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Presidential treadmill

Presidential treadmill

By Marvin Olasky
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Books | Remembering Washington and Lincoln

Winston Churchill: A man for all times

By Cal Thomas
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History | LONDON—It is an old debating point: Do the times make the man, or does the man make the times? In the case of Winston Churchill, whose death 50 years ago…

A time for sober reflection

By Lynde Langdon
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Race Issues | Forty-six years after Martin Luther King Jr.’s death, America still struggles with racial tension and divisions

Did Colonial America have abortions? Yes, but …

Did Colonial America have abortions? Yes, but …

By Marvin Olasky
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Abortion | An excerpt from Abortion Rites: A Social History of Abortion in America

Good reading about William Wilberforce and Hannah More’s Clapham Sect

By Russ Pulliam
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Books | WORLD Magazine’s annual Roe v. Wade issue includes an interview with Karen Swallow Prior, author of an excellent new book about Hannah More, William…

A new Hollywood attempt at selling Jesus

By Sophia Lee
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Television | Marketing for the TV movie Killing Jesus predictably downplays the divinity of Christ

Archeologists unearth possible site of Jesus’ trial

By Julie Borg
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History | Archeologists have discovered what they believe to be Herod’s palace and the much-debated site where Jesus’ trial took place. Most historians and…

Depression-era dishonesty

Depression-era dishonesty

By Marvin Olasky
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Roe v. Wade | The drive for abortion began not in the 1960s but in the 1930s

Karen Swallow Prior: Hannah and her brothers

By Marvin Olasky
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Q&A | A Christian poet’s battle against slavery has lessons for today

America’s most surprising military victory was also a win over prejudice

By Marvin Olasky
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History | Two hundred years ago today, on January 8, 1815, the Battle of New Orleans ended with dramatic casualty numbers: 71 Americans vs. 2,042 British soldiers. You…

Midday Roundup: Conservative coup attempt mars Boehner’s big day

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Opening session. Republicans took control of Congress yesterday. The transition went smoothly in the Senate, where Mitch McConnell of Kentucky took over the…

A Reformed approach to racial reconciliation

A Reformed approach to racial reconciliation

By Warren Cole Smith
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Q&A | Anthony Bradley talks about God’s sovereignty and how we can demonstrate the unity Jesus prayed for in His church

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