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WORLD's online columnists offer news analysis from a biblical perspective and insightful opinions on topics that arise at the intersection of Christianity and culture.

Congress still wasting taxpayers’ money

By Cal Thomas
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Government | As the tax deadline approaches it’s once again time to consider how the federal government wastes our money. Remember the spending caps that were supposed…

Doing the hard part after counseling

Doing the hard part after counseling

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | I have had to face the question of counseling. I make that statement conscious of the irony of it, because it is agreed that counseling is a good thing. The…

America’s casino culture gives rise to Donald Trump’s political success

By Russ Pulliam
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Campaign 2016 | About 30 years ago, casinos were confined to places like Las Vegas and Atlantic City. Gambling had its own subculture. It corrupted local politics, had links…

Don’t become desensitized to it all

By La Shawn Barber
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Polygamy | A federal judge struck down the section of Utah’s anti-bigamy law that bars a married person from living with another in a marriage-like…

Where are the European migrants now?

By Cal Thomas
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Refugees | LONDON—It’s called Frontex and, according to its website, the agency “promotes, coordinates and develops European border management in line with the…

Turning on the light in a dark building

Turning on the light in a dark building

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | Two miles north by the railroad tracks is a windowless shoebox of a one-story building I used to ponder when stuck in traffic waiting for the train to pass.

Hillary Clinton isn’t ‘just like us’

By D.C. Innes
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Campaign 2016 | In America, we prefer our leaders to be like us. We ask, do they understand the problems of people like me? So Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary…

The evangelical split over Donald Trump

By Nick Eicher
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Campaign 2016 | Each week, The World and Everything in It features a “Culture Friday” segment, in which Executive Producer Nick Eicher discusses the latest cultural news

Evangelicals must get it right on crime

By Anthony Bradley
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Prisons | When it comes to complex social issues it is paramount to read deeply and widely before arriving at conclusions and positing proposals for reform. This lack…

Fear of good deeds

Fear of good deeds

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | I find that some Christians have a hesitation about good deeds. On the one hand they promote and preach them. On the other hand they have ambivalence toward…

Whose morality do we follow?

By Cal Thomas
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Culture | BELFAST, Northern Ireland—In a recent interview for the BBC2 series Inside Obama’s White House , President Obama sounded wistful as he spoke to an interviewer…

Who decides what’s ‘sexually explicit’ for your children?

By La Shawn Barber
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Education | One of my fantasies is to see millions of Christian parents pull their children out of government schools—en masse. (Weird fantasy?) And take their tax…

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