The idol of ideology, part 1: The desperation of the Supreme Court justification for Donald Trump

In the past week, the electoral tides have turned against Trump in a way that might be definitive. There are still 24 days until the election. But the last presidential debate is on Wednesday, and the intervening time since the last one has been dominated by Trump's systemic meltdown—a yowl of desperation, the belligerency of … Continue reading The idol of ideology, part 1: The desperation of the Supreme Court justification for Donald Trump

The tower of babble

For several weeks now, I’ve been planning and writing a very rational, technical essay about the importance of voting in this election. That essay has always been morally colored: much of what I write is, because upholding the standards of Christ is the most important thing I can do, and He is not morally neutral. … Continue reading The tower of babble