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AMERICAN POLITICAL ISSUES: GENERAL

The Catholic “Third Way” in Socio-Political Thought: Reflections on the “Great American Mush God” of Civil Religion and Morality [1-24-02]

Catholic Politics: Neither “Left” Nor “Right”, But Radically Orthodox or the “Radical Center” (+ My Own Views) [10-24-06]

Ruminations on Civic Duty, Patriotism, and Military Service in Relation to Our First Allegiance to God [Facebook, 11-14-11]

Should Catholics Ditch the Word, “Conservative”? [7-4-14]

Political Apathy, Cynicism, and the “They’re All Exactly the Same” Immoral Equivalence Myth Are All Inexcusable Cop-Outs [Facebook, 10-4-14]

My Political Views in a Nutshell [Facebook, 10-4-16]

“Radical Center”: The Catholic Faith is Far More Important than Political Differences (+ earlier related remarks) [Facebook, 11-29-16]

Holy Scripture: Honor and Respect Political Rulers [2-2-17]

High-Ranked Demon Screwtape on Civil War in Catholic Ranks Over Politics [Facebook, 2-9-17]

Are Patheos Catholic Writers Overwhelmingly “Liberal”? [4-2-17]

Crass Political Bigotry vs. Biblical Teaching on Honoring Rulers [Facebook, 5-18-17]

Rod Bennett Makes a Great Point About the Liberal and Conservative Outlooks (in the broadest “temperament” sense of those terms) [Facebook, 8-10-17]

This “Conservative” is Very Passionate About Social Justice [8-31-17]

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AMERICAN POLITICAL ISSUES: SPECIFIC ISSUES

‘Twas the Month After Election (A Satirical Poem) [included in my collected Christmas poems: about the 2000 election] *

Christians Voting 4 Pro-Aborts?!?! [4-4-04]

The Pathetic “One-Issue Voter” Canard on the Abortion Issue [9-10-08] *

Initial Reaction to the Supreme Court’s Obamacare Decision: Win-Win Scenario (+ additional follow-up discussion) [Facebook, 6-29-12]

Vigorous Discussion (and My Rants) on Libertarianism, Third Parties, 2016, and RINOs [Facebook, 11-5-13]

Jeremiad Against Libertarianism (or at least some highly secularized, extreme versions of it) [11-20-13]

On the Complaint that Pro-Lifers are “Single-Issue” [9-24-15]

“Pro-Lifers” Vote for Childkillers? Huh?! [3-3-16]

Discussion of Mark Shea’s Removal as a National Catholic Register Columnist [Facebook, 8-19-16]

Mark Shea Candidly Explaining His Own Frustrations and Anger Five Weeks Ago (7-13-16) / My Observations [Facebook, 8-24-16]

Is Simcha Fisher’s Husband Unemployed? / Mark Shea’s Ridiculous “Hungry Children” Rhetoric [Facebook, 8-25-16]

Mark Shea vs. “Old Pro-Life” Texas Legislators (Medicaid) and Paul Ryan (School Lunches for Children) [12-6-16]

My 2017 New Year’s Resolution (Completely Ignoring Mark Shea’s Political “Commentary”) [Facebook, 1-2-17]

Can Presidents be Blamed for Bad Things That Occur During Their Terms? (vs. Sam Rocha) [Facebook, 1-4-17]

My [Almost Nonexistent] Obama Criticism vs. Yearlong 24-7 Vicious Trump Criticism [Facebook, 1-20-17]

The Tired “Angry Conservative” Card [Facebook, 1-25-17]

Debate About Political Humor (Specifically, a Meme Spoofing Left-Wing Protesters as Crybabies) (vs. Sam Rocha) [Facebook, 2-18-17]

Clonish Choir-Preaching and Orwellian PC Groupthink . . . Rather Than Fair Dialogue [4-11-17]

Atheist Friend Jon Curry Absurdly Blasts Me for Supposedly Not Defending Free Speech [Facebook, 4-29-17]

My Lone Opinion Expressed Regarding the GOP Healthcare Bill [Facebook, 5-5-17]

Response to Jon Curry’s Charge that I Only Criticize Liberals for Bad Behavior and Not Folks on My “Side” (Hypocrisy and Double Standards) [Facebook, 6-3-17]

Orthodoxy Cop Pontificates that All But a “Few” Conservatives are Insane [Facebook, 8-13-17]

