All Lessons

All Lessons

Christian Nationalism is not the Message of Jesus

Around the turn of the third century, an African bishop named Tertullian mused about the relationship between Christians and the state.   “Shall [we] make an occupation of the sword [as soldiers], when the Lord proclaims that he who uses the sword shall perish by...

Liberals are “Leftist Thugs.”

Ann Coulter sent me the eMail below. It argues that “Leftist Thugs” exist to suppress conservative college students. I think this an example of “Indoctrination” by “conservatives” to conservative thought, as Coulter puts it,...
Ptah Hotep Wrote About Being Polite

Ptah Hotep Wrote About Being Polite

One of the earliest texts ever written—the maxims of the Egyptian sage Ptah Hotep (2200 B.C.E.)—was essentially a guidebook for enhancing interpersonal skills (Horne, 1917). Ptah Hotep encouraged people to be truthful, kind, and tolerant in their communication. He...