Hero of War: “Rise Against” Violence or Lose Your Humanity

Many of us dream of becoming a hero. To be the one who saves the day. To know what it is to find victory for the sake of the distressed. This quest leads people in all sorts of interesting directions. As a husband, I want to be the man who rescues my wife. I want [Read More...]

Indicting Violence: A Pacifist Review of The Hunger Games

Kurt’s Note: Below is a guest article by Mennonite Pastor and writer, Marty Troyer.  I know him on twitter as @thePeacePastor.  Also, I want to add that my friend Julie Clawson just came out with a book called The Hunger Games and the Gospel with Patheos Press.  I highly recommend you download that book as [Read More...]

Ron Paul: The Anti-War Candidate Who Will Start New Wars

KURT’S NOTE: The following is a guest post from Jason Dye.  I take no responsibility for the content of this article (except for posting it on his behalf).  His piece gets at some of this issues that concern me about libertarian political philosophy.  My belief is that an unregulated market and a “small government” will [Read More...]

Nonviolent Marches are Silly Dr. King – History Wins!

Thanks to David Fitch for pointing me to this video. [Read more...]