Commentary with E. David Cook

Dr. E. David Cook, a Fellow of Green College, Oxford and the first Holmes Professor of Faith and Learning at Wheaton College, gives his take on the day's most gripping news.

Arianna Huffington is stepping down as editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post. She co-founded the pioneer digital-only journalistic site, eleven... More

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said he was benefitting from the latest controversy he created by suggesting ‘Second Amendment people’-... More

In Platte, South Dakota, a couple died within twenty minutes of each other. They had been married for 63 years and shared a room in a nursing... More

Japanese people stopped in the streets to watch their Emperor Akihito indicate he wishes to step down as Emperor. This is the first for an Emperor... More

There is a shadow hanging over the Rio Olympics. It’s not so much the quality of the water or incomplete accommodation and infrastructure. Many... More

Thousands across the world flocked to bookstores, many wearing wizard hats and capes to get their hands on a copy of the latest instalment of... More

The XXXI Olympiad in Rio began last weekend with a colourful opening ceremony. 207 nations, and 11,000 plus athletes will compete in 28 sports.... More

Pope Francis has set up a special commission to study whether women will be allowed to become deacons in the Catholic Church. Deacons can preach... More

It has not been a good week for Donald Trump. A Muslim American immigrant Khizr Khan spoke to the Democratic Party Convention about the sacrificial... More

In American Political Conventions, the great and the good praise their favoured candidate and attack their nemesis. At the Republican Convention... More