O mighty Caesar! dost thou lie so low? — Julius Caesar, Act 3. Scene I.
The murder of Julius Caesar on March 15, 44 BCE, is one of the most famous assassinations in history. It resulted … more
Halloween. The September 11 attacks. Global warming.
Hot topics can present a troubling challenge, even in a culture that values freedom of speech. Do we ignore touchy issues and avoid all … more
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A recent 60 Minutes broadcast provided an illuminating glimpse into the global “war on terror.” The April 25 episode included a provocative segment on Islam entitled “Jihadists and … more
Straight Thinking #68: Apologetics Challenges: The Problems of Evil and Conspiracy more
You’ve heard of these conspiracies. You know, the ones involving clandestine plots of the United States government. It appears that a lot of Americans believe high-level members of the … more
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