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
May302017

The death of American conservatism

according to Patrick Deneen.
Thursday
May042017

Live every day to the fullest

Cardinal Van Thuan is on his way to canonization.
Wednesday
May032017

No more left vs. right

A somewhat dense but interesting essay by Pierre Manent.
Tuesday
Apr112017

Movement

On Catholicism in France
Wednesday
Mar292017

Chickpeas

Friday
Mar242017

Worse

Peter Beinart on how secularization in the US is sharpening polarization.
Tuesday
Feb282017

Eyewitnesses

This sounds like an interesting book.
Friday
Feb242017

Still going strong

John Allen remembers Fr. Giussani.
Thursday
Feb162017

Expressive individualism

In many ways, our culture keeps is stuck in the 1960's.
Monday
Feb132017

Saved by beauty

A new book on Dorothy Day.
Thursday
Feb022017

Alone

Christians in Northern Nigeria.
Sunday
Jan222017

No one beyond forgiveness

An interesting story.
Wednesday
Jan042017

A time of chaos

Is Canada embracing a new form of totalitarianism?
Tuesday
Jan032017

Philantropy

Regardless of how representative Victor Davis Hanson's experiences may be, it is true that compassion from a distance is a very characteristic phenomenon of our time.
Friday
Dec232016

Genesis

A conversion story.