The Tragedy of American Compassion (Paperback)
"A richly documented, controversial history of the welfare state...." --Publishers Weekly
Marvin Olasky is a senior fellow of the Discovery Institute and the author of twenty-eight books, including The Tragedy of American Compassion and Lament for a Father. From 1983 through 2021 he was a professor at the University of Texas at Austin and the editor in chief of WORLD. He and his wife, Susan, have four sons.