Vision & Values Concise E-publications

V&V Q&A – Managing a high-profile congressional campaign: An interview with Carrie Brown

February 21, 2014 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, Lee Wishing, the administrative director of The Center for Vision & Values, interviews Carrie Brown, a Grove More>

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V&V Q&A – Barack Obama’s Church Attendance: An Interview with Dr. Gary Smith

January 6, 2014 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, Dr. Paul Kengor, the executive director of the Center for Vision & Values, interviews Dr. Gary Scott More>

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V&V Q&A on Main Street USA and the Federal Reserve’s QE3

September 18, 2012 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, we interview the chair of the department of economics at Grove City College and fellow for economic theory More>

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V&V Q&A With Dr. Craig Columbus on “God and Man on Wall Street”

August 27, 2012 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Content of Character, The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, we interview Dr. Craig Columbus, co-author—along with Dr. Mark Hendrickson—of the new book, “God and Man on More>

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V&V Q&A With Drs. Warren Throckmorton and Michael Coulter on “Getting Jefferson Right”

July 27, 2012 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Content of Character, The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, we interview the co-authors of ”Getting Jefferson Right: Fact Checking Claims About Our Third President.” Dr. Warren More>

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V&V Q&A With Sheila Carlberg: “America Is My Home”

July 2, 2012 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Battle for the Mind, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, professor of political science and executive director of the Center—Dr. Paul Kengor—interviews Grove City College graduate Sheila More>

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V&V Q&A on “Heaven in the American Imagination”

May 27, 2011 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, professor of political science and executive director of the Center—Dr. Paul Kengor—interviews the chair of the history More>

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V&V Q&A with Herb Meyer: How to Analyze Information

March 24, 2011 | by | Topic: The Battle for the Mind, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition,professor of political science and executive director of the Center—Dr. Paul Kengor—interviews Herb Meyer, who from 1981-87 More>

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V&V Q&A with Ron Templeton, CEO of Templeton 360: Healthcare Entrepreneurship in the ObamaCare Era

February 16, 2011 | by | Topic: The Law, The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, fellow for entrepreneurship and innovation with The Center for Vision & Values and chair of the entrepreneurship More>

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V&V Q&A: On “Dupes” and the Religious Left (Part 5)

November 15, 2010 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. This is the final installment in a series of weekly interviews with Dr. Paul Kengor, professor of political science and executive More>

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V&V Q&A: On “Dupes” and the Religious Left (Part 4)

November 1, 2010 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. This is the fourth of five installments in a series of weekly interviews with Dr. Paul Kengor, professor of political science More>

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V&V Q&A: On “Dupes” and the Religious Left (Part 3)

October 25, 2010 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. This is the third in a series of weekly interviews with Dr. Paul Kengor, professor of political science and executive director More>

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V&V Q&A: On “Dupes” and the Religious Left (Part 2)

October 18, 2010 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. This is the second in a series of weekly interviews with Dr. Paul Kengor, professor of political science and executive director More>

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V&V Q&A: On “Dupes” and the Religious Left (Part 1)

October 11, 2010 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. This is the first in a series of weekly interviews with Dr. Paul Kengor, professor of political science and executive director More>

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V&V Q&A: On “Dupes” Scholarship, Partisanship, and Redemption

September 27, 2010 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

An Interview with Dr. Paul Kengor

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. This is an interview with Dr. Paul Kengor, professor of political science and executive director More>

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V&V Q&A: God, Socialism, and the Free Market

March 17, 2010 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. This latest edition of “V&V Q&A” is an intriguing look at the biblical basis for the free-market economy, dispelling the More>

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V&V Q&A: Outrageous Public Debt

February 16, 2010 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest Q&A, Dr. Paul Kengor, executive director of the Center, interviews Dr. Guido Hülsmann, chairman of the economics department More>

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V&V Q&A: Dinesh D’Souza on “Life After Death: The Evidence”

December 9, 2009 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest Q&A, Dr. Paul Kengor, executive director of the Center, interviews Dinesh D’Souza, a best-selling author and former White More>

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V&V Q&A: George Schroeder, M.D.: Witness to the Wall and to Socialized Medicine

November 12, 2009 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: Dr. Charles Hull Wolfe, a 20th Century Life

October 21, 2009 | by | Topic: General, The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: The Politics of Laura Ingalls Wilder

September 23, 2009 | by | Topic: The DNA of Greatness, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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V&V Q&A: On E.D. Hirsch Jr. and Cultural Literacy

April 13, 2009 | by | Topic: The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: On Economic Depressions—Then and Now?

