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Winning the human trafficking fight 
January 6, 2021 - Dallas Morning News

Can We Pull Colleges Away from Politics and Back to Wisdom? 
November 20, 2020 - Dallas Morning News

Educating for an Integrated Human Existence 
October 14, 2020 - Public Discourse

Ten years ago, The Social Network chillingly portrayed our new elite 
October 12, 2020 - The Catholic Herald

America has to deal with its past, but not the way we think 
September 16, 2020 - Dallas Morning News

Bob Dylan’s art is still singing to our souls
July 7, 2020 - Dallas Morning News

Why we choose racism and how we can escape it
June 18, 2020 - Dallas Morning News

Isolated, angry and destructive — the America we can’t have when we emerge
May 17, 2020 - Dallas Morning News

Solitude does not have to mean loneliness
April 5, 2020 - Dallas Morning News

In America, Islamic intellectualism is enjoying a liberal revival
February 23, 2020 - Dallas Morning News

Liquor most divine
February 12, 2020 - The University News

Is our approach to poverty all wrong?
January 6, 2020 - Dallas Morning News

“Christ’s life is a demand”: The courage of endurance in A Hidden Life
December 30, 2019 - Catholic World Report

From Altamont to the mountaintop: Did we take the wrong message from the ’60s?
December 6, 2019 - Dallas Morning News

Here’s what college education should really be about
October 16, 2019 - Dallas Morning News

Joker, amoralism, and the nature of violence
October 16, 2019 - Catholic World Report

Teens are leaving the labor force, and it will hurt them down the road
September 17, 2019 - Dallas Morning News

Thirty years later, do we know what 'Seinfeld' was trying to tell us?
August 23, 2019 - Dallas Morning News

Friendship is essential to a good life. So why are we losing it?
July 25, 2019 - Dallas Morning News

Outsmarting ourselves: How the most educated among us exercise the worst political bias.
July 14, 2019 - Dallas Morning News

To save the humanities and restore their prestige, universities might look to prison
June 18, 2019 - Dallas Morning News

Notre Dame's burning should awaken us to a more eternal culture.
April 18, 2019 - Dallas Morning News

What two new Hollywood films can teach us about education today
April 4, 2019 - Catholic World Report

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