Jordan Peterson, Joe Biden, and the Racist Underbelly of Identity Politics

I recently had an opportunity to publish a couple articles with Salvo Magazine that look at identity politics and its cultural consequences. My most recent Salvo articles is titled, ‘You Are What…

Logic and Online Source Evaluation

If you spend any time online, it is absolutely indispensable to have a rudimentary understanding of logic. This article will look at some basic principles of logic while considering how these principles…

How to Evaluate Information Online

This article forms part of an ongoing series aimed to equip students at classical schools with the skills needed to research for their senior thesis. To read the introduction to the series…

A Classical School’s Guide to Senior Thesis Research, Part 2: How to Leverage The Power of Google

This article forms part of an ongoing series aimed to equip students at classical schools with the skills needed to research for their senior thesis. To read the introduction to the series…

A Classical School’s Guide to Senior Thesis Research, Part 1: How to Find Information Online

This article forms part of an ongoing series aimed to equip students at classical schools with the skills needed to research for their senior thesis. To read the introduction to the series…

A Classical School’s Guide to Senior Thesis Research, Introduction: Classical Education and Information Literacy

This article is the introduction to an ongoing series aimed to equip students at classical schools with the skills needed to research for their senior thesis. To get links to the entire…

Plato’s Cave, Education, and the Desire for God

From “Virtue and Classical Education“:   Education should thus serve the dual purpose of cultivating dispositions attuned to what is good, true and beautiful in this world, while also cultivating a sense…

The Shallows, Schema-Formation, and Memory

I am delighted to see a new edition of The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains, featuring a new Afterword about smartphones and social media. On his website, Nicholas…

Josef Pieper and the Lost art of Leisure

Everyone is aware of the obstacles that have arisen from public life grinding to a standstill in the wake of COVID-19. It is sometimes more difficult to be aware of the opportunities…

One Man’s Mission to Expose and Destroy Auschwitz

Sometimes during times of disaster and great evil it is the ordinary people who step up to the plate–people no one would have expected to become great heroes. Witold Pilecki was such…

Progressivism and the Loss of Common Reason

From Gerald Russell’s “Beauty Is At the Heart of True Conservatism“: Progressivism has lost the notion of a common reason to which people of differing faiths could consent, even of the possibility…

“White people to the back immediately”

From The American Conservative yesterday: I ran into this Clubhouse discussion on Twitter and it crystallized for me the end point of CRT and Wokeism. Perhaps you have seen it already. https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=YyCj5UaG1kI&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR2-Lb57Docit2hzHNYtbKq8KlZc4lGFtiAADgeeYB5TYQoLarMWwG5lKk8…



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This Christmas letter from Ancient Faith authors includes an update on my writing. Just scroll down to Robin Phillips.

Posted by Robin Phillips on Sunday, January 10, 2021

This year has been a year of trouble, ranging from COVID-19 and its aftermath, to civil unrest. The troubles that...

Posted by Ancient Faith Radio on Tuesday, August 18, 2020

In my forthcoming book with Ancient Faith about gratitude, I have a chapter about why it’s important for each of us to...

Posted by Robin Phillips, Author on Tuesday, June 30, 2020

In this recent interview with Ancient Faith, I share some of the personal factors that led me to write Gratitude in Life...

Posted by Robin Phillips on Monday, September 14, 2020