Sports, religion, and education have come together most frequently on the college campus; the private college, at that.
Each generation makes it choices and evaluations about what it wants to save and what it wants to relegate to the dump.
If public and critical interest in the novel has declined, it has done so in large part because the novel has dramatically lost authority.
They have grown up in a society addicted to an hypnotic instrument of passivity; they have the leisure to be drawn into postures that involve no pain.
We cannot address the question of leadership until we find an answer to the dogged and pervasive unhappiness in our time.
Washington is a very different world. In my opinion, there's no tougher place to exhibit leadership. Its inhabitants have confused priorities.
The view in Washington is that ''the brightest and the best'' are no longer attracted to politics, and that the quality of our leaders has suffered.
When we were younger we made up stories in our heads—daydreams. Needless to say, the heroes and heroines of these stories were always ourselves.
Long after our boys in Europe were demobilized, Hollywood was still fighting fascism. This catch-all category includes anything opposed to the Left.
No communist regime anywhere in the world is based on the freely given consent of the peoples imprisoned within its borders.