A 2016 Voter’s Guide

Please vote. Vote your conscience. Vote in all the races. Vote for Hillary Clinton for President. And whatever you do, #NeverTrump. [Read more…]

Where Does Religion End and Politics Begin?

Most of us say we want to keep religion out of politics, but where does religion end and politics begin? [Read more…]

The Intersection of Religion and Politics

It’s an election year and the tension between religion and politics is getting stronger. Some say “keep religion out of politics!” while others say “keep politics out of religion.” While these are all valid approaches, it’s helpful to understand how religion and politics intersect. [Read more…]

Punishing Women For Abortions

There are only two reasons why someone would want to make abortion illegal but not punish women who have abortions. [Read more…]

9 Reasons I’m Not Moving To Canada If Trump Wins

You have to do what’s best for you, and if that includes moving to Canada, I wish you well. But this is my home and I’ll be damned if I’m going to hand it over to Donald Trump or Ted Cruz without a fight. [Read more…]

6 Thoughts on Scalia, Trump, and American Politics

“One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.” [Read more…]

Life Is Complicated – A Rant

Pretending the world is simple when it’s not just makes you vulnerable to those who would exploit you for their own purposes. [Read more…]

Faith in the Wrong Things

Those who put their faith in Democrats – or Republicans, or Libertarians, or Communists – have been let down over and over and over again. There is no reason to expect things will be different next time. Instead, put your faith in something older, stronger, and more certain. [Read more…]