January 31, 2009 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: On Fed Distortions and Bailouts

January 30, 2009 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: On Booms, Busts, and America

January 29, 2009 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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V&V Q&A: Dr. Steve Jones on Palin, Pentecostals, and Evangelicals

October 14, 2008 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: The Man Who Predicted the Yom Kippur War

October 3, 2008 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhereMore>

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V&V Q&A: “Where Have You Gone, Thomas Jefferson?” (An Interview on America’s Founding Fathers and Modern Presidents)

September 26, 2008 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: On the Crisis in Georgia with Herb Meyer

August 13, 2008 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: Makers and Takers with Peter Schweizer

June 12, 2008 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: On the Zimmerman Affair

April 18, 2008 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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V&V Q&A: On Church Property and the State (with John Sparks)

April 4, 2008 | by | Topic: The Law, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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V&V Q&A: On the Church, State, and JFK vs. Nixon (with Richard Jewell)

March 31, 2008 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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V&V Q&A: On the Church and State and Public Education (with Dr. Jason Edwards)

March 26, 2008 | by | Topic: The Battle for the Mind, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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V&V Q&A: On the Religious Left, Part II (with Dr. Earl Tilford)

March 20, 2008 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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V&V Q&A: On the Religious Left and the Prince of Peace (with Dr. Earl Tilford)

March 19, 2008 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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V&V Q&A: On Jefferson, Deism, and Church-State Separation (with Dr. Gary Scott Smith)

March 14, 2008 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A on the Church & State in 2008

March 7, 2008 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dr. Andrew Markley

February 18, 2008 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere.  More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dr. Charles Kesler

December 12, 2007 | by | Topic: Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere.  More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Paul Kengor on “The Judge” (Part II)

December 6, 2007 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Reagan’s Secret Weapon
in Winning the Cold War.

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication and a regular feature from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, the Center interviews its own More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Paul Kengor on “The Judge” (Part I)

December 5, 2007 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: “We never armed Saddam,” explains former Reagan top official, William P. Clark. “And to my knowledge, we certainly did not give him anything like WMD technology, or assist him in developing WMD.” The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dinesh D’Souza (Part III)

October 26, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dinesh D’Souza (Part II)

October 25, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dinesh D’Souza (Part I)

October 24, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Thomas J. Usher (Part II)

October 22, 2007 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City Collge.  Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Thomas J. Usher (Part I)

October 19, 2007 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Paul Kengor

September 17, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College.  Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere.  More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Joe Loconte

September 4, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: In this latest edition of the “V&V Q&A,” the executive director of the Center for Vision & Values, Dr. Paul Kengor, interviews Joe Loconte, Senior Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, and one of America’s most More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Tod Lindberg

June 15, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College.  Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will prove illuminating to readers everywhere. More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with L. John Van Til

April 11, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Janice Brown

April 10, 2007 | by | Topic: The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Ralph Peters (Part II)

April 5, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Ralph Peters (Part I)

April 4, 2007 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Steven Jones

April 3, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with George Weigel

March 30, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Maggie Gallagher

March 28, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A on the De-Christianization of Europe

March 26, 2007 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dr. Michael Kazin

February 12, 2007 | by | Topic: Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with H.W. Crocker III

January 8, 2007 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dr. Gary Scott Smith

November 30, 2006 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dr. Paul Kengor

November 1, 2006 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dr. Wilfred McClay

October 2, 2006 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Radwan Masmoudi

September 20, 2006 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Note to readers: With this issue, The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College is launching an e-publication called the “V&V Q&A,” a monthly interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker that we hope will  prove illuminating to More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Michael Novak

June 19, 2006 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: Michael Novak is the George Frederick Jewett Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and author of several bestselling books. Novak participated in a recent conference hosted by The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College titled, More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Wedlock Amendment No Breach of Federalism

June 9, 2006 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The following commentary first appeared in The Washington Times on Wednesday, June 7, 2006 and has been reprinted here with the author’s permission.

Guest Commentary

The proposed Marriage Protection Amendment to the U.S. Constitution does not violate principles … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Women in Iraq and Afghanistan Today

May 8, 2006 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: A. Yasmine Rassam is director of international policy at the Independent Women’s Forum. Rassam participated in the April 5-6, 2006 conference hosted by The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College titled, “Mr. Jefferson Goes More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Q&A with Dr. Paul Marshall

March 28, 2006 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: Dr. Paul Marshall is a Senior Fellow at the Center for Religious Freedom and will be participating in the April 5-6, 2006 conference hosted by the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College titled, “Mr. Jefferson More>

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Are There Any Good Colleges Left?

