Tagged: democracy

For I Was a Stranger

By Ethan Tan On November 9, 2016, I rode the regional rail to my grad school class. People cried on the train, on the street, in class. Instead of the usual lecture and discussion...

Blinded by Our Prosperity

The American church’s unquestioning allegiance to a flawed system by Craig Wong “You say, ‘I am rich, I have prospered, and I need nothing.’  You do not realize that you are wretched, pitiable, poor,...

FEAR AND FAITH FACTORS

by James Skillen Representative government, the rule of law, and an independent judiciary cannot be sustained if unlawful extremists (whether a majority or a minority) undermine any of these institutions and get away with...

“I Hate Democracy”

by Max Ediger “I have to be honest with you – I hate democracy!” The young Palestinian teenager’s gentle voice reflected sadness and some anger. It was April 2004, and together with a small...