The drone war and the kingdom of God

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A week or so ago results from a recent in-depth investigative report on America’s drone war were released. Despite horrid reviews for President Obama’s involvement in it, several “mainstream” news outlets reported the findings. A CNN report entitled Drone strikes… Continue Reading

Thinking through a fully biblical justice

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It seems as I grow older issues of justice and injustice occupy more of my thoughts. A recent phone conversation reminded me the change itself has only been a few years in the making. A reader of this blog (and… Continue Reading

Planned Parenthood rally at the DNC is hyped but poorly attended

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A story this afternoon on purported to show two different faces of today’s Planned Parenthood rally at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC. The Democratic National Convention will likely pass the most extreme pro-choice platform ever codified by… Continue Reading

Drones over U.S. skies: The Surveillance State is here

A commentary by John W. Whitehead February 13, 2012 To be governed is to be watched, inspected, spied upon, directed, law-driven, numbered, regulated, enrolled, indoctrinated, preached at, controlled, checked, estimated, valued, censured, commanded, by creatures who have neither the right… Continue Reading