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The Pornography of Barbarism

July 24th, 2012 · 1 Comment

The following post was written several years ago. It seems apropos to revisit it, in light of the recent horror in Aurora.   I am not easily shocked anymore. Perhaps it is my profession, where the constant exposure to human suffering and pain harden the spirit and keep emotions at a safe distance. Perhaps it […]

Tags: Faith & Religion · Politics & Culture · Social Issues

The Coming Cataclysm

June 13th, 2010 · 6 Comments

It is late in the day, and few are prepared for the darkness coming. The signs, it seems, are everywhere: U.S. Treasury 2009 Financial Report Shows Dire Course The Treasury Department recently issued the 2009 financial report of the United States government. … the annual report is untainted by creative accounting but also because its […]

Tags: Politics & Culture · Social Issues