Okay, Scott Eric Alt: Let’s Have a Real Discussion (Satire and What I Meant by “Scott Eric Alt-Left” / Clue: it was Not “Leftist”) [Facebook, 8-21-17]

Liberals, the “Little Guy” and the “Littlest” Guys [Facebook, 9-4-17]

Jeremiad on Ridiculously Politicized Awards Shows [Facebook, 9-20-17]

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2016 AMERICAN PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN

Trump & Reagan: Shocking Similarities [1-15-16]

Is Trump a Conservative; Even “Reaganesque”? [3-9-16]

In (Partial) Defense of Donald Trump [3-10-16]

Roarin’ Lion Ted [5-4-16]

15 Reasons Why Trump Wins in November [5-5-16]

Trump’s High Negatives / Polls (Dialogue) [5-10-16]

Trump is a Slimeball, Moron, & Scumbag [5-27-16]

“How Can a Catholic Vote for Trump?!!?” [5-28-16]

Past Presidential Polls Mid-Race and Contrary Outcome in November / Likely Voters [6-24-16; addendum: 7-23-16]

Statement on Catholic “Trump Wars” & Civil Discourse [7-23-16]

Ubiquitous “Trumpmania” & Sensible Prudence [8-3-16]

Group Discussion About Donald Trump and the 2016 Election [illustrates precisely my sustained point in the above paper: that constructive, fruitful, civil discussion about Trump is now impossible in Catholic and conservative circles] [Facebook, 8-14-16]

Catholic Lawyer Huge Hewitt’s Case for a Trump Vote Based on the Future of the Supreme Court (+ Part Two / Part Three) [8-14-16]

On Trump & the “Supreme” Pro-Life Cause [8-16-16]

Whoppers About Trump and Planned Parenthood [Facebook, 8-22-16]

The Supreme Court, Presidents, and Abortion, in 2016 [Facebook, 10-8-16]

Statement on Donald Trump’s Despicable, Outrageous “Lewd” Comments [Facebook, 10-8-16]
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Rant Against RINOs (i.e., Those “Republicans” Who Literally Favor Hillary Clinton) [Facebook, 10-11-16]

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Reply to Sam Rocha Regarding “Nonsense” Supreme Court Arguments (Trump & the Pro-Life Cause) [Facebook, 10-11-16]

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Dialogue with Mike Maturen: 3rd Party Candidate (+ vigorous Facebook discussion on 3rd parties) [10-14-16]

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How a Non-Vote for Trump (3rd Party or Sitting Home) Indeed Helps Elect Hillary [Facebook, 10-15-16]

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Saul, David, and Donald Trump (Saintliness and Being Used by God) [Facebook, 10-15-16]

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Is Trump a Good Man? (Character Issues and Voting for President) [Facebook, 10-18-16]

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Is Trump [Causally / Logically] to Blame for [X Number of] Morons & Fanatics & Anti-Semites Who Say They Support Him? [Facebook, 10-19-16]

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Rational Discussion is Nearly Impossible with Anti-Trumpists / Election Post-Mortem (We’re Gonna Have to Unite Then)  [Facebook, 10-20-16]

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Debate with Mark Shea on Trump’s Sexual Sins, Pro-Lifers Destroying Their Own “Credibility”, & the Newt vs. Megyn Showdown [Facebook, 10-26-16]

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“Divide and Conquer”: My [Non-] Discussion Policy, Post-Election [Facebook, 10-26-16]

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“How Sinful Must a Politician Be to Become Disqualified?” [Facebook, 10-26-16]

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Trump, Hillary, and Abortion: a Mini-Debate (vs. Dr. Michael Liccione) [Facebook, 11-1-16]

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Debate: Trump vs. Women, Blacks, & Latinos?: Rhetoric vs. Actual Polling & Voting Data (vs. Deacon Steven D. Greydanus) [Facebook, 11-1-16]

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Bets with Deacon Steven D. Greydanus and Sam Rocha on the Election [Facebook, 11-2-16]

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Dialogue on 2016 Presidential Polls (Outliers, Accuracy, Etc.) (vs. Scott P. Richert) [11-2-16]

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On Trump as Supposedly Extraordinarily “Divisive” and “Unpopular” [Facebook, 11-2-16]

