Ole Anthony, Scourge of Televangelists, Dies at 82

Ole Anthony, a former Air Force intelligence specialist and Texas political operative who found Jesus in…

‘Of course it’s genocide’: How Biden fulfilled a promise to Armenians that Obama wouldn’t

“We remember the lives of all those who died in the Ottoman-era Armenian genocide and recommit…

McCarthy responds to MAGA caucus: GOP isn’t party of ‘nativist dog whistles’

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy declared Friday that the GOP is not the party of “nativist…

How do you work ‘with people who call you a Kenyan Muslim traitor’

“In January 2011, as the new Republican House majority was settling in and I was getting…

A History of God

I just finished reading Karen Armstrong’s A History of God. It took me months, mostly because…

Texas v. Reality

If Dan T had the privilege of penning the Supreme Court’s response to the Texas AG’s…

The Trolley Problem, Solved

Ah, remember the delightful hours we’ve spent with the Trolley problem? That “Heads you lose, tails…

Only Truth Can Save Our Democracy

by Thomas L. Friedman People who do not share truths can’t defeat a pandemic, can’t defend…

Priorities

All things are not equally important. Which of the following do you think is more important…

Where are we headed?

I recently had a sobering realization: We do not have a consensus for constitutional democracy in…

My city isn’t burning. My state is.

I have been amused and offended by mischaracterizations of my hometown, Portland Oregon. In particular, the…

Same country, different planets

I recently had an online conversation with a person who plans to vote for a candidate…