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Trump Trumped

I try to keep politics out of my blog, but it’s not always easy. Sometimes I just have to say something. If I don’t, it nags at me like crazy until I do. 399 more words

Most Christian commentary has opted for another strategy: fight on

Most Christian commentary has opted for another strategy: fight on. Several contributors to a symposium in the journal First Things about the court’s Obergefell decision last week called the ruling the Roe v. 97 more words


Distracted by Shiny Things

I haven’t gotten around to working on the book much in these last few days, for the last seventy-two hours have been a bit of an emotional roller coaster for me. 504 more words

"Martyrs To Marriage Equality": The Famous Bakers And Florists Of Conscience

The thing that really amazes me about much of the conservative reaction to Obergefell v. Hodges, and indeed much of the religion-based complaints over LGBT rights generally, is the sense of personal grievence. 709 more words


It's a Good Day for America

Like millions of other Americans, I’ve been waiting with bated breath for the Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage equality. Not because it effects me directly, but because it’s extremely important for us to actually execute the freedoms that we’re constantly bragging about. 676 more words


"The Hard, Cold Politics Of Neo-Confederacy": Now Fly Under The Flag Of "Constitutional Conservatism" With Tricorner Hat Of The Tea Party

Even as a lot of conservatives advanced dumb revisionist histories whereby no Republican had ever expressed sympathy for the Confederacy and its symbols, RealClearPolitics’ Sean Trende offered a… 539 more words


Idaho Republicans want the Bible in School

I offer this, without further comment:

BOISE, Idaho, (KBOI) — The Idaho Republican Party wants to give public schools the option of including Bibles in the curriculum.

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