Marvin Olasky

Marvin is editor in chief of WORLD and the author of more than 20 books, including The Tragedy of American Compassion. His latest book is Reforming Journalism. Follow Marvin on Twitter @MarvinOlasky.

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Pastors vs. poachers

Protest | As riots explode across the U.S., we can mourn and pray
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 5/31/20, 12:59 pm

''Cry, the beloved country, for the unborn child that is the inheritor of our fear. Let him not … stand too silent when the setting sun makes red the veld with fire.”

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On the Russian road

Books | Books explore the large country’s past and present
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 5/21/20, 05:04 pm

A reader of our May 9 feature about books on China asked for a similar reading list about Russia. Keeping this to one page, here are six good books from the past seven years:

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Illustration by Mark Fredrickson

Paying the price

Q&A | Hard decisions have a cost, but fighting for Christian truth is worth it
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 5/21/20, 04:58 pm

Albert Mohler earned a Ph.D. degree in systematic and historical theology. In 1993 he became president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is now a member of the World News Group board of directors. Here are edited excerpts of our Q&A at a staff conference in Asheville before the pandemic began.

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