Casey Chalk
Casey Chalk
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Casey Chalk is a columnist for The American Conservative, Crisis Magazine, and The New Oxford Review. He has a bachelors in history and masters in teaching from the University of Virginia, and masters in theology from Christendom College.

Smart Women Don’t Send Nudes To Strangers, And Other Tales Of The Sexual Revolution

The pornographication of America’s culture prevents victims from thinking clearly. Sadly, behavior once labeled bizarre or self-destructive is now common.

Your Complete Guide To Canceling Every Team In Major League Baseball

Why stop at the Cleveland Indians or Texas Rangers? When you think about it, every single team name in Major League Baseball is irredeemably offensive.

Conservatives Win In Poland, And Leftist Media With No Better Ideas Calls It Bigotry

In Poland, a center-right party favoring deregulated markets and strong integration with the EU lost to a pro-life, pro-family, pro-social-safety-net party. The media’s telling a different story.

Saint Kateri’s Story Dispels The Myth Of White People As Uniquely Evil

Rarely if ever in the many millennia of human civilization has there been a people group who has not committed some atrocity. American Indians are no exception.

Toppled Statues Of Junipero Serra Obscure A History Worth Remembering

Men like the righteous Franciscan friar Junipero Serra deserve to be remembered with respect. Their statues should be treasured and defended.

‘Top Chef’ Winner Gets A Pass From Woke Mobs Because She’s Not A White Man

The ‘Top Chef’ producers constantly find themselves trapped in a dilemma: how to appear to be a thrilling, objective competition while appealing to woke sensibilities.

Social Media Activism Is A Sorry Substitute For Real Progress

If Americans want to know where to start helping their fellow citizens in need, the answer is not far away. They only have to put away their devices long enough to see it.

Writer Makes Career Pretending To Be Hispanic, Gets Excused Because He’s A Leftist

One might think a story of a man who made a career out of pretending to be a Latino immigrant might elicit allegations of ‘cultural appropriation.’ Not so much.

No, Georgians Aren’t Callous Racists For Enjoying Post-COVID Reopenings

Georgians aren’t dying in droves from coronavirus since the state began reopening, but the latest ‘reporting’ from The Washington Post confirms the paper’s objectivity is dead indeed.

How To Make Sense Of Military Service In A Culture That No Longer Understands It

Scott Beauchamp’s recent essay collection, ‘Did You Kill Anyone?’ attempts to reconcile the experience of soldiers in a culture that no longer understands the value and values of military service.

Why Sheltering At Home Isn’t Necessarily Making Us All Better Neighbors

If you don’t think you need the people in your community, you can afford to insult them, treat them rudely, or buy the entire shelf of wheat flour at the local grocer.

Children’s Book Legend Tomie DePaola Lives Forever In His Work

Tomie DePaola’s children’s stories have sold more than 25 million copies and been translated into more than 20 languages. We said goodbye to him this week, but his legacy lives on.

Validating Suicide In Response To Transgender Skepticism Is Horrifically Irresponsible

Some appear to believe that if persuading vulnerable youths to contemplate suicide helps persuade the public that skepticism of transgender ideology is dangerously bigoted, so be it.

You Know Who Else Colonized Land From ‘Indigenous Peoples’? Native Americans

The ‘settler’ argument exacerbates racial tensions by projecting a historical narrative in which white Americans, regardless of their family histories, are singularly responsible for historical evils against indigenous people.

It’s Up To The MLB And Baseball Fans To Ensure Astros Cheaters Never Prosper

The Houston Astros are world-class cheaters, and more must be done to rectify their sin against America’s most hallowed game.

If People Can’t Get Married On Plantations, They Can’t Get Married Anywhere

Yes, horrible things happened at Southern plantations. But horrible things have happened all across the entire nation. To start banning venues due to evils is to prevent attempts to replace evil with good.

Washington Post Writer Can’t Figure Out Why Trump Supporters Won’t Talk To Her

In corporate media, conservative women are simply presumed to be bigoted, or stupid, or who cares, as long as it’s an opportunity to trivialize them.

Religious People Think Democrats Will Strip Our Rights Because It’s True

A professor claims religious people are afraid of atheists and Democrats because they’re projecting ignorance and hatred. Maybe instead religious people just follow the news.

‘The Dumbest Generation’ Has Gotten Even Dumber 10 Years Later

A decade after ‘The Dumbest Generation’ was published, there is still much reason for hand-wringing about the future of our children and nation. We must take responsibility if we want to turn the tide.

How The Left’s Culture War Positions Match Perfectly With Satan’s

In the anti-life, anti-family, anti-liberty agenda of secular leftists, we find the same strategy Satan employed in the garden.