The Common Good

Jeffrey Weiss

Blog Posts by Jeffrey Weiss

Posted by Jeffrey Weiss 8 weeks 5 days ago
The death of Jamie Coots could be read as just another bit of evidence that the universe doesn’t much care what you believe. Physics, biology, geology — all perk along with or without our assent....
Posted by Jeffrey Weiss 9 weeks 4 days ago
Legos got religion? Who knew?The Lego Movie, well-reviewed and making money by the brickyard, builds its story upon religious and moral themes. They don’t all snap together securely, but that’s in...
Posted by Jeffrey Weiss 11 weeks 2 days ago
Demonstrating that a truly ill wind blows no good, The Wall Street Journal proved this week that Holocaust education programs deserve society’s continued support.The evidence started with...
Posted by Jeffrey Weiss 27 weeks 6 days ago
Reviews of the new hit movie Gravity note that it’s an unusually fine science fiction film. What they don’t mention is that the main character represents an increasingly common theme in...
Posted by Jeffrey Weiss 31 weeks 6 days ago
Three years ago, a nobody from nowhere got famous for doing something unpleasant.The self-ordained pastor of an unknown Florida church threatened to burn a Quran. And then he did it. And then others...