Explosive Business in North Dakota

A North Dakota university has a bright future as one of the leaders of Catholic higher education reform.

A Pessimistic Case for Hope

A clearer sense of the limits of human nature should help traditionalists see not only why traditionalism never triumphs in the liberal society but also why progressivism can never suffice.

The Senate and the Courts

President Obama has been remarkably successful in reshaping the federal courts, and this year’s Senate election will determine whether Republicans can begin restoring the courts to their proper role.


Is It Ever Okay to Spank?

It may be time to reconsider whether using physical punishment is appropriate for teaching children right from wrong.

Reforming the Budget Process

A better federal budget process could lower some of the political and legislative obstacles to entitlement reform, even if it cannot remove them altogether.

George Weigel on Pope Benedict XVI, Regensburg, and the Future of Islam

EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel talks with Italian news-and-commentary Web site Tempi about issues raised in Mr. Weigel’s recent column, “Regensburg Vindicated.”


Why Hillary’s Alinsky Letters Matter

Newly uncovered correspondence shows that, despite her claims to centrism, Hillary Clinton has always been in tune with the goals of the radical left.

Barack’s World

Barack Obama increasingly lives in a world detached from reality, and we’re paying a very high price for it.

Replacing Obamacare Saves a Lot of Money

A new cost estimate shows once again that it is possible to provide access to insurance for all Americans at far less expense than the Affordable Care Act.

Memorial to Waste

The farcical attempt to build an Eisenhower memorial in Washington has been an insult to the memory of an American hero.