Is “God” a necessary component to undergird universal human rights? And if so, what kind of God best serves the purpose and how compatible is the biblical God, and/or God of the various orthodox traditions with said purpose?
Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Revisionism
The inability to recognize another person’s humanity is how it is that Michael Bennett ended up being handcuffed on the ground, after having been threatened.
So it begins…
Hurricane Harvey has had a devastating impact on the people of Texas. The whole country could be seeing some significant resulting changes as well.
The leaders of the Civil War shouldn’t be honored, but they should be remembered.
Welcome to the conspiracy, Mr. President. Glad to have you on board.
It’s time to raise our voices.
The Trump administration attempts to change the game on management of public resources in the West.
It seems like just yesterday that the iconic rocker was being disparaged for daring to run for office and Make America Even Greaterer Again.
Everyone is assuming new White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci is a neophyte who doesn’t know what he’s doing. It’s actually much worse than that.
What does it take to be remembered?
Instead of seeking to understand the long simmering race relations in Detroit , white Detroiters decided to make African Americans in the Motor City pay
Peer with Burt Likko into his Constitutional crystal ball, and you shall see a vision of a veritable hurricane of voter registration litigation, of a sort yet unseen in American legal history.
Everything you think you know is backwards.
The litmus test to sell a baby carrier
Don’t say you don’t know what Western civilization means!
Taking a look at the inclusion of tort reform in Trump’s budget proposal and the impact it could have on Americans’ health.
Oregon is cracking down on loose scheduling.
Comity, good faith, and bi-partisanship are at an end. How should the Democratic Party conduct itself after Trump?
Sometimes people are enlisted to be symbols.
But take heart, the future of government health-care is almost certainly more generous than its present.
Democrats have always been more powerful as a party when their coalition is broad and inclusive of a large slate of conservative leaning red and purple state Democrats. Building such a coalition is getting harder, but it is still the only way forward.
I daresay these are the most explosive congressional hearings since Anita Hill’s testimoy.
Much to gain; little to lose
The heat of the politics of the moment.
Guest author Kate Haverson has done the unthinkable.
Don’t say goodbye, because he hasn’t really left.
Sometimes, it’s not actually about the thing.
It’s not often, but sometimes the South is right and the rest of the country is wrong.
Federal lands are back in the news as a new regime in Washington pursues their agenda on public spaces.
It’s past time for conservatives to ensure that no American has to worry about health care coverage because in the end we are our brother’s (and sister’s) keeper.
A look at the trials and tribulations of Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.
As I watch the Trump Administration deteriorate into the political equivalent of the Fyre Festival, my thoughts naturally turn to Machiavelli.
I’m not saying Le Pen is going to win. I am just saying that everything that needed to happen for her to win has been happening. (That said, I don’t think she’s going to win.)
The real argument against making abortion illegal is the conservative one.