If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it. The lie can be maintained only for such time as the State can shield the people from the political, economic and or military consequences of the lie. It thus becomes vitally important for the State to use all of its powers to… Read More
Can You Handle The Truth?
Do you remember the iconic line from A Few Good Men, by Jack Nicholson, “You can’t handle the truth”? Well, if we’re honest, with ourselves as humans, we can’t. Actually, it’s not so much a question can we handle the truth?… it’s more a matter of, we just don’t want the truth. One of the most controversial statements surrounding Christianity… Read More
Throwing Out the Baby with the Bath
In those days there was no king in Israel; everyone did what was right in his own eyes. – Judges 21:25 I’ve been wanting to write this post for quite some time now. As a civilized society, I believe, we’ve come to the point of throwing out the baby with the bath. What is happening in America and abroad is playing out like the… Read More