Winter 2003

Insight: Collecting Our Thoughts

Collecting Our Thoughts

David Hulme

As we entered our fifth year of publication, we reviewed all past issues and realized that a number of articles are timely and timeless and could be grouped together for greater meaning.

The Violent Heart

The Violent Heart

David Hulme

The story of humanity is in large part the story of animosity and violence. What is it about people that leads them to treat one another as adversaries?

Taming the Monster Inside Us

Taming the Monster Inside Us

David Hulme

In this interview with Jonathan Glover, which first appeared in the Summer 2001 issue, the British ethics professor addresses the human proclivity for cruelty. 

The Origin of Evil

The Origin of Evil

John Meakin

Robert C. Boraker

The “problem of evil” has frustrated philosophers for millennia. How do you reconcile the presence of evil with the existence of a loving God? 

A Culture of Divorce

A Culture of Divorce

Brian Orchard

More and more couples are willing to endure the pain of ending a marriage, a fact that is reshaping society itself, according to experts.

Parental Guidance Required

Parental Guidance Required

Brian Orchard

Children are shaped by many outside influences. Where should parents begin in reclaiming their role as authority figures and moral guides for their children?

Taking the Bounce out of Boys

Taking the Bounce Out of Boys

Thomas E. Fitzpatrick

Vision contributor Thomas Fitzpatrick interviews author Christina Hoff Sommers about the upbringing of boys. 

Easter: An Empty Shell

An Empty Shell

Robert C. Boraker

Easter: How can it be that the book the Christian world calls holy is silent on one of traditional Christianity’s most important celebrations?

Peace Be within Your Walls

Peace Be Within Your Walls

David Hulme

Vision publisher David Hulme interviews Shimon Peres, former prime minister of Israel, member of the Knesset and founder of the Peres Center for Peace. 

Interview with Sir John Keegan: The New War

The New War?

David Hulme

David Hulme spoke with military historian Sir John Keegan soon after 9/11. Vision revisits their discussion on the changing face of war.