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Russia

Why are Putin’s propagandists so bad at their jobs?

The Soviet Union had a powerful PR machine; today’s Russia less so

By Michael Warren Davis

Culture

Will Smith: the last gentleman

Violence isn’t always the answer, but it’s sometimes the answer

By Michael Warren Davis

Culture

The trans debate shows we’re all supremacists

We’re all stuck in the nineteenth century

By Michael Warren Davis

Politics

The right’s illiberal moment is over

Putin’s war has made it impossible to think that liberalism is our greatest threat

By Michael Warren Davis

Religion

Why won’t Pope Francis condemn Russia?

The Catholic leader has been criticized for being too soft on the Ukraine invasion

By Michael Warren Davis

Faith

Fasting this Lent for the people of Ukraine

Let’s not forget many Ukrainians are fasting too, even as war rages around them

By Michael Warren Davis

Culture

Pop culture is making millennials miserable

Instead of worrying about the latest ‘vibe shift,’ maybe we should get a life

By Michael Warren Davis

Religion

Say hello to Trans Jesus

Mixing politics and religion results, above all, in boredom

By Michael Warren Davis

Politics

Hanging up the MAGA hat

Donald Trump has been nudging the GOP to the left. It’s time to move on

By Michael Warren Davis

Culture

Time for the baby boomers to grow up already

The generation that wanted to remain forever young is now ruining everything, even old age

By Michael Warren Davis

Home

Live like it’s Christmas every day

For Christians, that spirit of charity must continue after the twelve days are up

By Michael Warren Davis

Religion

Why do so many Americans believe in the Devil?

More than believe in God in fact

By Michael Warren Davis

Politics

The rise of the New Stoics

Meet the new generation of social conservatives, not necessarily religious but trying to be good men

By Michael Warren Davis

Politics

Libertarians suck

They helped elect the very illiberal Joe Biden

By Michael Warren Davis

Internet

How failed parenting caused the ‘climate apocalypse’

To activist youffs, everything is an emergency

By Michael Warren Davis

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