Dr. Paul Kengor
Center for Vision & Values
Communism Turns 100: Birthday of a Bloodbath
Monday, November 6, 2017
This October-November 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the launch of the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia—the bloody communist state that would produce a political-ideological killing spree unlike...
Did Communism Make Life Better for Chinese Women?
Thursday, October 12, 2017
“The Communists did many terrible things,” conceded this latest Times assessment, quoting a Chinese communist grandmother. “But they made women’s lives much better.”
Trump’s Excellent Speech in Poland, on Poland, and about Poland
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
The Donald Trump in Warsaw in July 2017 was so much better than the Trump of July 2016. In fact, I must go further: Trump’s speech in Poland was outstanding.
Death by Fidel
Monday, November 28, 2016
What to say in a few hundred words about a man like Fidel Castro at his death? Where to start? Where to end?
How Mother Teresa Challenged Hillary Clinton on Abortion
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Two very different women on the minds of Christians right now are Mother Teresa, with her canonization on Sept. 4, and Hillary Clinton, with her name on the presidential ballot in November.
Hillary Clinton's Church Problem
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
The 2016 presidential race, like all presidential races, has raised questions and controversies regarding the religious faiths of the candidates.
Talking Trump ... Dealing with the Mouth of the Republican Front-Runner
Monday, April 4, 2016
With Donald Trump now such a prominent voice, many of us are confronted with the necessity of explaining him and his behavior to our children.
Paris, Brussels, and 21st Century Europe
Thursday, March 24, 2016
The clashes we are witnessing between ex-Christian Europeans and current Muslim Europeans is just the start. The Europe of the 21st century is going to be extremely chaotic.
Having a 'Trump Talk' with Your Kids
Friday, March 18, 2016
I was watching a Republican presidential debate as my eight-year-old, John, sat next to me. Donald Trump, the front-runner, looked left and ripped Ted Cruz as a “liar” before seamlessly pivoting...
Planned Parenthood and Hillary Clinton
Friday, January 15, 2016
In what is being embraced by Hillary Clinton as the highest praise, Planned Parenthood, America’s longtime leading provider of abortion, is enthusiastically endorsing Clinton as president.
Living in an Increasingly Secular Society: How Taking Religion out of Schools Promotes Ignorance
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Every Christmas season, the purge of religion in our public schools just gets worse.
Giving Thanks at Thanksgiving … But Not to God
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Our culture transformers are eagerly remaking Thanksgiving in their own image. This is especially true on the education front.
Surviving Hitler’s 'Hell-Hole': Remembering Frank Kravetz
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
This Veterans Day, let’s take a few minutes from our insanely busy lives and from this insane culture and country to remember men like Frank Kravetz who served with no regrets.
Cherry-Picking Pope Francis
Thursday, September 24, 2015
While papal visits to the United States are increasingly common, what is uncommon is to see political-ideological battle lines drawn around a pope.
Larry Flynt’s Endorsement of Hillary Clinton: No Laughing Matter
Thursday, July 9, 2015
“I’m endorsing Hillary Clinton for president.” So declared Larry Flynt, founder of the Hustler magazine empire that has made millions photographing nude women.
KAL 007 and MH17: A Presidential Response
Monday, July 21, 2014
The stunning downing of Malaysian flight 17 is strikingly similar to the shock of September 1, 1983, when the Russians downed a Korean passenger airliner, flight 007, which had left New York City...
Shirley Temple's America
Thursday, February 13, 2014
For over eight decades, Shirley Temple entertained and amazed millions of people on and off the big screen. Her work reflected all that was good and decent in America.
A Perfectly Natural July 4th
Wednesday, July 3, 2013
Will you be celebrating Natural Law this July 4th? You should be. Your Founding Fathers did.
Christian news headlines from the United States and around the world
Pastor Andy Stanley Draws Praise, Criticism for Asserting Gay Churchgoers 'Have More Faith Than I Do'
Eagles QB Jalen Hurts, Super Bowl Bound, Says John 13:7 Inspired Him: It's 'My Favorite Verse'
Pastor Andy Stanley to Host Conference for Parents of LGBT Children
Is Sparking a 'Hunger for the Bible' among Viewers: They're 'Diving Deeper,' Exec Says
'Big Pro-Life Victory': Planned Parenthood Drops Suit against Lubbock Abortion Ban
Christianity Isn't a Western Faith
By Failing to Seek God, We Seek to Be Our Own God
Jack Phillips and Lydia Booth: Updates on Their Stories of Courage
God Knows Our Needs Far Better Than We Do
Is Genesis Just One of the Many Creation Myths?
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