Category Archives: Geopolitical

Can Torture Be a Legitimate, Moral Response to Evil?

Here we go again AND Yes! Torture can be a legitimate, moral response to evil. And if you are Gina Haspel, President Trump’s nominee for CIA Directory, you need to read this post. I take issue with Ms. Haspel’s blanket … Continue reading

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Obviously France Is Not An Advanced Country

“But we are the only advanced country on Earth that sees this kind of mass violence erupt with this kind of frequency. It doesn’t happen in other advanced countries. It’s not even close. And as I’ve said before, somehow we’ve … Continue reading

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נשימ עם מקלעים

“At an age when social, sexual, and educational explorations are at their highest point, the life of an eighteen-year-old Israeli girl is interrupted. She is plucked from her home surroundings and placed in a rigorous institution where her individuality is … Continue reading

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Burn Their Churches and Kill Their Pastors

Cross Posted from Thus Said the LORD In the course of teaching my class, “What the Bible Really Says”, I present what the job of a shepherd entailed during biblical times. The allegory of Jesus as a shepherd was never … Continue reading

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