Here's why we can't lose sight of the essential role fathers play in shaping sons into men of character
Eliot A CohenRaising kids has never been an easy job for anyone. But the challenge of helping boys find their way to a purposeful adult life is particularly fraught these days, @DavidAFrench writes
Eliot A CohenCame across this broadcast by Eric Sevareid after the release of the Warren Commission report. A reminder of what sane commentary on public people and public affairs used to be like. youtu.be/wDkvEIp0nkU via @YouTube
Read, view, and listen to Moses Seixas’ letter to President George Washington expressing hope that the new United States would grant respect and tolerance to all citizens.
Eliot A CohenThis year, as in years past, we will read aloud the 1790 Seixas and Washington letters at our Thanksgiving dinner, as we too “desire to send up our thanks to the Ancient of Days” for a country in which liberty is not an indulgence but a right.
Readers respond to a Lord of the Rings–themed argument about erstwhile NeverTrumpers.
Eliot A CohenMy @theAtlantic column on the Saruman Trap elicited comment from fans of LOTR, plus at least one angry response from a conservative unhappy with "establishmentarians" (a marginal improvement from "apostate"). My response: like an Ent, I do not change.