YMCA Trans(ition)

I am not Christian. Nor was my family of origin. But I grew up going to the Young Men’s Christian Association, better known as the YMCA, or for short, simply the Y. I went to the Y with my dad, who I’d watch play handball and who would take me with him into the Men’s … Continue reading YMCA Trans(ition)

The Madness of (Other People’s) Crowds

The success of Douglas Murray’s new book The Madness of Crowds has buoyed me--a right-leaning, anti-woke conservative--considerably. In it, Murray—employing old school, distillate reason--provides legitimacy to ideas that, were they not so beautifully and persuasively argued, might be dismissed by the liberal mainstream media as racist/homophobic/transphobic/etc. So, I was shocked when I read Murray’s recent … Continue reading The Madness of (Other People’s) Crowds