Monthly Archives July 2013

Obama, Racism, And Being White

Obama, Racism, And Being White

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  You can find the President’s remarks about Trayvon Martin at the bottom of this article. As you know I recently wrote on the tragedy related to Trayvon Martin and the irrational response from certain Civil Rights leaders in our country. Recently, Barack Obama made some helpful remarks regarding the entire situation as it relates to the outrage in the African-American community ...

The Idolotry of God

The Idolotry of God

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The Idolatry of God: Breaking Our Addiction to Certainty and Satisfaction by Peter Rollins My rating: 2 of 5 stars Peter Rollins new book lacks the overall sophistication his other works contain. It is a highly presumptuous work, with little attention paid to the overall arguments being made. It is not a good read for a lay-person simply because he assumes quite ...

What Americans should learn from the Zimmerman case

What Americans should learn from the Zimmerman case

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I am so tired of all of this! I am becoming more and more frustrated over the role special interest groups, the media (all of it!), and politics is playing in shaping our cultural perceptions. I am a ardent supporter of Civil Rights in this country, and am utterly offended by the lack of integrity and character displayed by so called "civil ...