Conservative Sharia and Leviticus Law
Culture / Philosophy / Politics

Conservative Sharia and Leviticus Law

I this the America that conservatives endorse? Government officials contriving their own law. Fundamentalists defying the founders? What if this Christian Fundamentalist slob, Kim Davis, were an Islamic Fundamentalist slob?  Indeed. But then, the logical outcome of their position escapes them – or it simply doesn’t matter. What conservatives lack in consistency they make up … Continue reading

In the Treacherous Middle of Travon’s Death
Culture / Politics

In the Treacherous Middle of Travon’s Death

by brian boru They’d staked out their positions early on, liberals with Travon and conservatives with Zimmerman. We go to our corners so quickly – reflexively. Everything is political, everything partisan. This retreat to political camps even from journalists whose work speaks to scrupulous objectivity – who so distinguish themselves from the rest by being … Continue reading