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Questions & Answers: Politics and Fake News

This question comes from someone in the UK. It is in response to my article “Leftist Anarchy, not Trumpian Fascism, is the Real Threat to Democracy” recently published in The American Spectator. I’m guessing this reader forwarded the article to a friend and received an unhappy reply. He then sent that reply to me.  Dear Mr. Taunton, … Read more

Questions & Answers: The Next Generation of Atheists

I received this letter from a reader of my article “Ye of Brittle Faith” in this month’s issue of First Things: Letter to Larry Alex Taunton regarding “Ye of Brittle Faith” I read with interest the article by Larry Alex Taunton entitled “Ye of Brittle Faith” (February). Although I am a follower of Jesus Christ I … Read more

“Leftist Anarchy, not Fascism, is the Real Threat to Democracy” (The American Spectator)

At this moment, I am on assignment in Europe, a continent that, like America, seems more screwed-up with every visit. To escape the insanity that threatens to engulf us all, this morning I decided to work remotely from a small French town. Hammering away on my laptop, I sat down to enjoy a nice breakfast … Read more

My Response to the Dishonest Atheist Critics of My Book (First Things)

This article, “Ye of Brittle Faith,” was published in the February 2017 edition of First Things.  My response was a long time in coming due to a number of distractions, chiefly, the fact that I was (and still am) recovering from a serious accident.   Sometimes it is not worth responding to critics.  You simply cannot convince … Read more