Joseph Loconte

Joseph Loconte

The great statesman and orator traced the disintegration of the Republic to Rome’s desperate lack of principled leadership

Turkish democracy remains under threat despite Erdogan’s election setback

When did the West become post-Christian?

In attempting to answer his question Why Tolerate Religion, Chicago philosopher Brian Leiter wilfully neglects the impact of the Judaeo-Christian tradition on Western civilisation

Religious belief is on the rise in the US but not of the traditional sort. Rather, a self-serving, navel-gazing, pseudo-Christianity has taken hold

Amid the higher costs for university tuition online degree courses are gaining traction. Plato and Cicero would be turning in their grave

Obama’s edict that religious organisations must contribute to birth control has wantonly undermined the sanctity of religious conscience

Dishonest and distasteful journalists have co-opted the late, great evangelical Reverend for their own, secular causes

History may remember the Arab Spring’s “noble revolutionaries” in the same terms as those of the French Revolution — utopian and doomed to failure