Liza Ashley

Op-ed contributor

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  • The war in Gaza is not about revenge — it is taking Hamas at its word

    The war in Gaza is not about revenge — it is taking Hamas at its word

    As the reality of war sets in and the worst elements of Western culture attempt to obfuscate moral truth, the essential facts of the Israel-Hamas conflict remain the same.

  • A strange no-man’s-land of public morality

    A strange no-man’s-land of public morality

    While more Americans than ever reject religious answers to ontological questions like “What is a human being, and what dignities does she have as a result?” most still flinch at the intellectually honest materialist’s response: human rights and justice are all just figments of our collective imagination.  

  • The death of God is driving cancel culture

    The death of God is driving cancel culture

    Perhaps all of us, religious or not, should spend some time learning from the rituals that once held us together.