The Screen of Gyges

Digital media allows us to create our own brands.  We select snapshots of our lives to maintain an image of ourselves we want others to see, though it is sometimes […]

Happy 2023: Adam and God

The turning of the New Year is a time for cheer and refreshed hope. Happy 2023! It is also a time for reflection, however, and we cannot escape the fact […]

In Defense of Arguing

Do you want a romantic partner who loves to argue? Do you want employees, colleagues, and friends who criticize you? Do you value politicians and public intellectuals who aggressively challenge […]

The Revolutionary Trigger

The Declaration of Independence is a fading memory. Where once it was revered as the secular foundation of a people, it’s now seen mainly as a curiosity that, at best, […]