Air Force honors American soldiers in art

by Marisa Martin -- For millennia the realms of war and art were as entwined as a soldier's fingers in his trusty gauntlet. Along with religion and the grandeur of monarchs, military more…

Los Angeles bows to Islamic propaganda

by Marisa Martin -- Heads are rolling and infidel blood is pouring – play the Caliphate rag, boys. While we're at it, why don't we hold a massive, regional art exhibit praising more…

Utter goofball draws for God

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_1236255" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Artwork of Basil Wolverton[/caption] A small town in Washington quietly incubated the "spaghetti-and-meatball school" school of art until the 1970s. If you have never more…

Stunning treasure trove of art commemorates 9/11

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_1215955" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Delftware artwork by Michelle Erickson[/caption] Slogans of camaraderie and encouragement blossomed across car windows and city halls directly after the 9/11 attacks. The nation more…

Media quicker to pity Satanists than Christians?

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_1175065" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Yazidi refugees[/caption] Considering that Yazidis are a small group with far fewer victims at the hands of Islam than Christians in the Middle East, more…

Street preacher brings message to life in Day-Glo

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_1135195" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Robert Roberg[/caption] "I have painted with the pure motives of sharing my visions of God with anyone who'll stop and look and listen" – more…

'Archie' takes bullet for 'gay' cause

by Marisa Martin -- Archie Andrews was the love of my life at 12 – but I was forced to share him with sweet Betty and sultry Veronica, of course. How galling. more…

Money, politics collide in war for art

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_1093215" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Munch's 'The Scream' at auction[/caption] Is a painting real property or intellectual property? This is just one of the hotly debated issues over the more…

Wake up, West! Russia marches to 'holy' war

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_1075065" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Patriarch Kirill of Moscow[/caption] Something very strange is happening in Russia – stranger than Putin's fawning female devotees or half nude, Siberian hunting excursions. more…