Jonathon Van Maren

Welcome to The Bridgehead!

A bridgehead is defined as “a strong position secured by an army inside enemy territory from which to advance or attack.” In today’s culture wars, a bridgehead of truth and common sense is exactly what we need. As Ronald Reagan once said, “When you’re outnumbered and surrounded and someone yells ‘charge,’ any way you’re facing…

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The mainstream media and the Democrats are helping Trump by constantly demonizing Christians

By Jonathon Van Maren I wish the mainstream media and the Democratic politicians realized that one of the primary reasons Donald Trump has a decent shot at getting re-elected despite the nonstop snarl of scandals that have plagued his presidency is that they cannot stop showing their utter contempt for millions of Christian Americans. As…

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Medical researchers are paying young women to get pregnant and then abort the babies for research

I’m not even sure what to say about this story. It is simply so evil and heartbreaking. From Wesley J. Smith over at the National Review: Women in Mexico were paid $1400 to be hyperstimulated so their ovaries released bountiful eggs instead of one during their cycle. They then underwent artificial insemination, resulting in early…

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How family breakdown has separated men from their children and made them miserable

By Jonathon Van Maren When filmmaker Cassie Jaye set out to make a film on men’s rights activists, she expected to find a sad collection of anti-feminist failures who were protesting progress because the advancement of women in society made them feel inferior. She’d covered many women’s issues, held all of the boilerplate feminist positions,…

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South Dakota considers ban on sex change “treatments” for minors

By Jonathon Van Maren As the trend of “de-transitioners”—people who have realized that sex change surgery and hormone treatments did not help them in their struggle with gender dysphoria—continues to grow, at least one state is considering legislation that will put the brakes on children embarking on so-called treatments that will permanently alter their bodies.…

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Trans activists are demanding we end the stigma around men who get periods and menstrual cramps

By Jonathon Van Maren In Iran, thousands of young people are taking to the streets, demanding that their authoritarian Islamic leaders step down. They are doing this fully knowing that they may pay dearly for speaking out. In Hong Kong, hundreds of thousands of people have been protesting for months, and despite brutal police crackdowns,…

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Academics say that trans activists are seeking to get them fired or silenced if they speak out

Good on The Guardian for actually covering what is an incredibly important issue right now: the systematic silencing of dissent by trans activists. This is not some conspiracy theory, either—The Times laid out the strategy trans activists use to destroy academics who disagree with them back in 2018, and the trans wars have only escalated…

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