The cult’s logical end is off the cliff

The cult’s logical end is off the cliff

Have you ever heard of Margaret Chase Smith? She was a four-term, U.S. Representative (1940-1949) and then a four-term U.S. Senator (1949-1973) from Maine. She is famous for a fifteen-minute speech she gave on the Senate floor in 1950 that came to be known as the...

Kwity Paye can help us understand resettlement better

Kwity Paye can help us understand resettlement better

There are 80 million displaced people in the world. It is one percent of all humanity. It's almost exactly the equivalent of two Californias. It's almost exactly the equivalent of Iran or Germany. Analogous numbers aside, this is a crisis, quite possibly the crisis,...

The red flag law debate feels like a white flag to me

The red flag law debate feels like a white flag to me

Author's note: In March of 2020, Brandon Hole's shotgun was not "seized" pursuant to the Laird Law, IC 35-47-14, it was voluntarily surrendered and never returned. A request for it to be returned was never made. Therefore, a warrant to seize the weapon was never...