A Remarkable New Program in Christian Apologetics

Holly Ordway

We recently published another installment in our series of in-depth interviews with individuals who are making a difference to American higher education and culture. This one was with Dr. Holly Ordway, who teaches Christian apologetics at Houston Baptist University. What is apologetics? The word “apologetics” comes from the Greek word apologia—which does not mean the […]

The Crisis in Education . . . and a Hero

Striking Teachers

We all sense that public education in the United States faces tremendous challenges, and that something must be done. But what, exactly, is the problem? And what should we—what can we—do? At TheBestSchools.org, we just did an interview with the man on the left, Henry Gradillas. He, perhaps more than anyone, knows what needs to […]

Greg Lukianoff Interview

greg lukianoff

Greg Lukianoff is President of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), a political and legal advocacy group supporting the free-speech rights of students on America’s college campuses. A self-described left-leaning liberal politically, Mr. Lukianoff worked for the ACLU (American Civil liberties Union) and OAR (Organization for Aid to Refugees), as well as for […]

Peter Boettke Interview

peter boettke

Peter J. Boettke is one of the most influential members of what one might call the “fifth generation” of Austrian economists—an academic cohort that is currently at the peak of its intellectual power and influence, both in this country and around the world.(1)   Austrian economics, of course, is the school of thought which holds […]

Michael Licona Interview


Mike Licona has a Ph.D. in New Testament Studies and is Associate Professor in Theology at Houston Baptist University. He was interviewed by Lee Strobel in his book The Case for the Real Jesus (Zondervan, 2007) and appeared in Strobel’s The Case for Christ (DVD, 2007). He is the author of numerous books, including The Resurrection of […]

William Lane Craig Interview


William Lane Craig is Research Professor of Philosophy at Talbot School of Theology in La Mirada, California. He holds a doctorate in philosophy from the University of Birmingham and a doctorate in theology from the University of Munich. He is the author of numerous articles in professional journals, the author or editor of over 30 […]

Richard Carrier Interview


Richard Carrier is a world-renowned author and speaker. As a professional historian, published philosopher, and prominent defender of the American freethought movement, Dr. Carrier has appeared across the country and on national television defending sound historical methods and the ethical worldview of secular naturalism. His books and articles have also received international attention. He holds […]

Rick Schenker Interview


Rick Schenker is president of Ratio Christi, a campus-based, Christian apologetics organization, which he joined in February, 2011. Rick has a visionary leadership style, and has experience in business, government, public and media relations, fundraising, and non-profit management. He has a bachelor’s degree in Bible from Central Bible College, and has done graduate work in […]

Caroline Crocker Interview


Dr. I. Caroline Crocker is a cell biologist whose passion is to promote good science, based on impartial evaluation of evidence rather than blind adherence to consensus. According to her, it is vital to the health, prosperity, and even faith of our nation that science be freed from the constraints of financial, political, and religious motives. For this […]

The Importance of Interviews at TheBestSchools.org

At TheBestSchools.org, we believe that interviews with people who have interesting insights into education can help our readers find the school that is best for them. Sometimes, interviews take the form of debates in which each party questions the other and gets them to reveal things they might not have otherwise. Many people who are […]

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