Ukraine – Day Three

by Heather Cox Richardson, Sat Feb 26th, 2022 ************************************************ We are in what feels like a moment of paradigm shift.

On this, the third day of Russia’s 2022 invasion of Ukraine, it appears the invasion is not going the way Russian president Vladimir Putin hoped. The Russians do not control the airspace over the country, […]

Just change a few names and we’re at the same place here in America !!!

The Saboteurs

Posted: 25 Feb 2022 07:38 AM PST

If the UK government had set out to undermine and degrade our country, it couldn’t have done a better job.

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 23rd February 2022

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Imagine that a hostile power managed to infiltrate the UK’s government. Imagine that it set […]

Why Do Authoritarian & Evangelicals Get Along So Well Together?

It would seem the two orientations are mutually exclusive to each other since evangelicals make morality and ethical behavior a central tenet of their philosophical belief systems while authoritarians assert they alone are capable and charged with proclaiming what is necessary for the welfare of their supporters regardless of the claims of others.

A […]

Taking America Back for God – a book review

Why do so many conservative Christians continue to support Donald Trump despite his many overt moral failings? Why do many Americans advocate so vehemently for xenophobic policies, such as a border wall with Mexico? Why do many Americans seem so unwilling to acknowledge the injustices that ethnic and racial minorities experience in the United […]

The appeal of authoritarianism

by Joshua Landy

07 October 2019

Why do some people find authoritarian leaders appealing? Why do they sometimes secure vast numbers of votes in democratic countries? These are some of the questions we’re asking in this week’s show.

Authoritarian leaders tend to corrupt the political system, rig the courts, assail the […]