How You Can Subvert Our Pervasive Culture of Contempt

How You Can Subvert Our Pervasive Culture of Contempt

How can we subvert the “culture of contempt” so evident in the U.S. presidential impeachment hearings that took place before the holidays? The message of Advent (and Christmas) that we just celebrated is hope, peace, love and joy. How we need this message in the U.S....
Wendell Berry: A Prophetic Voice for Our Environment

Wendell Berry: A Prophetic Voice for Our Environment

Wendell Berry, the inimitable farmer, who is also a novelist, poet, essayist, environmental activist and cultural critic, is celebrating his 85th birthday today. I now refer to Berry as “my favorite farmer.” Why would I do that? (And who would have a list of favorite...