Political and Social Commentary

Trump Could Hurt Foreign Relations with His Tweets

(Photo via http://www.local8now.com/content/news/Analyzing-President-Donald-Trumps-Twitter–413971043.html / Gage Skidmore / CC BY-SA 2.0) Back in 2016, when President Trump was the GOP presidential nominee, then eventually elected to be the 45th president of the United States, I was not overly dramatic about where his presidency could take this country.  Of course, since January of this year, it has been quite… Continue reading Trump Could Hurt Foreign Relations with His Tweets

Daily Prompt Responses · Political and Social Commentary

Monday, October 9, 2017 – I Read My Piece – “Piers Morgan Makes Some Valid Points About The Confusing Politics Of The N-Word” – to a Class of College Students

Today, I had the pleasure of reading my piece (that was published on The Federalist website) – “Piers Morgan Makes Some Valid Points About The Confusing Politics Of The N-Word” – to a class of college students.  The professor is a friend of mine and it just so happens that his class was touching on… Continue reading Monday, October 9, 2017 – I Read My Piece – “Piers Morgan Makes Some Valid Points About The Confusing Politics Of The N-Word” – to a Class of College Students

Political and Social Commentary

Whether or Not You Agree with #DACA Being Rescinded, It Should be a Reminder to “#Dreamers”

(Photo via http://bdnews24.com/world/2017/09/05/trump-scraps-dreamer-immigration-program-for-children-brought-to-us-illegally) written by Jerome Danner The rescinding of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) (that had been established by Pres. Obama back in 2012) this past Tuesday is a thorny issue that has brought much drama and emotion in the days following statements made by Attorney General Sessions and President Trump.  Although many… Continue reading Whether or Not You Agree with #DACA Being Rescinded, It Should be a Reminder to “#Dreamers”

Political and Social Commentary

#Charlottesville, Lord, Charlottesville

(Photo via Sami Shah) How despairing it is to hear of news that one lost their life, possibly, due to the lack of understanding of the importance of civil discourse.  When protests take place over matters that typically cause some persons to emote in anger and display outrageous behavior, it may be important, for the… Continue reading #Charlottesville, Lord, Charlottesville

Christian Faith · Political and Social Commentary

Christian and Gay? What’s Your Motivation?

[This Presupposes that You’re a Christian.]      Where did you first get the idea that being “gay” was okay?  Where did you first find the idea that a person might be “born gay?”  Where did you initially read or study God’s Word and think to yourself (as you struggled with thoughts of same-sex attraction): “This… Continue reading Christian and Gay? What’s Your Motivation?

Political and Social Commentary

ReThinking the Issues Between Law Enforcement and African Americans

Issues stemming from race has a long and storied past and still rears its ugly head these days as well.  The problems involving race goes as far back as the exploration of this land by European explorers, then the birth of this nation when citizens could “own” slaves, who were Africans typically.  Over the next… Continue reading ReThinking the Issues Between Law Enforcement and African Americans

Political and Social Commentary

BOOK REVIEW – “Aborting Aristotle: Examining Fatal Fallacies in the Abortion Debate”

[This is a book review on ABORTING ARISTOTLE written by Dave Sterrett (of Disruptive Truth).] This book is very helpful in understanding the prolife position of the abortion debate.  What makes it worth reading is that it doesn’t just pile on some religious rhetoric for why babies should be valued, but Sterrett does an excellent… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW – “Aborting Aristotle: Examining Fatal Fallacies in the Abortion Debate”