George Weigel Honored by Lithuanian Foreign Ministry

George Weigel receives Lithuanian Diplomacy Star

EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel was awarded the Lithuanian Diplomacy Star at a June 11 ceremony at the Lithuanian Embassy for his tireless work on behalf of democracy and human rights, and for his critical support of Lithuania’s struggle for independence from the Soviet Union.


EPPC Briefly: Reform Conservatism vs. Governmental Incompetence

Yuval Levin on why government fails so often; the upcoming 2014 Bradley Symposium; George Weigel honored by Lithuanian Foreign Ministry; thinking through the morality of the Bergdahl deal; and much more

EPPC Briefly


EPPC Flash: Celebrating George Weigel’s Silver Anniversary

This month marks EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel’s 25th anniversary with the Ethics and Public Policy Center. What a remarkable 25 years it has been!

EPPC Briefly


EPPC Briefly: Weigel, Eberstadt Address Members of Class of 2014

A New Birth of Freedom; You Are More Important Than You Know; A Conservative Governing Agenda; and much more

EPPC Briefly


EPPC Briefly: A False Portrait of Norman Rockwell

Bruce Cole on a strange new biography of Norman Rockwell; Yuval Levin on Uncommon Knowledge; George Weigel talks with the head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church; and more

EPPC Briefly


EPPC Files Amicus Brief in HHS Mandate Cases

The Ethics and Public Policy Center is today filing a Supreme Court amicus brief in the pending HHS mandate cases. EPPC’s brief thoroughly refutes the Obama administration’s claim that for-profit corporations are inherently incapable of an “exercise of religion” for purposes of the protections afforded by the federal Religious Freedom Restoration Act and the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment.



EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel Speaks at National Book Festival

EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel will discuss his book Evangelical Catholicism at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.



EPPC Senior Fellow Bruce Cole Named to Eisenhower Memorial Commission

President Obama has appointed EPPC Senior Fellow Bruce Cole to serve on the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission. Dr. Cole, a member of the board of advisers for the National Civic Art Society and former National Endowment for the Humanities chairman, has been a leading critic of Frank Gehry’s design for the Eisenhower Memorial.



EPPC Welcomes Henry Olsen as Senior Fellow

EPPC is pleased to welcome Henry Olsen as its newest senior fellow. Mr. Olsen’s work at EPPC will focus on…



EPPC Welcomes New Communications Director

EPPC is pleased to welcomed our first-ever communications director, Josh Britton. He is responsible for overseeing EPPC’s external communications, including press outreach, donor communications, and social media, to ensure that the valuable work done by EPPC’s scholars reaches as broad an audience as possible.



George Weigel Receives Honorary Doctorate from Ukrainian Catholic University

EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel received the third honorary doctorate ever bestowed by the Ukrainian Catholic University, prior to addressing the university’s commencement on July 6.



EPPC Earns Highest Charity Rating

We are pleased to report that Charity Navigator, America’s largest charity evaluator, has awarded the Ethics and Public Policy Center its highest rating of four stars.