A Pillar of Truth

If you were born in a slum in India would you have the same worldview you have today? Would your definition of “right”, “wrong”, “truth”, and “beauty” be different? Would your religious beliefs be different? Most likely. But does this mean that all our beliefs about the most important things in life are merely a […]

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An Imperfect Union

Who would have thought we’d be here. There is already a great deal of digital ink being spilled about how it happened, what went wrong, what it means, and what the future holds, so I’ll leave that be. I think it would be good for America to set the smart phones down for awhile and reflect, […]

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Slippery Words

Imagine with me that the outcome of WWII was reversed. Nazi Germany wins and extends its dark empire across the globe. But also imagine that in time the dictatorship slowly evolves into a half-way form of democracy, allowing the people to vote to install cabinet members and defense secretaries and so on. Friedrich, a promising […]

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