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Debate swirls as power of tech giants grows…

Article posted September 24, 2017 at 8:55 PM


Debate swirls as power of tech giants grows...

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2020 VISION: Biden Stokes Speculation of Presidential Run…

Article posted September 24, 2017 at 8:55 PM


2020 VISION: Biden Stokes Speculation of Presidential Run...

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Tradition and the Individual Talent (American Catholic Edition)

Article posted September 24, 2017 at 8:18 PM

By Nicholas Frankovich

“We just weren’t good enough,” said Ralph McInerny, the late novelist and legendary Thomist at Notre Dame. He meant that the American Catholic literary bloom that began in the mid-20th century withered after the ’60s not because the world turned against it but because the talent dried up. Joseph Bottum says he expected McInerny to mention Vatican II. After all, it coincided with what Bottum sees as the beginning of the end of America’s Catholic literary moment. Modernizing reforms that began in earnest in the ’60s rapidly made Catholicism over into something that no one in an earlier generation would have
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Via: https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/451676/american-catholic-novels-decline-traditional-western-culture

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Germany’s Election – Merkel Stumbles (But Still Wins)

Article posted September 24, 2017 at 7:11 PM

By Andrew Stuttaford

Well… Angela Merkel, Germany’s worst postwar chancellor, but the leader (to some) of the free world and paramount defender (to some) of ‘liberal values’ appears to have stumbled (just a bit, at least: She still won) in today’s parliamentary elections. The Guardian: Angela Merkel has secured a fourth term as German chancellor but with her authority diminished, after her conservative bloc secured the lead position in parliamentary elections but failed to halt the march of rightwing populists. The Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) was celebrating its historic third place success on Sunday night, having secured 13% of the vote, according to exit polls,
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Via: https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/451674/germanys-election-merkel-stumbles-still-wins

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On #TakeTheKnee

Article posted September 24, 2017 at 6:21 PM

By Michael Brendan Dougherty

Rich Lowry is probably correct about the political dynamics at work when president Trump said NFL owners should fire players who don’t stand for the national anthem. In his crude way, Trump found a way to activate a majoritarian kick reflex. But, what might be good for Trump in the short term is horrible for the NFL and probably bad for society. Although I’ve drifted away from watching football for the past few years for no particular reason, I hope the league has some very creative minds working on what is bound to be an immense problem. Cultural partisanship
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Via: https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/451673/nfl-players-kneel-during-anthem-division-america

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