Straight Thinking #250: JFK Assassination Plus 50: An Interview with Dr. Kim Riddlebarger, part 2 more
Straight Thinking #249: JFK Assassination Plus 50: An Interview with Dr. Kim Riddlebarger, part 1 more
For many of us who lived through it, the assassination of President John F. Kennedy was as shocking and emotionally jarring as the events of 9/11. That may be difficult for some people to understand … more
Love and respect of country were always important virtues in the family in which I grew up. My father served as an American combat soldier during World War II; he and my mother were two of the most … more
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
Straight Thinking #156: The Umbrella Man and Conspiracy Thinking more
Straight Thinking #143: 9/11 Truthers Steal Al Qaeda's Thunder more
Straight Thinking #131: Oklahoma City Bombing and Conspiracy Thinking more
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
Straight Thinking #33: Asking Four Questions: Evaluating Conspiracy Theories more
Straight Thinking #32: The Big Three: Conspiracy Theories more