Articles tagged as pro-life

  • Prof. Hadley Arkes on Life Talk – “The Moral Turn”

    by James Wilson Institute on September 14, 2017
    On Life Talk , a production of Sacred Heart Radio in Washington State, Prof. Hadley Arkes gives a behind-the-scenes look into his recent essay  in First Things, “The Moral Turn.”  Prof. Arkes discusses how he came to write the essay, the moral grounds of American jurisprudence,  and the contradictions in legal reasoning that arise when this is forgotten. Listen […]
  • “Pro-Lifers Settle for Dhimmitude” -Prof. Hadley Arkes in The Catholic Thing

    by James Wilson Institute on October 11, 2016
    Writing in The Catholic Thing on the occasion of an exchange during the 2016 Vice Presidential Debate between Gov. Mike Pence and Sen. Tim Kaine, Prof. Hadley Arkes critiques the popular political opinion that being pro-life is a matter of “belief” or “faith,” rather than a precept accessible to all humans, in his piece, “Pro-Lifers Settle […]