Politics & Society Short TakeRobert K. VischerFebruary 28, 2017
A court decision compelling businesses to cater to same-sex weddings is a lazy response to the challenges of a pluralist society.
Politics & Society In All ThingsRobert K. VischerNovember 07, 2016
The campaign is almost over. It's time to learn how to speak to each other again.
Robert K. VischerJuly 07, 2016
Universities must not stop at professional preparation but must help restore our capacity for empathy.
Arts & Culture BooksRobert K. VischerFebruary 26, 2007
A wave of recent books has left the distinct impression that the harnessing of religious ideals to political power has ushered in a new Dark Ages in American public life In God and the Welfare State Lew Daly departs from the trend of near-hysterical claims by exploring the religious underpinnings
Arts & Culture BooksRobert K. VischerJanuary 15, 2007
Notwithstanding the widely publicized campus ruckuses that have sprung up annually over performance of The Vagina Monologues Catholic universities are not the only institutions of higher education struggling over questions of Christian identity It is true that such universities as Harvard Yale an