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Is 2016 a 1980 Election Repeat (Reagan’s First Electoral Blowout)?: I May be a Prophet on This [Facebook, 11-2-16]
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Rebecca Bratten Weiss (and Yours Truly) on Rising Above Political Divisiveness [Facebook, 11-6-16]

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Voting for a Ruthless First-Degree Murderer?: Reply to an Anti-Trumpist [Facebook, 11-6-16]

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Has the GOP Undergone a Sea Change (for the Worse) with Regard to Character Issues Involving Their Nominees? 2nd Reply to an Anti-Trumpist [Facebook, 11-6-16]

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Dialogue with Deacon Steven Greydanus on Voting & Pro-Life [11-8-16]

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My 2016 Electoral College Predictions [got 46 of 50 states right, and just 7 electoral votes off] [Facebook, 11-8-16]

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“It’s time now to stop the fighting and to get together and unify . . .” [Facebook, 11-9-16]

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My Successful May Predictions About the 2016 Election [11-9-16]

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Reply to a Never-Trump, Gloom-and-Doom Naysayer [Facebook, 11-10-16]

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Two Trumps?: Attila the Hun and The Great Unifier? / The Trump Revolution [Facebook, 11-11-16]

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How Close I Came in My Electoral College Predictions (92 / 93%) [Facebook, 11-11-16]

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My Plea for Post-Election Unity (Written on October 4th) [Facebook, 11-11-16]

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Mark Shea, Lies, Bannon / Breitbart, and the Novelty of Facts [11-18-16]

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KKK & Kooky Karikatures of Konservatives (vs. Dr. Edwin Woodruff Tait) (+ Facebook discussion) [11-20-16]

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Democrat Sore Losers, Race, & Political Unity (vs. Bernard Davis) (+ Facebook discussion) [11-20-16]

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“Lessen Evil” Votes for Hillary? (vs. Mark Shea) [4-7-17]

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Nothing Whatever Disqualified Hillary Clinton (Listing of 24 of her Scandals)? Reply to Liberal Pro-Life Activist John Cavanaugh-O’Keefe, Who Voted for Her [Facebook, 9-2-17]
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Did Women Vote Decisively Against Trump: Far More Than Usual in Presidential Elections? (vs. John Cavanaugh-O’Keefe) [Facebook, 9-2-17]

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PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP

Trump’s New Year Tweet Compared to St. Paul and His Enemies [Facebook, 1-1-17]

Edwin Woodruff Tait’s Opinion of Enthused Trump Voters: “Blind” Folks “Driven mad by the wrath of God” [Facebook, 1-2-17]

Edwin Woodruff Tait: American conservatives are “under God’s wrath” / My Analogies to the Murderer King David and Edwin’s to Wicked King Ahab [Facebook, 1-3-17]

The Streep Stupidity (Enduring Forced Non Sequitur Lectures) / The Media Whopper-Lie That Trump Mocked a Reporter’s Disability [Facebook, 1-12-17]

Should Presidents Ever Defend Themselves Against Calumnies? / Comment on John Lewis’ Hypocrisy and Liberal Rigor Mortis [Facebook, 1-18-17]

Trump’s Profound Ignorance & Stupidity (Dialogue with Deacon Steven D. Greydanus) [1-18-17]

Sky Scheduled to Fall Down in a Few Hours (Some Satirical Humor on Inauguration Day) [Facebook, 1-20-17]

“Trump Ain’t Really Pro-Life” [1-24-17]

Dialogue: What Would it Take to Convince a Never-Trumper that Trump Really Is Pro-Life? (vs. Scott Eric Alt) [Facebook, 1-24-17]

American Patriotism is Now Automatically “Hitleresque” and Comparable to the Horrors of North Korea? (vs. Scott Eric Alt) [Facebook, 1-24-17]

Trump’s Character: The “Energizer Bunny” Issue [Facebook, 1-27-17]

Simcha Fisher is Now Comparing Trump’s Views on Illegal Immigration and Crimes Committed by Illegals to the Nazi Kristallnacht [Facebook, 1-27-17]

Reagan Was a Racist, Dunce, and Warmonger; So is Trump (Nothing New Under the Sun, in Tired Liberal Rhetoric and Smears) [Facebook, 1-28-17]

Defending a Person or Idea Against Unjust Calumnies is Not Necessarily Positive Advocacy of Same [Facebook, 1-28-17]

In 2020 Will We Be Nazi Germany Revisited or “Morning in America” Revived? [Facebook, 1-28-17]

