By Jonathon Van Maren Since the last election cycle, the cultural taste-makers have suddenly discovered an interest in that most lionized and reviled phenomenon of American life, the small town. Who lives there? What drives them? What are their lives like? And of course, dozens of answers have been forthcoming, all of them different, some…Details
By Jonathon Van Maren The irony pervasive in mainstream media reports is so thick these days that it’s beginning to feel like quicksand. As I noted in my column earlier this week, Donald Trump is under attack by the entire progressive movement, who seem simultaneously in the grip of a violent paranoia while having lost…Details
The following is author and journalist Ted Byfield’s Foreword to Jonathon Van Maren’s recent book, The Culture War. It can be purchased here. The value of this book, for those of us now departing what the old Anglican liturgy calls “this fleeting world,” is hard to overstate. It describes a convulsive revolution that we watched…Details
First published by ARPA Canada on January 24, 2017. By André Schutten Over the Christmas holidays, I read Jonathon Van Maren’s book The Culture War (LifeCycle Books, 2016). It’s more accurate to say that I devoured it. At 225 pages, and focused on heavy social issues like human trafficking, the history of the sexual revolution,…Details
By Jonathon Van Maren For the last couple of weeks, there’s been quite a bit of debate going on about who can legitimately call themselves a “feminist,” especially after a pro-life group that identifies as feminist got disinvited from being a public sponsor of the Women’s March on Washington. The organizers of the Women’s March,…Details
By Jonathon Van Maren Bright and early this morning, I headed to the Washington Monument with my wife Charmaine, my colleague Nick, and thousands of other pro-lifers for the March for Life. After eight long years of the most pro-abortion president in American history, the pro-life movement finally has friends in high places again—and friends…Details
Jonathon Van Maren joins Andrew on the Andrew Lawton Show to discuss his new book, The Culture War.
By Jonathon Van Maren The day before the inauguration of Donald J. Trump as 45th president of the United States, I headed to Virginia to stay with my friend Andy Moore and his family. The drive took longer than expected: I had to drive around Washington, DC, as the entire city was on lockdown. Threats…Details
Dr. Jordan Peterson began a firestorm when he recorded several videos in September explaining his opposition to transgender pronouns and political correctness. He joined Jonathon to explain why he won’t back down, and why he believes that this is how totalitarianism begins.
By Jonathon Van Maren My final update from Africa.. **** The Saturday before we left Zimbabwe, we ended up at a little café in Bulawayo to do some work and a giant bearded Aussie came over to chat with us. He owned a restaurant, he told us, and then began to complain about Robert Mugabe.…Details