I'm not going to call it a tax. Not gonna do it. Wouldn't be prudent.
Perhaps I’m an optimist. Perhaps I’m optimistically cynical. Cynically optimistic? But isn’t that sort of thing required in politics?
I join Jonah Goldberg and others who are miffed at Mitt Romney’s insistence on calling Obamacare a “penalty” rather than a “tax,” thus seemi... More
Aquinas holding Washington, D.C.
Mark Wampler has a great post at The Gregorian Institute blog. As another campaign approaches, instead of dusting off his works of contemporary Western or American political philosophy, he is opening the Summa Contra Gentiles as he assesses candidates.
Who would Aquinas vote for? Wampler doesn’t say. So I talked to one of our Thomists here about it.