“Hitler, Goebbels, Goering, Himmler, and Eichmann, working hard on the Final Solution” (sarcastic spoof of the facile and puerile liberal Nazi analogies to Trump) [Facebook, 1-29-17]

Now Liberals tell Us that Dunce-in-Chief / Dum Dum Trump Doesn’t Know Who Frederick Douglass Was (!!!!????) / But the Last Laugh is On Them [Facebook, 2-1-17]

Trump = Hitler? (funny meme and collection of articles on liberals calling Republicans Hitler or Nazis for 50 years) [Facebook, 2-10-17]

Statement on Never-Trumpism and My Own Qualified “Trumpism” [Facebook, 2-11-17]

Mark Shea’s Response to the Syrian Air Base Strike (with huge combox discussion, including Mark Shea) [Facebook, 4-7-17]

Mark Shea Sez Any Catholic Voter for or Supporter of Trump is Engaged in “War On the Church” on Multiple Fronts, and is “Battling the Magisterium”, Which is “Bad Catholicism” [Facebook, 4-8-17]

Never-Trumper Feeding Frenzy Claimed That I Place Trump Higher than Christ, the Church, and the Pope / Mark Shea Joins in / Scott Eric Alt Agrees Through “Likes” / Original Accuser Apologized and I Reciprocated [Facebook, 4-9-17]

“Kick a Fellow Christian When He’s Down”: Never-Trump Uber-Catholics Can’t Offer Forgiveness After Apology for a Screw-Up (by White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer): Even During Holy Week [Facebook, 4-12-17]

Documentation of Outrageous Media Bias in Reporting that President Trump Supposedly is Going After the Constitution and Particularly Checks and Balances [Facebook, 5-1-17]

Trump Doesn’t Know that Israel is in the Middle East? [5-23-17]

Trump Can Do No Right / Radical Feminist Hogwash [Facebook, 7-14-17]

The Trump-Haters Step in it Yet Again! [Trump Supposedly Ignores a Handicapped Boy] [7-31-17]

Rhetorical US Nuclear Threats Are Nothing New At All [8-9-17]

Mark Shea Sez Trump is a White Supremacist, Nazi Sympathizer, & that Nazis are “the very flower” of His Base (remarks on his blog, Aug. 11-13, 2017) [Facebook, 8-13-17]

How President Trump Should Have Spoken to Kim Jong-un and the Neo-Nazi / KKK Morons [Facebook, 8-13-17]

Trump is a White Supremacist and an Anti-Semite, Huh? Let’s Look at his Family and his Appointments to See How That Holds Up [Facebook, 8-18-17]

Harvard / MIT Study: Breitbart News and Steve Bannon Are Not Alt-Right (see also the longer Facebook version) [8-21-17]

Why Never Trumper Criticism of Trump’s Condemnations Regarding Charlottesville is Downright Illogical and Stupid [Facebook, 8-31-17]

Partisan Politics and Hate-Polemics Are Now Higher than the Rule of Law and “Innocent Until Proven Guilty”? (Joe Arpaio and Mark Shea’s Lies About My Supposedly Defending Him and His Pardon) [Facebook, 9-1-17]

My 50th Book Will be About President Trump [Facebook, 9-2-17]

Blocked by Mark Shea on his Facebook Page and Blog / My Inquiries about Joe Arpaio Put Him Over the Edge [Facebook, 9-5-17]

Holy Scripture on the Mortal Sin of Lying and Bearing False Witness (Something for Political Polemicists On All Sides to Ponder) [Facebook, 9-5-17]

“Rocket man” is the latest Trumpian trumped-up “scandal”? [Facebook, 9-20-17]

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CULTURAL ANALYSIS OF AMERICA 

America: Wickedest Nation Ever? Yes (a Strong Biblical Case Can be Made) [9-21-01]

Judgment of Nations: A Collection of Biblical Passages [9-21-01]

Judgment of Nations: Biblical Commentary and Reflections [9-21-01]

The Catholic “Third Way” in Socio-Political Thought: Reflections on the “Great American Mush God” of Civil Religion and Morality [1-24-02]

George Washington’s Religious Views [5-23-08]

Ruminations on Civic Duty, Patriotism, and Military Service in Relation to Our First Allegiance to God [Facebook, 11-14-11]

Could Actual Persecution (to the Death) Against Christians Break Out (in 30, 40 Years) in the US? [Facebook, 8-29-13]

