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.

An ode to "e"

| W* rar*ly notic* how d*p*nd*nt w* ar*
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 9/09/00, 12:00 am

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Fear of the Lord

| In an age of fear, Christophobia is the truly widespread one
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 9/02/00, 12:00 am

This is an age of phobias. When we turn tail and run we are no longer cowards; we are merely acting in accord with our phobias. We may suffer from phobias we don't even know. For example, the word homophobia smogged up the air over the Democratic convention in Los Angeles last week, as we learned once again that a man who criticizes homosexuality on biblical grounds is trying to repress his true desire to plant a big sloppy kiss on the dude next door.

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Free Joe Lieberman!

| At the convention he gave up what made him worth choosing
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 8/26/00, 12:00 am

As my fellow bookend Joel Belz writes at the beginning of this issue, Senator Lieberman's Jewish orthodoxy has excited some media interest. So should a new political orthodoxy: the idea that "Me and My Shadow" is the only acceptable campaign song for a national ticket.

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