THURSDAY GOD & CAESAR EDITION

Catholic Science Fiction – Sasha Volokh, Volokh

Paul Targets Brennan’s Nomination over Drones – Leslie Eastman, L.I.

Human Rights Watch and “Prisoner X” – David Bernstein, Volokh

Damascus Burns – Walter Mead, Via Meadia

Obama’s American System – Samuel Goldman, SotU / American Conservative

A Beatles Lord of the Rings? – Matthew Schmitz, First Thoughts / First Things

Obamacare Supporters Feel the Fear – Walter Mead, Via Meadia

Politicizing Philanthropy – Howard Husock, City Journal

Carl Schmitt Meets the Doc Fix – Michael Greve, Liberty Law Blog

Our National Sex Day – Caitlin Seery, Public Discourse

A Review of Good – Stephen M. Klugewicz, T.I.C.

Iran Upgrades Its Nuclear Capacity – Walter Mead, Via Meadia

Court Finds Fault With Mandate – John Davidson, On the Square / First Things

Pessimism Is Hope – Molly Brigid Flynn, T.I.C.

Teen Sues Parents to Prevent Forced Abortion – Wesley Smith, NRO

Patron Saint of Big Pulpit: Joaquín Navarro-Valls