At the Gates

Wake up, you defenders of liberty.  The enemy is at the gates. I discovered this article on the internet, but I do not know who wrote it and from what source I extracted it.  I have tried in vain to locate it again.  It is so good that I decided to print it verbatim.  My […]

Nature vs Nurture

The nature vs nurture debate rages on.  Nowhere is it more evident than in  changes in people’s attitudes about homosexuality and their reaction to recent challenges to  traditional  definitions of gender.  It is a muddled world out there.  The fundamental question is the extent to what particular aspects of our behavior are a product of […]

LGBT Activism

This post contains thoughts that I have expressed in previous articles. The LGBT community is relatively small but extremely active.  Regarding the modern era, until the latter half of the 20th Century it had only existed in the shadows of Western society. Now it is in the open.  It has strong support from the entertainment […]

Buttigieg vs Pence

The recent war of words between Pete Buttigieg, Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, and Vice President Mike Pence is an excellent illustration of one of the fundamental differences between liberal/progressive and conservative thinking. Buttigieg was the one who started the war.  In an evident attempt to distinguish himself from his rivals for the Democratic presidential […]

Who is the Bigot?

Bigotry is defined by the Cambridge Dictionary as “having and expressing strong, unreasonable beliefs and disliking other people who have different beliefs or a different way of life.”  Merriam-Webster describes a bigot as “a person who is obstinately or intolerantly devoted to his or her own opinions and prejudices — especially one who regards or […]