In recent weeks, the culture wars that have become characteristic of American society have reached new heights. Representative of this, I think, have been the many different flags that have been flown all over the country and more than anywhere else, on Facebook. 708 more words
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The terrorist massacre of nine black Christians on June 17 in Charleston, South Carolina, has already received massive treatment online, on air, and in print. Most editorials on the subject seem to fall into two groups: many use the opportunity to call for stricter regulation of firearms, while others emphasize that the real root cause of tragedies like this is not the availability of guns, but the prevalence and non-treatment of mental illness. 2,086 more words
Check out this audio briefing from June 19 2015. The audio includes some q&a.
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- “The destruction of the human environment is extremely serious, not only because God has entrusted the world to us, men and women, but because human life is itself a gift which must be defended from various forms of debasement.” 662 more words