Abortion abolitionists

by Laura Hollis -- Before the United States was even a nation, during its formation, and all the way up until the Civil War, those who opposed slavery argued fervently for its more…

10 post-debate questions for the candidates

by Laura Hollis -- There are so many responses one might have to the fallacies and fictions spouted at Tuesday evening's first debate between the Democratic candidates for president, and so many more…

Beware next generation of speech police

by Laura Hollis -- Each week brings new proof of how little understanding the current generation of college students has of our system of government or the liberties it was created to more…

'Progressives' take Christians for fools

by Laura Hollis -- One hundred years ago, it may have made sense for those who called themselves Christians to gravitate to a new sociopolitical movement called "progressivism" as a means to more…

Christians must abandon 'progressivism'

by Laura Hollis -- For many Christians – and for some Catholics in particular – self-identification as politically "progressive" is as much a part of their identities as religious affiliation itself. Indeed, more…

An epidemic of denial: Mental illness in teens

by Laura Hollis -- Late last month, the Chronicle of Higher Education featured an article titled, "An Epidemic of Anguish," in which the author describes the skyrocketing rates of student mental illness more…

Let's reduce our 'outrage footprint'

by Laura Hollis -- Since the horrific shooting, each time I see pictures of Vester Flanagan (aka Bryce Williams), my heart is broken. For his victims. For his family. And yes, for more…

Progressivism: Death always results

by Laura Hollis -- National Review magazine had Carly Fiorina on its cover recently, with the headline "Carly the Communicator." The lead story featured example after example of Fiorina's clear and articulate more…

That's not the competition -- it's the cabinet

by Laura Hollis -- A few months ago, when the first Republican presidential contenders threw their hats into the ring, I tweeted this message a number of times, to widespread amusement among more…