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In Praise of Dead White Men

Commentary, Culture Wars, Philip Carl Salzman

Every age has its obsessions. Religious differences among Christians led to brutal and bloody religious wars a few centuries ago. National conflicts among European powers led to worldwide wars in the 19thand 20th centuries. In the West, our 21st century obsession is identity politics and its conflict between …

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Victoria Sues God

Commentary, Environment, Lee Harding

It has come to this—Victoria wants to round up a posse of municipalities to sue oil companies for damages from climate change. Not only is such a case well-nigh impossible to prove, it is also full of rich ironies. Weather-related …