SLAVERY AND THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR / WAR BETWEEN THE STATES

Slavery as the Southern States’ Primary Cause for Secession [2-29-04] *

Biblical Arguments for Slavery & Liberal Theological Arguments Against it [3-2-04] *

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Confederate Generals and Slavery [vigorous Facebook discussion, 10-13-13]
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CIVIL RIGHTS / RACE RELATIONS / PREJUDICE 

Dr. Martin Luther King “Stood For” Childkilling and “Gay Marriage”??!! Thoughts on Odd African-American Ultraliberalism (E.g., Harry Belafonte) [3-5-06] *

Dialogue with an African-American on Racism, Liberalism, & Affirmative Action [3-15-07] *

Jackie Robinson and Branch Rickey: Little-Known Facts About Their Devout Methodism and Political Conservatism [4-26-07; posted to Facebook on 2-27-17]

Stereotypical Prejudice Illustrated by Analogy [5-2-07] *

Dialogue with an African-American on Rev. Wright and Racism (Including In-Depth Biblical Examinations of Complete Sermons & Speeches on Judgment) [4-28-08] *

Rev. Jeremiah Wright is Dead Wrong for All the Wright Reasons (the Old Testament Prophetic Tradition, AIDS, & Abortion) [4-29-08] *

The Civil Rights Movement’s Fatal Decision to Ignore Personal Sexual Morality and Traditional Christian Family Values [1-17-11] *

Discussion with an African-American About President Obama, Institutional Racism, and the Alleged Ku Klux Klan-Like Tea Party [9-17-11] *

Passionate Statement on the “President Obama is a Black Man, and So Can’t be Criticized or Defeated” Mentality [Facebook, 9-5-12]

Lots of Reasonable Doubt About Zimmerman’s Acquittal Being Supposed Proof of Ongoing Institutional Racism [Facebook, 7-14-13]

Vigorous Discussion on Whether “Redskins” is an Offensive Team Name [Facebook, 10-15-13]

Dark Girls and the Prejudice of “Colorism” [Facebook, 6-6-14]

“Forced” Morality & Ubiquitous “Bigotry” [6-9-16]

Mark Shea, Lies, Bannon / Breitbart, and the Novelty of Facts [11-18-16]

KKK & Kooky Karikatures of Konservatives (vs. Dr. Edwin Woodruff Tait) (+ Facebook discussion) [11-20-16]

Democrat Sore Losers, Race, & Political Unity (vs. Bernard Davis) (+ Facebook discussion) [11-20-16]

Jimi Hendrix Taught Us About a Colorblind Society Way Back in the Late 60s [Facebook, 12-6-16]

Should Presidents Ever Defend Themselves Against Calumnies? / Comment on John Lewis’ Hypocrisy and Liberal Rigor Mortis [Facebook, 1-18-17]

Hypocrisy and Idiocy in the Confederate Statues Controversies [Facebook, 8-17-17]

Trump is a White Supremacist and an Anti-Semite, Huh? Let’s Look at his Family and his Appointments to See How That Holds Up [Facebook, 8-18-17]

Harvard / MIT Study: Breitbart News and Steve Bannon Are Not Alt-Right (see also the longer Facebook version) [8-21-17]

The Mythical Racist Reagan vs. The Real Reagan (Sound Familiar?) / Liberal Race-Baiting Against GOP Nothing New [Facebook, 8-21-17]

Why Never Trumper Criticism of Trump’s Condemnations Regarding Charlottesville is Downright Illogical and Stupid [Facebook, 8-31-17]

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CAPITALISM, DISTRIBUTISM, WEALTH, AND CATHOLIC SOCIAL TEACHING

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Biblical Evidence for Expensive Church Buildings [3-18-08]

Catholic Resources on the Social Concepts of Subsidiarity & Distributism [3-31-08] *

Random Thoughts on Catholic Social Teaching [3-13-09]

Biblical Evidence Against Tithing [2-4-09]

Mandatory Tithing: Further Thoughts [11-1-09]

Catholic Compassion & Beggars on the Street: What is Our Responsibility? / Analysis of Poverty & Its Causes & Solutions [12-30-11]

Catholic Social Teaching and Myself: Brief Explanation and Clarification [1-3-12; posted to Facebook on 2-27-17]

