RIGHT REASON: Blog of "philosophical conservatism." Includes Rogers Scruton and Kimball as contributors. Here. … [Read more...]


FAMILY SCHOLARS has a lot of important posts up--mostly news links, mostly on divorce and children of divorce. … [Read more...]


SYRIA EXPOSED. Via Hit & Run. … [Read more...]


AND MEANWHILE, SHE IS BEING DENIED FOOD AND WATER: Amy Welborn is an excellent source for eloquent statements of the pro-life/Catholic viewpoint on Terri Schiavo; Welborn also covered the Congressional debate.CodeBlueBlog: Medical blog disputes common interpretation of Schiavo CT scan. Discussed here and here.The Corner is having a kind of John Derbyshire vs. the world discussion--most of the arguments you'll hear are being discussed there.KausFiles.The editors of National Review.Noli Irritare … [Read more...]


You come here looking for the ride to glory,Head back home with a blogwatch story...After Abortion: "The world feels much less safe if it seems to be a world where we chronically notice and repeat bad things about each other. An unsafe harshly critical world is not a good world to be pregnant in."Hit & Run: Internship at Reason.R. James Woolsey recommends spy novels. Via The Corner. … [Read more...]


"LET ALL MORTAL FLESH KEEP SILENT": COUNSELING AND COMPROMISE. Next scene of short story. In which Irina breaks the rules for Leon, Alison breaks the rules for Irina, and we see both women doing their jobs. The basic idea, at this point: We're watching three people who are embedded in a deeply evil system, like ticks buried in flesh. We get right inside their heads, at least if I'm doing this right. Therefore, this story is very disturbing. The second scene is the one it's easiest to slap an … [Read more...]


SERIES ON PRO-LIFE WOMEN WHO ABORT: At After Abortion. Powerful. "I'm writing this series because of the mistaken belief that if you teach your children that abortion is very wrong, your children will therefore not have abortions, even if they agree with you that abortion is very wrong." … [Read more...]