way to build anything solid, let alone […]