Ecumenism and Catholic Social Teaching and Their Relationship to True Catholic Doctrine / Ecumenism and Its Relationship to Apologetics [8-9-12; posted to Facebook on 2-9-17]

Essay on Homelessness and Service by My Son Michael [Facebook, 9-10-12]

“Dialogue” on Obamanomics (vs. Bruce Townley) [3-1-13]

Figured Out I Am a Distributist . . . [Facebook, 10-27-13]

More Thoughts on Giving Alms to Homeless Beggars on the Street [11-23-13]

Random Thoughts on Rush Limbaugh’s Comments on the Pope’s Alleged “Marxism” [Facebook, 12-5-13]

On Catholic Answers Cruises / Apologetics & “Business”: The Inevitability of Capitalistic “Business Models” in Catholic Non-Profit Lay Apostolates (and Apologetics) [6-24-14]

The Bible vs. the Unlimited Accumulation of Wealth [Facebook, 7-1-14]

Catholic Answers Ignores Catholic Social Teaching? Reply to Traditionalist Critic Kevin Tierney [1-25-15]

Discussion of Mark Shea’s Removal as a National Catholic Register Columnist [Facebook, 8-19-16]

On Whether Republicans and/or Pro-Life Activists Lack a Concern for the Poor [Facebook, 10-3-16]

This “Conservative” is Very Passionate About Social Justice [8-31-17]

 

TERRORISM

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Orlando and Guns [Facebook, 6-15-16]

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Dialogue on Guns, Massacres, and Terrorism (vs. Jon) [Facebook, 6-24-16]

 

“TORTURE” / INTERROGATION DISPUTE

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Waterboarding: Francis Beckwith vs. Mark Shea [1-1-15]

Waterboarding: Edward Feser vs. Mark Shea [1-1-15]

Condemnation of the Slanderous Lies About My Position Regarding Torture and Waterboarding + Removal of My Post Dealing With Matthew 18:34 [1-26-15; see also accompanying Facebook discussion]

Waterboarding: How and Why I Changed My Mind [Facebook, 1-31-15]

12,634th Clarification (in Vain) of What I Believe About Waterboarding [Facebook, 4-30-15]

Cardinal Newman Explains the Rationale for Why it is Sometimes Necessary to Defend Oneself, for the Sake of the Faith and the Lord [Facebook, 5-6-15]

Torture and Punishment as a Problem in Catholic Moral Theology: Part I. The Witness of Sacred Scripture (Fr. Brian W. Harrison)
Torture and Punishment as a Problem in Catholic Moral Theology: Part II. The Witness of Tradition and Magisterium (Fr. Brian W. Harrison)
Clarification on the Definition of “Torture” (Fr. Brian W. Harrison) 
The Church and Torture (Fr. Brian W. Harrison, This Rock, Dec. 2006)

Separating the Wheat from the Chaff in the Great Torture Debate (Christopher Blosser, The American Catholic, 22 Jan. 2010)
Catholic Advocacy of Torture: A Teaching Moment for the Catholic Bishops? (Christopher Blosser, First Things, 12 Feb. 2010)

What About Torture? (Jimmy Akin, 28 June 2004)
Doubts About Torture (Jimmy Akin, 26 Oct. 2006)
Defining Torture: An Initial Exploration (Jimmy Akin, Nov. 2006)

Defining Torture: Proposing A Definition (Jimmy Akin, Nov. 2006)
Defining Torture: One More Thought (Jimmy Akin, Nov. 2006)

 

ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION

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Debate on Deportation of Illegal Immigrants (vs. Andy Kirchoff) [2-21-12]
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Immigration & the Bible (w John Cavanaugh-O’Keefe) (see also the longer Facebook version) [9-18-17]
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VEGETARIANISM
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Jesus, Vegetarianism, Bambi, and Us (vs. Keith Akers) [3-25-04] *
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DRUGS, ALCOHOL, SMOKING, GAMBLING, DANCING
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“The Proverbs 31 Drunk” (Huh??!!) [3-17-09; posted to Facebook on 2-27-17]
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MISCELLANEOUS MORAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES

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Dialogue on the Ethics of Replication (vs. “Grubb”) [9-22-05] *
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Reflections on a Catholic Doctrine of Forgiveness (with David W. Emery) [2-8-08] *
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WORLD AFFAIRS / ISRAEL AND PALESTINIANS

Last updated: 20 September 2017.

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