Supreme Injustice

Judges have lead people to destruction throughout time. Of course, there are good judges too.The Supreme Court of the US has taken on the role of lawmaker. This is not the original intent of the courts. Lawmakers are supposed to be elected, not appointed. Judges...

Hold’em Close

We are living in crazy times. We never know what our end will be here on earth. It could be a freak accident, like a pig roaster falling off the back of a truck that hits us while driving the opposite direction. Or it could be...

Devaluing Women & Dehumanizing Their Babies

The Supreme Court of the United States of America handed down a decision yesterday that devalues women and further dehumanizes their babies.The smallest and most vulnerable in our land have long been subject to dehumanization, not unlike the African-Americans before emancipation and the Jewish in...

Discretion is the Height of Compassion

A couple of weeks ago, the story of Brock Turner was broadly publicized. His face was splattered all over social media and rightly so. He perpetrated crimes, for which he was properly convicted. He doesn’t deserve anonymity and he doesn’t deserve to be given preferential...

Don’t Blame God

Holy Cow! Or should I say, "Holy Bull Sh*t."Two very different stories this week seemed to blame God for tragic outcomes. The cornerstone of Biblical Christianity is the notion of free will. God can protect us from ourselves, but He won't impose His will if we...

No Tax Money for Planned Parenthood

In an opinion piece in the Concord Monitor, A candidate running for NH Executive Council posted her reason for running. She said that the Executive Council had incredible power to control funding and that they have control over agencies in NH. Commuter rail system, renewable energy,...

The Silverback Incident

Death threats and over 400,000 signatures on a petition demanding justice for the death of a gorilla? It was a shame. He was a beautiful animal, but the fact of the matter was that a child was at risk. Over the weekend, a four-year-old child...

Some Babies are Expendable

The US had laws against committing abortion for more than half her life as a nation. It would seem the US is a petulant child. In the middle of the last century, people called for relaxation of abortion laws. It took a dozen more years to...

Ungoverned

From laws enacted by lawmakers and rules decreed by agencies, most of us are highly regulated in every aspect of our lives. We get permission from the government for all kinds of things and we register activities for continued monitoring. Businesses and business owners are...