Piers Shepherd

Piers Shepherd, a freelance writer based in London, has written for The Catholic World Report, the Catholic Herald, Christian Order, and other publications.  A graduate of the Franciscan University of Steubenville, he works as a researcher for a trust defending traditional marriage and family in the U.K.

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  • Books in Brief: Despised
    June 14, 2021

    Books in Brief: Despised

    2 min

    When even those who hold socialist economic views see problems in the rejection of traditional views, one know can say for certain that the problems facing Western culture are truly immense.

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  • Books in Brief: June 2021
    June 2021

    Books in Brief: June 2021

    4 min

    Chronicles contributors review Nancy Leong’s Identity Capitalists: The Powerful Insiders Who Exploit Diversity to Maintain Inequality and Paul Embery’s Despised: Why the Modern Left Loathes the Working Class.

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  • Letter from Twickenham: In Deepest Remainland
    April/May 2020

    Letter from Twickenham: In Deepest Remainland

    10 ¼ min

    One would be hard pressed to find a more pleasant London neighborhood than the leafy suburb of Twickenham, where this author resides. Situated on the Thames River and immersed in history, Twickenham was for years a bastion of conservatism. In the last two decades, however, Twickenham has become something of a solid outpost for the liberal, globalist elite.

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  • The Spanish Civil War and the Battle for Western Civilization
    November 2019

    The Spanish Civil War and the Battle for Western Civilization

    15 ¾ min

    After a lengthy legal battle concluded in September, Spain’s Supreme Court gave its approval to the socialist government’s plans to exhume and remove the remains of General Francisco Franco from the Valley of the Fallen, where they have lain since his death in 1975. The controversial general led Spain’s Nationalist forces to victory over their Republican opponents in the Spanish Civil War, which ended 80 years ago.

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  • Ireland’s Anti-Christian Revolution
    March 2019

    Ireland’s Anti-Christian Revolution

    24 ½ min

    Secular anti-Catholicism can fairly be described as the ruling ideology of the modern Republic of Ireland. In no other country do politicians and the media so openly, persistently, and savagely attack the Catholic Church.

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