The Fall of the House of Graham

Billy Graham is passing slowly into shadows. His legacy is following close behind. We know him as the “Evangelical Pope” and “Pastor to Presidents.” For the last half of the twentieth century, he was, without argument, the leading religious figure in America. If you went to one of his rallies, they were simple but powerful. […]

The Justification of John Edwards

Yesterday, in a sleepy little courthouse in Greensboro, North Carolina, the most prominent American politician to face criminal charges since Richard Nixon went to trial.  John Edwards, 2004 Democratic nominee for Vice-President, stands accused of allegedly funneling almost a million dollars to his mistress to conceal their affair and her pregnancy during the 2008 Democratic […]