By William Watkins | Wednesday October 19, 2016 at 5:21 PM PST | Comments Off on Can Christian Adherents of the Freedom Philosophy Support Trump?
There has been much chatter recently about whether Christians with libertarian or conservative convictions can, in good conscience, support Trump. At the American Conservative, Rod Dreher says no. Over at Chronicles Tom Piatak challenges Dreher’s reasoning. Walter Block, who is behind the Libertarians for Trump movement, says that “The Donald is the most congruent with...
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Tags: Christianity, civic virtue, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Liberty, post-modern, President, Republican
By Gary Galles | Monday February 8, 2016 at 2:45 PM PST | Comments Off on Trumping Washington Won’t Make America Great Again
Americans have begun voting in the process to select the 44th person to succeed George Washington as President. Unfortunately, missing from the process have been the principles that animated Washington as America’s “indispensable man,” in historian Forrest MacDonald’s words. The character that made him “first in war, first in peace, and first in the...
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Tags: American Revolution, character, civic virtue, civility, Donald Trump, Founder, Founding Father, George Washington, honor, humility, Imperial Presidency, indispensable man, intregity, Liberty, limited government, U.S. President