Culture Wars

Buzzed on Coffee and Double Standards

On the inverted pyramid of concern.

Being Evil

How we’ve come to demand a very simplistic morality from our entertainment.

Life Is Too Short For Hating Harry & Meghan

What wretched souls would want to earn their bread by performatively despising strangers?

The New Political Battleground

School board elections, the new venue for fighting the culture wars, are getting more attention from political action groups.

The First Culture War and Its Lingering Fallout

A new book that blames Ronald Reagan and economic resentment misses the real cause.

It’s Never ‘Just a Joke’

And Social Darwinism is just plain ugly.

The Soft Smollett

Blaming society at large is an easy—and unfair—excuse for an embarrassing creative failure.

When Culture Wars Go Way Too Far

State efforts to break families over transgender issues threaten foundational American rights.

Against the Extremism of the American Masculinity Debate

There is always a path to raising a boy to be his own version of a good man.