David Horowitz

If Paul was a “Hebrew of Hebrews,” David Horowitz was a Lefty of Lefties

In the early days of NFL films, legendary Green Bay Packers’ coach Vince Lombardi stood on the sidelines with a look of frustration and bewilderment as he watched his team’s blundering play. In a moment that was more reflective of his mood than his greatness as a coach, the mic’d-up Lombardi famously shouted, “What the … Read more

David Horowitz

One of the Greatest Conservative Minds of Our Time Visits Birmingham

Socialist Radical to Culture Warrior: the Improbable Life of David Horowitz David Horowitz was born to Phil and Blanche Horowitz in New York City in 1939.  His parents were dedicated members of the American Communist Party and strong supporters of Joseph Stalin.  Dedicated.  Yes, while other American families watched The Lone Ranger or The Adventures … Read more

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

This morning in church my pastor, Danny Wood, preached on James 1:2-12: “Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. 4 Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. 5 If … Read more

Christopher Hitchens debate

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

Christopher Hitchens

“Who Framed Christopher Hitchens?”: A Report on Fake News

A couple of days ago my latest column was published in First Things.  It is titled “Ye of Brittle Faith.”  It is a response to the atheist mafia’s orchestrated attacks on me and my book, The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, from such quarters as The Guardian (UK), BBC, and The New Yorker.  First Things is a very influential journal for … Read more