Oliver North tells tales of American heroes

by Jim Fletcher -- As the American culture shifts and convulses, generational differences are heightened. As the Greatest Generation and Baby Boomers age and pass from the scene, some are concerned the more…

Disney movie merely 'Maleficent,' or pure evil?

by Drew Zahn -- Something about Disney's new movie "Maleficent" made me very uncomfortable. And it's not just the classic villain's story being retold from the villain's point of view (frankly, I more…

Believe it or not: Christian theme in 'X-Men'

by Drew Zahn -- The "X-Men" series of movies has understandably made moviegoers with a biblical worldview nervous. The films' most fundamental premise, stated in the opening moments of the first film more…

Never surrender to Orwell's nightmare

by Jim Fletcher -- Frankly, there is widespread dread in this country. Nothing feels the same anymore. Much of this has to do with the current occupant of the White House. Surveillance, more…

Artists go to war in Ukraine

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_871431" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Arten Voloktin with his "Irreversible Beauty""][/caption] As Ukraine cools toward a simmering point, its artists are still stirring the cultural stew and hoping to more…

'Godzilla' not as 'green' as advertised

by Drew Zahn -- Don't believe everything you read about the new "Godzilla" movie. Commentators on both sides of the political spectrum have tried to make director Gareth Edwards' comments about the more…

Libs beware: Racial violence not what you think

by Jim Fletcher -- One of many myths surging through American culture today is that whites are rampaging racists, but minorities are simply peace-loving folks who never engage in violence. This canard more…