Engraving from 1894 showing Galileo Galilei at the Inquisition in 1633 (iStock)
The Galileo story is presented as a narrative of the church denying science. But that implies that science is a single, monolithic worldview. Part history, part science fiction, the Galileo story is less a legend than a myth.

July 23, 2020

Review: What would Jesus say about white privilege?

Khyati Y. Joshi's new book shines “a light on Christian privilege and its entwinement with White privilege."

Review: ‘Antebellum’ reveals the horror of American memory

A Confederate family kidnaps the film’s Black protagonist, Veronica Henley, a modern-day sociologist and New York Times bestselling author played by Janelle Monáe—and enslaves her in the “past.”

Review: Flannery O’Connor meets Quentin Tarantino in Netflix’s ‘The Devil All the Time’

“The Devil All the Time” is a story of fathers and sons, serial killers, religious frauds and fundamentalist lunatics.