October 24, 2005 | by | Topic: The Battle for the Mind, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Dear Vision & Values Concise Readers,

Here’s an article by Jennifer Biddison at Townhall.com, the leading source for conservative news and commentary, that gets the story straight about Grove City College. If you know high school students or parents who … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: The Sound of Freedom

October 18, 2005 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

This year, the nation of Austria celebrates the 60th anniversary of its liberation from Nazi occupation. With the Allied victory in May 1945, the German “Anschluss” that had dragooned Austrians into Hitler’s socialist Third Reich in 1938 passed into history, … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Protecting Your Castle from the Courts

September 30, 2005 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

You love your house, you love your neighborhood, and you are pleased that local officials want to help toward its development. Yet, after the Supreme Court recently declined to rehear the Kelo vs New London, CT decision, economic development in … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: The Supreme Court’s Private Life

September 18, 2005 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s note: This article first appeared in the The New York Times.

When John Roberts, President Bush’s nominee for chief justice of the Supreme Court, told the Senate Judiciary Committee last week that “the right to privacy is protected … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: A Scene on Rhode Island Avenue

September 11, 2005 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Sitting in a black Yukon with a machine gun in his lap, Condoleezza Rice’s bodyguard was not the most striking figure outside of St. Matthew’s Cathedral in Washington, D.C. Neither was the thin, black-clad Secretary of State as she departed … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Fighting Poverty, Then and Now

March 21, 2005 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

A few weeks ago Senate Republicans unveiled a twelve-point poverty alleviation program. Many items on that agenda are controversial, but one of them—a push to reauthorize the welfare reform legislation that was enacted in 1996—won’t be. Although Democrats disagree with … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: 1040 Plunder

February 25, 2005 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

In a week I will be a reluctant recipient of plundered property. The modern day Robin Hood purloined the cash last year on my behalf and without my knowledge. Technology comes into play too. Using a piece of sophisticated software, … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Is God Invited to the Inaugural?

January 17, 2005 | by | Topic: Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s note: This article first appeared in National Review.

George W. Bush will soon be delivering his second inaugural address. Will he mention God? Or, perhaps the better question is: Will any mention of God by Bush be tolerated … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Ho-ho-hold On To Your Virginity

December 17, 2004 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Given his decision making power on the matter of gifts, my girls made sure Santa Claus got some seriously good cookies most Christmas eves. Like most children, mine did not know that there is much more to the real Saint … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Thankful for a Fourth Grade Play

November 24, 2004 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Did you ever learn anything profound from a fourth grade play? I did yesterday.

I took an hour off of work to go to the humble theatre of Grove City Christian Academy — the little gymnasium of First Baptist Church … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Blue School Board Fails Lesson

November 19, 2004 | by | Topic: The Battle for the Mind, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Montgomery County, Maryland is a blue county. Next door to Washington, D.C., the county went 66 percent to 33 percent for Senator Kerry in the recent election. So when the Montgomery County School Board rubber stamped a set of committee … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: What About Kerry and the Atheist Vote?

November 11, 2004 | by | Topic: Vision & Values Concise E-publications

While liberals complain about the religious vote that went for George W. Bush, they refuse to discuss—and perhaps happily accept—the non-religious vote that went for John F. Kerry. Which ought to be considered a greater liability for an American president: … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Liberty: The Highest Political End

November 4, 2004 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

 

Editor’s Note: On occasion, we would like to let you know of other important organizations doing good work on behalf of the principles that we support in Vision & Values Concise. Please see the piece below from the president More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Benedict Arnold?

