Thursday

The Briefing 06-01-17

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  • New Illinois policies mandate foster parents and staff be "LGBTQ-affirming," "facilitate" exploration
  • Is "Drag Queen Story Hour" coming to a public library near you?
  • Our changing moral landscape: When gambling is within driving distance of virtually every American
  • Christ-haunted culture: "Redemption," "salvation," and "a fallen world" in the pages of the NYTimes
Friday

The Briefing 05-26-17

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  • New research shows "existential distress," not pain, main reason why people choose assisted suicide
  • Should religious organizations have to give up convictions to help foster children? TX bill says no.
  • How John F. Kennedy, born 100 years ago on Monday, became an iconic figure
  • Friday Book Recommendation: "Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Explain Everything About the World"