America should switch to directly representing congressional districts.

https://menofthewest.net/the-hard-right-plan-for-victory/ We are told that demographic realities facing America mean the Right will soon find it impossible to compete with the left on the national stage. We are told it is decided. We are told it is inevitable. Today I want to explain how, with just a few easy changes, we can ensure that the … Continue reading America should switch to directly representing congressional districts.

Danish researchers troubled that nonwhite children lack empathy.

https://www.information.dk/indland/2016/08/rapport-ikkevestlige-boern-mindre-empatiske-danske It is one of the conclusions in the report Children's early development and learning, which is published by a research team from the University of Aarhus, University of Southern Denmark and Ramböll. Information has spoken with three of the researchers behind the report, which agree that the results are "extremely worrying": "In the short term … Continue reading Danish researchers troubled that nonwhite children lack empathy.

Christianity is not feminism. All important church leaders were sexists.

Twenty Vile Quotes Against Women By Church Leaders from St. Augustine to Pat Robertson In past centuries, men who were hailed as Church Fathers, Patriarchs, Doctors, and even Saints boldly expressed their view that females are inferior and loathsome; and they explained at length why God shared their perspective. Lest we fall into the conservative trap … Continue reading Christianity is not feminism. All important church leaders were sexists.

Scientists discover that African males possess violence-increasing genes.

The Thug Gene? by Walter Ward The scientists-discover-new-gene genre is controversial. Recent genetic research concerns a socially significant stereotype, that of the black male thug. The gene is called monoamine oxidase A, or MAOA. It produces an enzyme that breaks down neurotransmitters which activate many of the brain’s circuits. Back in the 1990s, scientists discovered … Continue reading Scientists discover that African males possess violence-increasing genes.

Christianity is the only rational belief system for justifying moral claims.

I. Introduction What is good and evil? The meaning of good and evil is much simpler than people realize. Assuming that some actions are objectively morally evil, the only worldview that justifies that belief is Christianity. Assuming that some horrible actions are always wrong, the only way you can justify this belief is by believing in Christianity.   … Continue reading Christianity is the only rational belief system for justifying moral claims.