The Tyranny of the Offended

August 25, 2017
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The Tyranny of the Offended

By David Fritsche Th.D. “I am offended!” “It is your fault that I am offended!” “The solution to my problem is that you stop offending me!” “My actions, while offended, are your fault!” And so the line of reason goes… We live in a nation and culture where free speech is paramount to our community…

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Riots and Blame – Fighting the Past vs Moving into the Future

August 23, 2017
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Riots and Blame – Fighting the Past vs Moving into the Future

For more than 30 years I served in the role of counselor, at the church I pastored and at the college I administered. There is one secure and sane principle in dealing with people who are having problems with their past or someone else’s past. That is to redirect their focus and get them move…

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Unintended Consequences

July 29, 2017
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Unintended Consequences

There is a law called “the law of unintended consequences. It basically describes the shortsightedness of our human mental capacity and covers our ignorance of the things we did not think of. It is best seen, at my house, when I chop of the dead tree limb and it falls on top of the car.…

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“Why can’t we all just get along?”

July 24, 2017
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“Why can’t we all just get along?”

During the 1992 riots in South/East Los Angeles, Rodney King uttered and popularized the phrase, “Why can’t we all just get along?” There were other phrases that were never asked but maybe should have been, like: “Why can’t you stay off of drugs and obey a lawful order of a police officer? “Why did you…

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He Fights

July 14, 2017
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He Fights Evan Sayet – Jul 13, 2017 1:57 PM My Leftist friends (as well as many ardent #NeverTrumpers) constantly ask me if I’m not bothered by Donald Trump’s lack of decorum.  They ask if I don’t think his tweets are ‘beneath the dignity of the office.’  Here’s my answer: We Right-thinking people have tried…

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14 Lessons for Stupid People

July 11, 2017
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14 Lessons for Stupid People

by Patrice Lewis As I write this, the German town of Hamburg is in chaos as 100,000 anti-capitalists (otherwise known as “stupid people”) pour in to participate in a “Welcome to Hell” protest against the G20 summit. Police have responded to the violence with water cannons and pepper spray while Hamburg residents are suffering vandalism…

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Happy Birthday America

July 4, 2017
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Happy Birthday America

It has been 240 years since our Founding Fathers declared independence from England. High School History books like to portray these men as exceptional. In many cases, they were. Benjamin Franklin was one of the smartest men of his time. You would have been hard-pressed to find a more eloquent writer than Thomas Jefferson. Don’t…

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