Being and Taxes

A friend was talking to me recently. He observed that the post-election drama in Washington seems to be about more than taxes and spending. Everybody seems to feel that the stakes are high, . . . . Continue Reading »

On the Square Today

Patrick J. Deneen on the destructive life of George Bailey : One sees a dark side represented by George Bailey himself: the optimist, the adventurer, the builder, the man who persistently hates the . . . . Continue Reading »

Ghosts and Miracles

“The problem with real ghosts, as opposed to the elegant fictional creations of the likes of MR James and Susan Hill, is that their behaviour is so erratic and irritating,” write . . . . Continue Reading »