Carson Holloway

February 2, 2013

Media Bias and the 60 Minutes Obama-Clinton Interview

Conservatives’ complaints about liberal bias in the mainstream media are like complaints about the weather in February.  They are tiresome, because we have heard them so
January 29, 2013

The Consequences of the HHS Mandates

Over at Public Discourse I have a piece on the consequences for religious liberty if the HHS mandates are allowed to stand. I disucss the possibility
January 28, 2013

The Most Disturbing Aspect of the President’s Inaugural Address

Conservatives in general did not like President Obama’s inaugural address.  This is not surprising.  Not everyone has emphasized the same things, however.  Bill Kristol at the
January 24, 2013

Roe v. Wade: A Constitutional Travesty

This week marks the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the landmark Supreme Court case that imposed legalized abortion on the entire nation.  Many Catholics will,
January 15, 2013

Mr. President: What About the Independence of the Justice Department?

News reports say that the Obama administration is considering a number of steps it might take to advance the cause of gun control.  This tends to
January 9, 2013

The Trillion Dollar Coin

Some liberals are throwing around a novel — to put it mildly — idea.  Confronting the frustrating (to them) possibility that House Republicans will use the
January 8, 2013

Pope Benedict on the “Here and Now of Things Past”

During Advent and Christmas I read Pope Benedict’s Jesus of Nazareth: The Infancy Narratives.  This is the last installment on his three part book on Jesus. 
January 4, 2013

The Costs of Same-Sex Marriage

Conservatives often speak of the left’s quest for same-sex marriage as a kind of threat — say, to marriage itself, or even to society as a