Is freedom of speech a Christian value?


Brain things

So I’ve been thinking about the tragic Charlie Hebdo shooting and wondering. I’ve lived within western democracy for so long that it’s hard to think in any other terms, but is freedom of speech a Christian value? That is, was it important to Christ, and should it be to His followers? You can hardly claim […]

January 14, 2015

To the best of my ability


Out and about, People

I, Barack Hussein Obama, do solemnly swear that I will faithfully execute the office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States. So help me God. I wonder what it is like to stand before 10 people with 1,000,000,000 […]

January 20, 2013