Civil Discourse


May 23, 2024 • Blog

Greet them ever with grateful hearts

We arrived, parked, entered the cemetery, and were immediately struck by the simple, still beauty of the grounds they kept.

December 28, 2023 • Blog

What we can learn from tradition

Every time you stream a song by Bing Crosby or the Ronettes, you’re re-counting the votes of those who came before you.

November 22, 2023 • Blog

Thankful to be a Georgian

Georgia’s history represents all that is tragic and triumphant in America’s story, with ample opportunity to learn from both.

November 9, 2023 • Commentary

4 Issues Facing the Buckhead Community in Atlanta

While not taking sides in the debate, the Georgia Public Policy Foundation has released a report which offers a fact-based assessment of the key issues. 


November 8, 2023 • Blog

Jim Wooten: A beacon of light

Jim’s columns and editorials for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution were path lights for a conservative movement in Georgia.





July 12, 2023 • Commentary

“We didn’t go up the mountain”

I wouldn’t blame you for not believing this story. I’d scarcely believe it myself if I hadn’t been there.



April 26, 2023 • Commentary

Bringing greatness back to life

The view from one of America’s secular temples eludes capture by the lay photographer.