How on Earth Does Marxism Yet Live?

Salon.com published an article last week that should make all state-apologists cringe. We are seeing more and more appeals to Marxism as our system is revealed for the corrupt and rotting shambles that it truly is. Unfortunately, the problems that we face are borne of government control, not solved by them. Still, these articles that…

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Papa Frank on Communication in the Digital Age

Without commentary: Dear Brothers and Sisters, Today we are living in a world which is growing ever “smaller” and where, as a result, it would seem to be easier for all of us to be neighbours. Developments in travel and communications technology are bringing us closer together and making us more connected, even as globalization…

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Man Was Not Meant to Be Alone

Ronald Rolheiser, a spiritual teacher and author of many excellent books, is a priest – but he claims that is absurd. Man was not meant to be alone. He was meant to be married or surrounded by friends, but he was not meant to be alone. Being alone is psychologically and spiritually dangerous, he argues,…

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Kafka’s “The Trial” Is Our Reality

An amazing and prescient column appeared yesterday on several outlets, originally posted here. I would highly recommend, if you have not read or seen Kafka’s The Trial, to do so. In the meantime, here is a taste: There is a certain level of dishonesty in the common study of history. We look back at the…

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