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How to Talk to Your College Age Daughter About Human Trafficking

“What are you doing to fight human trafficking?” is the emotionally charged question that my college-age daughters are finding is prevalent at school. Some fellow students seem to think this is a good way to measure anyone’s compassion for other humans. Governmental powers are passing politically popular laws. Statistics and stories abound to shock people […]

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The Trouble With Political Labels

Or Should I Call Myself a Libertarian?   One of my college-age daughters asked me recently what a “neo-con” is. Though she can hold an intelligent conversation about important issues, political labels are often confusing. I told her there are reasons these political labels are both confusing and quite possibly beside-the-point.   1. Names of […]

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A Christian Libertarian Perspective on the Conflict Between Israel and Other Current Arab States in the Middle East

Some American Christians seem to try to use Israel as a talisman. Based on God’s declaration that He will bless those who bless Israel and curse those who curse that nation, there appears to be an effort on the part of many Christians to make sure that the United States government is always an advocate […]

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