Ethics

Christian Worldview Culture Law
Liberals Push for Laws Against Hate Speech … as They Define It
May 15, 2014
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Whoever controls the language controls the debate. Whoever controls the debate controls the laws. Whoever controls the laws controls the civil government. And then the people. To move along new social, cultural, and political trends, it is of the utmost importance to define and redefine words for the purpose of empowerment. Liberals have a long […]
Culture Education
“But It’s Not Happening in My Child’s School . . .”
May 13, 2014
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Several years ago I was in a meeting with a group of prominent leaders in the fields of education and media. The discussion came around to public schools. I pointed out how public schools will only get worse and those who are trying to fix the problems will only be frustrated. I went on to […]
American History Articles Law
Florida School Bans Bible During Free Reading Time
May 7, 2014
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Bite a Pop Tart so that it looks like a gun and you’ll be expelled. Read a Bible during free reading time, and it will be treated like Lady Chatterly’s Lover. Officials at Broward County Public Schools went along with a teacher who told fifth grader Giovanni Rubeo that he could not read his Bible […]
Business Ethics Government
Asking and Answering the Wrong Questions in the Hobby Lobby Case
Apr 2, 2014
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Should business owners be forced to pay for contraceptives or pay a fine if they don’t in the new ever-changing Affordable Care Act? Wrong question. The case before the Supreme Court “will determine whether Hobby Lobby, a Christian-owned craft store chain, and Conestoga Wood Specialties, a cabinet company, can be exempted from providing contraception coverage […]
Education
An Unholy Alliance in Education
Apr 1, 2014
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Saturday is my day to homeschool the kids. It is one of the highlights of my week. In addition to their learning, I learn an appreciation for what my wife takes on during the week. Though there are a number of subjects included in our homeschool curriculum, my Saturday curriculum consists of only one. It […]
Ethics Law
Don’t Send TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau to Jail
Mar 28, 2014
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At first I thought the story was a joke. After reading that the death of Chumlee from Pawn Stars was a hoax (last year the hoax was that the “Old Man” had died), I was skeptical when I saw a news story that TV pitchman Kevin Trudeau was going to prison for ten years for […]
Economics
Koch blasts “free market” hypocrites, cronyism, corporate welfare
Mar 4, 2014
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In a recent interview, billionaire Koch brother Charles condemned what he sees as “one of the biggest problems” in America. Obama aside, the real problem is corporate welfare and cronyism masquerading as capitalism and “free market.” In the end, in Koch’s words, society should instead be about “making money honorably.” In a society that has […]
Law
Furor over Supreme Court “warrantless search” decision: here’s the real issue
Feb 28, 2014
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Headlines all over the place are decrying further erosion of the fourth amendment in last Tuesday’s Supreme Court decision Fernandez v. California. But the furor is misguided. As such, the real important point here is being missed. We need to focus on the real nature of the problems rather than ranting aimlessly against the machine. […]