Marvin Olasky

Marvin is editor in chief of WORLD and dean of World Journalism Institute. He joined WORLD in 1992 and has also been a university professor and provost. He has written more than 20 books: His latest is Abortion at the Crossroads. Marvin resides with his wife, Susan, in Austin, Texas. Follow him on Twitter @MarvinOlasky.

Ted's the man

| Turner typifies all that modern journalism has become
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 12/13/97, 12:00 am

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Traveling mercies

| From animal stories to Jane Austen with testosterone
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 12/06/97, 12:00 am

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Lost habits of the heart

| Do we have the Supreme Court we deserve?
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 11/29/97, 12:00 am

For months President Clinton has complained that Republicans are not moving quickly to confirm the judges he nominates for federal court seats. In a recent radio address he said, "We can't let partisan politics shut down our courts and gut our judicial system."

Such a statement typifies Bill Clinton's charm. He often says, in essence, What I do is above politics, what Republicans do is partisan. House Majority Whip Tom DeLay (R-Texas) responded by opposing judicial activism, praising judicial restraint, and stressing the need for governmental checks and balances.

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