October 29, 2004 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

In a speech during the primaries, John Kerry called companies that outsource “Benedict Arnold” companies. If Benedict Arnold would have had his way, he would have denied Americans what they, and all of mankind throughout history, have sought—freedom—the unalienable rights … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: What Bush Believes

October 22, 2004 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

The influence of President Bush’s faith on his foreign policy has been greatly exaggerated by both friends and foes. Enthusiasts proudly call the president’s foreign policy “faith based.” Detractors angrily assert that the president invaded Iraq and removed Saddam Hussein … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Extraordinary Forgotten Report on Iraqi Terrorism

October 20, 2004 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

The Bush administration’s twin pillars for going to war in Iraq were weapons of mass destruction and terrorism. Critics have seized upon the lack of WMD stockpiles as a means to de-legitimize the war. Yet, in their zealousness to discredit … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: The Age of Liberty

October 18, 2004 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Over the last week, something enormously important has happened — something deserving of much more than the routine news-cycle coverage. To put it bluntly, the presidential election in Afghanistan is a seminal event, and those who don’t understand how or … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Answering Bob Schieffer’s Big Debate Question

October 15, 2004 | by | Topic: Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Bob Schieffer was not the first person to ask the contentious question concerning the origins of homosexual feelings. Such questions are frequently asked by pollsters, researchers and people at the water cooler.  The thorny issue arising in a presidential debate, … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Do You Miss the Smell of Tear Gas in the Morning?

October 8, 2004 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Aging boomers nostalgic for those long ago days of anti-war demonstrations and that whiff of tear gas floating across the quad, take heart. On October 14, four Princeton Theological Seminary professors and Assyrian Catholic Church of Iraq peace activist, Sister … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Whose Country Is It, Dude?

September 29, 2004 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

In the early 1960s, impressionist Vaughn Meader developed a great routine about President John F. Kennedy and his brother Robert, who served as Attorney General of the United States. It seems the two got involved in a family spat about … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: A Governor and a Shooting in Fort Worth

September 24, 2004 | by | Topic: The American Story, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

This week marks the fifth anniversary of one of the worst weeks in the history of Fort Worth, Texas. What happened that week was a demonstration of evil and good, of a mad killer at work and a kind community … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: The WTO Punching Bag

September 24, 2004 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

The World Trade Organization, a favorite punching bag of some conservatives, is at it again.  But hold on conservatives, the WTO is right on this one! For pocketbook reasons, the U.S. would be wise to heed their ruling.

For the … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Hopeful Solutions to Teenage Pregnancy

September 21, 2004 | by | Topic: The Battle for the Mind, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

One of the most contentious debates in education — sex education, contraceptives vs. abstinence — has become more important. At least four studies have found that there is a meaningful number of adolescent women who desire to become pregnant in … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: “So Help Me God”: Faith and the Presidency

September 17, 2004 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

George W. Bush’s deep personal faith significantly impacts his performance as president and has evoked much commendation and criticism. All this attention on religion leads many to conclude incorrectly that Bush is unique or at least very unusual among American … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: The DaVinci Code in Your Backpack

September 13, 2004 | by | Topic: The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

What can the popular book “The DaVinci Code” teach us at back-to-school time? History and critical thinking are inseparable for a good education. If read merely as fiction, The DaVinci Code would be an interesting mystery story. However, when the … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Give Lower-Skilled Workers a Chance

July 30, 2004 | by | Topic: The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Election years are the times that try economists’ souls. Practically everyone with his hat in the ring will promise us this and promise us that and promise us everything under the sun, more often than not implying that, by the … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: The Tale of Two Reports: Are Schools Safe or Not?

July 23, 2004 | by | Topic: The Battle for the Mind, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Election years are the times that try economists’ souls. Practically everyone with his hat in the ring will promise us this and promise us that and promise us everything under the sun, more often than not implying that, by the … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Hiding Truth From Schoolchildren: It’s Elementary Revisited

June 16, 2004 | by | Topic: The Content of Character, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

“It’s Elementary: Talking About Gay Issues in School” is an award winning video that aims to give teachers ideas about how to discuss gay issues in schools. Released in 1996 by producers Helen Cohen and Oscar winner Debra Chasnoff, this … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: The Theater of Terror

June 16, 2004 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

At this writing, American contractor Paul Marshal Johnson may face a gruesome death at the hands of his al-Qaeda captors. The image of a blindfolded Johnson accompanied by a message demanding the release of terrorists in Saudi custody, seen around … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Ronald Reagan’s Rainbow

June 5, 2004 | by | Topic: The DNA of Greatness, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Ronald Reagan was a man who had it all. It is difficult to identify an American who lived a fuller, or greater, life—what he understatedly called “An American Life.” In nearly everything he did, Reagan succeeded wildly. When he left … More>

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VISION & VALUES CONCISE: Amazing Grace and The Lord of the Rings

March 15, 2004 | by | Topic: The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

What made J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings an Oscar winner? Strangely enough, in an age that purports to be modern and secular, the Lord of the Rings is a success because its structure and vision focus the viewer … More>

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