Levels of sexually transmitted diseases in North America are skyrocketing

By Jonathon Van Maren In Chapter 2 of my 2016 book The Culture War, I examined the pandemic of sexually transmitted diseases that is currently sweeping North America—albeit unnoticed and unremarked on by most: The STD epidemic makes headlines occasionally, but not often—and certainly not in proportion to the prevalence of these diseases or the…

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Discovering the Ontario homestead where the life of Anne of Green Gables was created

This is Part II of my two-part series on literary locations across Canada. Part I can be found here. L.M. Montgomery’s Home in Leaksdale, Ontario My wife is an obsessive fan of Anne of Green Gables, the melodramatic and mischievous redhead from the Maritimes that has successfully captured the hearts of millions. Several years ago,…

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Trans activists claim that the Gulags were “compassionate” places for “re-education”

By Jonathon Van Maren It seems like it was just yesterday that Dr. Jordan B. Peterson was being raucously mocked for stating that “compelled speech” in the form of requiring the use of recently-invented transgender pronouns was the first step towards totalitarianism. At the time, smug limousine lefties found his “hysteria” to be hilarious. Since…

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Pro-lifers in Chile rally to demand that politicians abandon legislation to legalize abortion

By Jonathon Van Maren The pushback against legalized abortion in South America continues, this time in Chile. On Saturday, September 8, thousands of Chilean pro-lifers rallied outside the National Palace, sporting and waving the blue that has become a symbol of the pro-life movement across the continent. In July of 2017, the Senate of Chile…

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Pro-lifers in the Dominican Republic push back against government’s plans to legalize abortion

By Jonathon Van Maren Following a 20,000-strong pro-life march in Guatemala City last week that forced the government to drop their plans to legalize some abortions, Catholics and evangelicals united again in opposition to abortion—this time in the Dominican Republic. Thousands gathered on September 9 in front of the National Congress waving the blue kerchiefs…

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