Marvin Olasky

Marvin is editor in chief of WORLD News Group and the author of more than 20 books, including The Tragedy of American Compassion. His latest book is World View: Seeking Grace and Truth in Our Common Life. Follow Marvin on Twitter @MarvinOlasky.

Media mackerels of '96

| A few of the biggest fish stories in mainstream journalism
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 12/28/96, 12:00 am

Each December a few journalistic members of the rebel alliance, including myself, choose winners of the "Year's Worst Reporting" awards handed out by the Media Research Center. This year, once again, the cauldron of liberal bias runneth over, and I'll just mention here a few of the main currents.

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God and sinner reconciled

| My Christmas story: From Marxism to the one true Monarchy
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 12/14/96, 12:00 am

Publisher Joel Belz has been asking me for a long time to write about my conversion to Christianity, which occurred from 1973 to 1976. This is the time of the year to do so, because great carols like "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel"--From depths of hell thy people save--might by now be impressing on our brains what should be there all year 'round: Salvation comes from Christ alone.

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Co-belligerents

| A few reasons why we do the things we do
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 11/30/96, 12:00 am

Most of the WORLD columns I've written this year have also been published by my local daily newspaper, the Austin American-Statesman. Since East Coast reporters, when they find out I hail from Austin, almost invariably say, "that's a great town," you might suspect that we live in Texas's one very liberal city.

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