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Social issues and changes believers should be informed of when developing their worldview.

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Men Not Working – The Hidden Crisis in America

These men are invisible to the data we rely on to assess the health of the US economy because they are neither employed nor are they looking to be employed. They have either given up on being contributing members of the American economy and society or they never tried to be included in the first place.
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The Middle Class Is Angry – The American Caste System Part 4

This is part four in the series this week from JB Shreve and the End of History.   Unlike those in poverty, when you’re middle class...
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Walking By Faith in the Era of DeepFakes

We can no longer believe what we see even with our own eyes. How does a Christian walk by faith in the era of DeepFakes?
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The American Caste System – Part 1

The recent debates on extreme poverty in America miss the larger realities of the changes and threats within the American economy and caste system.
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And Now…The Great Transition

Generational moments, or defining moments, are rare by definition. The easiest way to identify them is everyone in your age group can recall where...

The Injustice in College Sports

To commemorate my favorite sports event of the year, March Madness, I have updated this piece from 2016 regarding a reasonable, ethical and profitable approach to the question of pay for college athletes. (I’m picking NC to beat Duke in the finals.)

Joker – Movie Review and a Prophetic Picture of Society

I should start by saying I don’t recommend this movie for kids. It is a dark, dark movie and not at all along the...

The Middle Class, Statistics and the Public Debate

The experts want us to believe that confusing middle class statistics are for them alone to understand. It's not as difficult as they make it to be.

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   “The true measure of any society can be found in how it treats its most vulnerable members.” Mahatma Gandhi Warren Buffett, speaking about economic crises...
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I am NOT Charlie Hebdo

In the wake of the terrorist attacks on the Paris headquarters of Charlie Hebdo the western world has galvanized around the freedoms of expression...