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Edwin Bjorkman


Fiction and Life

Success. By Lion Feuchtwanger. New York: The Viking Press. $3.00. Quiet Street. By Michael Ossorgin. New York: Lincoln MacVeagh—The Dial Press. $2.50. The Water Gypsies. By A. P. Herbert. Garden City: Double-day, Doran and Company. $2.50. The Imp [...]

The Conquest of Death

IThere are three questions which every religion must answer in order to live: (1) What brought us here? (2) Why are we here? (3) Where do we go from here? And of these, the last one is the more important by far to all but a very few.Thanks to modern [...]

The Sin of the Churches

Religion is to me the most personal thing in the world, the most inviolably intimate, the one phase of human life with which no one else has any right to meddle. For this reason, talking about it in public seems almost to smack of indecency. And yet [...]

Diagnosing Uncle Sam

Where Freedom Falters. By the author of "The Pomp of Power." New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. $4.00. America Comes of Age. By Andre Siegfried. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company. $3.00. Understanding America. By Langdon Mitch [...]