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Crowning Tom Brady as the greatest athlete is American exceptionalism, but there is truth to the hyperbole

Crowning Tom Brady as the greatest athlete is American exceptionalism, but there is truth to the hyperbole

By Ben Thomas

    The most skin-crawling moment of every NFL season is, without fail, as the winners of the Super Bowl are announced unironically as “world champions”. American sports repeatedly make it their pr...
The impossible inevitability of Super Bowl 55

The impossible inevitability of Super Bowl 55

By Ben Thomas

Editorial: The Grand Old Party’s Last Gasp

Editorial: The Grand Old Party’s Last Gasp

By Laurie Sutcliffe

Josef’s Jukebox — ‘New York Dolls’ by The New York Dolls

Josef’s Jukebox — ‘New York Dolls’ by The New York Dolls

By J. Oscar Weinstein

Covid-19: a window of opportunity for better global governance

Covid-19: a window of opportunity for better global governance

By Oliver Mizzi

Climate and Environment

Climate Change – A Christian’s Perspective

Climate Change – A Christian’s Perspective

Climate change is a contentious topic within Christianity. At one end, conservative Christians see the issue of climate change as a “fairy tale”. At the other, less conservative and liberal Christians seek to protect th...

Arts and Culture

Josef’s Jukebox — ‘New York Dolls’ by The New York Dolls

Josef’s Jukebox — ‘New York Dolls’ by The New York Dolls

“I don’t really like to sit around the house listening to my own records. They’re not that good”. One reads David Johansen’s speech and thinks ‘what a curious proclamation’. Was he simply espousing the truth about a ban...