Gregg, Samuel
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(2017) Samuel Gregg is Research Director at the Acton Institute.


How Europe's Way of Denial Became a Way of Death

Europe's immigration woes underscore how much of the continent is living in untruth - in lies that gradually kill. "Terrorism has nothing to do with Islam." "Islam is a religion of peace." These are invariably among the first statements we hear from European politicians following yet another jihadist attack in Western Europe.

Date posted: 2018-03-28

National Sovereignty and the Challenge of Immigration

After topics like abortion and same-sex marriage, few subjects fuel more division than migration. That's partly because of concerns about subjects such as Islamist terrorism, failures to maintain border security, or some American and European political and religious leaders' apparent reluctance to acknowledge such phenomena as real problems. The idea of national sovereignty is indispensable to any coherent discussion of immigration policy.

Date posted: 2017-08-30

John Stuart Mill's Intolerant Faith and the Religion of Liberalism

John Stuart Mill foreshadows the deeply intolerant faith and agenda of contemporary liberalism.

Date posted: 2017-06-21

Neil Gorsuch, Natural Law, and the Limits of Judicial Power

What does natural law say about the power of judges in constitutional systems of government?

Date posted: 2017-03-30

Shedding Light on Progressivism's Dark Side

A new book details the progressive movement's reliance on eugenics and race science as well as its effort to exclude the disabled, blacks, immigrants, the poor, and women from full participation in American society.

Date posted: 2017-02-15