Planned Parenthood: Why Our Struggle Is Harder than Wilberforce’s

© 2015 Robert OsburnThe videos are relentless, wave upon waving crashing upon the public consciousness. One senses the growing popular tide that favors protecting unborn children from organized violence in the name of women’s rights.  Eric Metaxas, for one, is...

Read, Cheer…Then Weep

The Academy’s executive director, Dr. Robert Osburn, recently reviewed, for First Things (widely considered America’s most important journal on religion and public life), Professor Tim Clydesdale’s new book The...

A Tired Stroll Down Memory Lane

© 2015 Robert OsburnWhen most of us turn 60, or thereabouts, memory fires up at thoughts of college days: romantic walks about campus, inspiring professors and books that opened our eyes, big games against rivals and stirring calls to “come help change the...

An Open Letter to My International Student Friends

© 2015 Robert OsburnDear International Student Friends Who So Enrich Our Lives: Over the past 30 years, thousands of international students and visiting scholars like you have brightened our lives and challenged our thinking. Some of you have become followers of...