Remember when everybody worried about a "population explosion" filling the world with too many people? In the 1970s, this fear drove campaigns to legalize abortion and pour billions of dollars into birth control programs. More ... Friday, August 4, 2017
The debate over health care reform can remind one of starting a car that’s already running. We’ve all heard that distinctive grinding sound. It doesn’t hurt the engine – yet, if you keep doing it, you can ruin the starter – but you look inattentive, and perhaps hard of hearing.
The arrival of Father's Day in contemporary society raises what can be a challenging issue for passing on the faith from one generation to the next. When a third of millennials don't affiliate with any kind of religion -- in effect forswearing any kind of family belief -- while a quarter of the generation had parents who were divorced or separated, one has to wonder whether God the Father has become an inadvertent stumbling block in people's spiritual development.