From the Editors



This Week — 7.27.15

From Ethika Politika, our friends, and around the web.

David Mills

July 27, 2015

An Open Letter to Dr. Jill McCabe

We cannot understand your uncritical support of Planned Parenthood, especially in the light of the horrific videos showing that business’s disregard for civilized behavior and cavalier commodification of the human body.

Mattias A. Caro

July 26, 2015

The Dominican Option and the Common Good

It is precisely the most fundamental natural truths that we must now argue for if we are to recover a politics of the common good.

C.C. Pecknold

July 23, 2015

Real Politics After the Culture Wars

The liberal division between public and private spheres encourages the conclusion that politics is primarily electoral and obscures the primacy of local political activity.

Caleb Bernacchio and Philip de Mahy

July 22, 2015

The Liberal Option’s Answer to the Benedict Option

Liberalism is the problem the same way “culture” is the problem, or “society,” or “religion,” or “secularism,” or any other general noun that mutually admits of several concrete forms with varying degrees of moral worth.

Dylan Pahman

July 21, 2015

The God of Surprises

As our theories reveal patterns and regularities, and as the language of mathematics pushes the theories to ever-greater precision and predictability, we gain glimpses into the beauty of God’s creation.

Phil Sakimoto

July 20, 2015