Paper Clippings The Blog of The Crossroads Cultural Center

Paper Clippings, more than a classical blog, is a service providing valuable reading material in order to help readers reach a judgment about current affairs. Comments and discussion are more than welcome.

Tuesday
May272014

A very unsuccessful therapy

Brendan O'Neill blames therapy culture for the latest rampage.
Thursday
May012014

Globalized Libertinism

Patrick J. Deneen on the "false consciousness" of the elites.
Thursday
Apr242014

In the strangest places

Tuesday
Apr152014

On a different planet

If you ever worried that you may be alone in finding most contemporary journalists to be uneducated fools, worry no longer. David Bentley Hart is with you.
Monday
Apr142014

A meta-political problem

On the state of the family in the US.
Wednesday
Apr092014

The truth will set you free

Mollie Hemingway on the "power of the powerless" and same-sex marriage.
Wednesday
Apr022014

Destroying all identities

Christopher Caldwell on the situation in France.
Tuesday
Mar182014

Conjuring reality away

Roger Scruton on scientism and culture.
Tuesday
Mar182014

The new Puritans

There is a deep continuity between mainstream American Protestantism and American secularism.
Monday
Mar102014

Faith's true purpose

Terry Eagleton on post-modernism and unbelief.
Thursday
Feb272014

Causal Density

Do not trust those who claim to base public policy on social science.
Thursday
Feb202014

Stuff

Michael Hanby on same-sex marriage.
Tuesday
Feb182014

A society designed for the strong

Patrick J. Deenen on Burke vs. Stuart Mill in contemporary US culture.
Thursday
Feb132014

Responsibility

Michael Gerson and Peter Wehner push back against libertarianism.
Thursday
Jan302014

Mystification

A brilliant analysis by Ross Douthat.