|February 26, 2014||Posted by Anthony under Blog, General, gun control, Holocaust, human rights, Obama, original sin, politics, Progressives, Secular Humanism|
I have noticed an increase in massive marches and demonstrations in the United States over the last ten years. Some see this as a healthy by-product of democracy. I think it is the opposite. I think it is an indicator that democracy is in some stage of collapse. Certainly, any legitimate democracy should grant a free right to assemble, but that the people feel they have to assemble in the first place in order for anything to get done means that there is the stench of something very rotten in Denmark. It isn’t easy to put one’s finger on what it is–but that’s precisely part of the problem. If you want to get a feel for how the Republic is really doing these days, don’t look to that meaningless ‘State of the Union’ speech given by the president each year. Look to the streets and see how many, and how often, the people are coursing through them.
|November 15, 2013||Posted by Anthony under abortion, atheism, Blog, eugenics, evolution, General, Holocaust, Liberalism, Malthusians, morality, Obama, original sin, philosophy, pro-life, Secular Humanism|
Limbaugh and others are correct in detecting the eugenics thinking behind this comment but do not go far enough in their explanation. The problem is that a moment’s thought, especially amongst those with only a passing knowledge of the phrase ‘eugenics’, would recall that early 20th century eugenics had essentially embraced Darwin’s formula, “Survival of the fittest.” Given that evolution, as expressed in this maxim, was a raw scientific fact, early eugenicists saw the genetically inferior as a burden on society that needed to be eliminated. So how was Gruber being like a eugenicist if he was targeting the genetically fit?
|April 17, 2013||Posted by Anthony under abortion, atheism, Blog, Christianity and Culture, eugenics, evolution, family, General, Global Warming, Holocaust, human rights, Liberalism, Malthusians, marriage, morality, Obama, original sin, Podcasts, politics, pro-life, scientism, Secular Humanism|
The biggest cause of climate change is climate changers: human beings. Deciding to stop at two children, or at least to have one child less, is the simplest, quickest and most significant thing any of us could do to leave a sustainable and habitable planet for our children and grandchildren.
|April 11, 2013||Posted by Anthony under abortion, apologetics, atheism, Bible Reliability, Blog, Christianity and Culture, creation, End Times, eugenics, evolution, family, General, Holocaust, homosexuality, human rights, intelligent design, Jesus, Liberalism, Love, marriage, morality, Obama, original sin, politics, pro-life, scientism, Secular Humanism, theism, theology|
It is a question of what is real and true about the universe: are we all, in reality, creatures made by God and then redeemed on the cross–even before we were born?
|April 10, 2013||Posted by Anthony under abortion, Blog, Christianity and Culture, Holocaust, Liberalism, literary apologetics, morality, pro-life|
Derek Elkins’ Life Unworthy of Life came before my eyes, from his perspective, at the most opportune time. I was immersed in studying the philosophies and ideologies that had led to the Holocaust, and the T4 Project (which the book is about) was explicit foreshadowing of that later horror. I was instantly drawn into the manuscript. […]
|March 11, 2013||Posted by Anthony under apologetics, atheism, Blog, Christianity and Culture, family, General, Holocaust, homosexuality, human rights, Islam, Jesus, Liberalism, Love, morality, Obama, original sin, philosophy, politics, scientism, Secular Humanism, theism, theology|
Christianity has always been considered a threat to governments, because it maintains that individuals answer first and foremost to God–and by ‘individuals’ we also mean those running the governments. But when religion gets in the way of the ‘public order as established by law’ then the common good must take precedence. Right?
|February 19, 2013||Posted by Anthony under atheism, Blog, Christianity and Culture, End Times, eugenics, family, General, gun control, Holocaust, human rights, Liberalism, morality, Obama, original sin, philosophy, politics, science, Secular Humanism|
This can’t end well. And when it does end in tyranny–and I’m pretty sure it will, although I don’t know when exactly–it will be because of dolts like those I just featured in this blog post who created the conditions and actually carried out the acts that facilitated it. And when it happens, they’ll look around, surprised, “How did this happen? This isn’t what I had in mind! I had good intentions! This foul result has nothing to do with anything that I did… put me in power again and I’ll do it right this time…”