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western values

Thank God for western values

April 17, 2019 6:58 am

The debt of the contemporary West to Christianity is more deeply rooted than many assume

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The moral folly of slavery reparations

April 16, 2019 4:39 pm

Honor, not victimhood

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Notre-Dame is a sign of the times

April 16, 2019 12:56 pm

When it reopens, Notre Dame will be even more a museum, even less a shrine

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Je suis Notre-Dame

April 16, 2019 12:20 pm

Let’s not forget the true victims of the tragic fire: Instagram influencers

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My father threatened to sue me for my first novel

April 15, 2019 3:50 pm

Literary lapses and family law: A Slightly Foxed books excerpt

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Democrats, not Republicans, will dismantle Obama’s legacy

April 15, 2019 1:45 pm

The shrill tone of online debate makes 2008 seem like a century ago

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Notes from the Gravelanche

April 14, 2019 10:15 am

How Mike Gravel’s fighting talk livened up the Democratic primary

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A bizarre exhibition of Trump family fan art

April 13, 2019 4:05 pm

The strangest Melania and Ivanka Trump illustrations the internet has to offer

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Turning Point USA plug anti-Semitic conspiracy theory on Twitter

April 12, 2019 3:16 pm

Did these kids Google ‘Kalergi plan’ before telling people to ‘GOOGLE “Kalergi plan”?

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Who would have thought Michael Avenatti was a greedy porn lawyer?

April 12, 2019 12:44 pm

His case should be an admonitory tale

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Roger Scruton: An apology for thinking

April 11, 2019 9:37 am

I am forced to acknowledge what a mistake it is to address young leftists as though they were responsible human beings

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Roger Stone: I will be vindicated

April 11, 2019 5:49 am

The Republican campaign strategist on the Bushes, Alex Jones, and how he’s never described himself as a ‘dirty trickster’

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Roger Scruton on Soros and Hungary

April 10, 2019 10:15 pm

It is clear from his consistent pattern of statements that Scruton is not anti-Semitic towards George Soros

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Pastor Pete and the politics of religion

April 10, 2019 1:17 pm

Referring those who disagree with you to the Almighty isn’t a political statement, it’s a theological one

Vipassanā

Jack Dorsey opened my eyes to Vipassanā

April 10, 2019 11:54 am

Godfrey Elfwick describes his 10-day retreat

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The Young Pope and the old game

April 9, 2019 10:26 pm

When it comes to sport, soccer is the world’s game, and the US is playing catch-up

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Pyle on: the warped logic of online cancel culture

April 9, 2019 3:07 pm

Political positions are more nuanced than what can fit into a tweet

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Why the Left can’t understand Tucker Carlson

April 6, 2019 12:12 pm

The only script he follows is his own

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Fortnite should be banned, I agree with Prince Harry

April 5, 2019 1:54 pm

When I was a young boy, I socialized plenty and spent very little time inside the house

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Piers Morgan: why Donald Trump will be re-elected in 2020

April 4, 2019 3:06 pm

He’s a brilliant campaigner who’s won every political contest he’s entered

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Mortimer Sackler and me

April 4, 2019 2:40 pm

A game of tennis with the founder of the disgraced drugs company told me all I needed to know about the man

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Am I about to be usurped by Philippe, our handsome French gardener?

April 4, 2019 1:01 pm

All the women – Catriona included – seem to have fallen under his spell

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‘Boom!’: an autopsy of the media after the Mueller bombshell

April 4, 2019 11:05 am

Dunking on Rachel Maddow may be fun, but she’s far from the sole perpetrator

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If Thomas Friedman bristles at Brexit, you know everything will be OK

April 3, 2019 4:20 pm

The philosopher-king’s take on Britain leaving the EU is his typical mixture of Midwestern gee-shucking and historical buffoonery