Ideas

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John W. Miller November 28, 2018
My mistake, typical of white Americans, was treating slavery as if it were a mystery buried in the past.
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Cynthia L. Haven November 16, 2018
How one man made us think differently about religion, violence and desire
Jim McDermott November 13, 2018
As wild and wonderful as Marvel Comics characters’ superpowers might be, their back stories are always grounded in reality.
Christopher Sandford November 10, 2018
Lawrence’s triumphant arrival in Damascus in 1918 might be said to have been the spark that ultimately ignited a powder keg of factional rivalries and distrust.
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Lisa Ampleman November 02, 2018
A 21st-century arts collective revives illustrating the Bible for the digital age.
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Bill McCormick, S.J. October 26, 2018
Peterson urges his followers to seek deep meaning rather than superficial happiness. But can he create a community?