EPPC Briefly: September 18, 2014

September 18, 2014 EPPC Briefly: George Weigel on an Ominous ‘Intermission’ in Ukraine Featured Publication ‘Intermission’ in Ukraine? EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel surveys the “ominous historical resonances” of the state of affairs in Ukraine, where “the fall of 2014 is looking ominously like the late months of 1938 and the first months of 1939.” Mr. […]

EPPC Briefly: Stanley Kurtz on the Dangers of Another Clinton Co-Presidency

Bill and Hillary Clinton’s “still poorly-understood power-sharing arrangement”; why ‘history’ won’t defeat ISIS; the latest step in the HHS mandate saga; and more.

Yuval Levin Honored as One of the Politico 50

EPPC Hertog Fellow Yuval Levin has been selected by Politico Magazine as one of the “Politico 50,” the magazine’s list of “the thinkers, doers and dreamers who really matter in this age of gridlock and dysfunction.”

EPPC’s American Religious Freedom Program Spins Off 1st Amendment Partnership

The Ethics and Public Policy Center is pleased to announce that its American Religious Freedom Program has given rise to the launch of the 1st Amendment Partnership, an independent organization dedicated to promoting and protecting religious freedom in America.

EPPC Briefly: The Immigration Middle Ground

Yuval Levin on President Obama’s possible “unilateral action”; Mary Rice Hasson on transgender teachers; Peter Wehner on foreign policy myths; and more.

EPPC Briefly: Putin, MH17, and the Lethality of the Big Lie

George Weigel on dealing with Vladimir Putin in the wake of the Malaysian Airlines shootdown in Ukraine; Bruce Cole on a new exhibition of Andrew Wyeth’s work; the GOP’s growing vulnerability on cultural issues; and more.

EPPC Briefly: Hobby Lobby Victory for Religious Liberty

Analyzing the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby ruling; exploring how the GOP can appeal to Hispanic Evangelical voters; video and audio from the 2014 Bradley Symposium; and more.

EPPC Flash: EPPC Welcomes Mona Charen as Senior Fellow

EPPC is pleased to welcome syndicated columnist and political analyst Mona Charen as its newest senior fellow. Ms. Charen’s work at EPPC will focus on women and politics, feminism, and the state of the family.

George Weigel Honored by Lithuanian Foreign Ministry

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.

George Weigel receives Lithuanian Diplomacy Star

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