Mental illness and mass shootings

by Laura Hollis -- More information has been released about Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old who stormed into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Feb. 14. Armed with a gas more…

Hollywood's missing manhood

by Laura Hollis -- Last week's Academy Awards ceremony was filled with uncomfortable messages. First there was the message to Hollywood from the American public: This year's show drew 20 percent lower more…

Black superheroes everywhere

by Laura Hollis -- In a week filled with troublesome and even tragic news, there are a few bright spots. One of them is the spectacular success of Disney/Marvel's latest superhero film, more…

Media's slobbering love affair with the Kims

by Laura Hollis -- The Winter Olympics in South Korea have provided additional evidence that much of the U.S. press has abandoned rationality. North Korean representative Kim Yo-jong (dictator Kim Jong-un's sister more…

What's going on at the Vatican?

by Laura Hollis -- News emanating from the Vatican caught my attention this week. In an interview with Vatican Insider, Argentinean Bishop Marcelo Sanchez Sorondo – the chancellor of the Vatican's Pontifical more…

Media complicit in ongoing scandals

by Laura Hollis -- While the general public awaits the declassification and release of the now-infamous four-page memo written by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., those who have read it more…