This Mother’s Day, Think of the Kids

Mother’s day is around the corner. For too many children whose families are restructuring all they want for the day to be happy is their father. They want their dream back. They want to be able to love both parents equally without guilt. We owe it to our...

Converting to Islam

Convert to Islam. What does it mean? We are told that Islam is a religion of peace and those who terrorize in the name of Islam are not Muslims. They are radicalized youth.  They are poor, uneducated, unemployed.  No. That is not true. Whatever else they might be,...

The Right to Die and to Kill

  Joseph Fletcher wrote in The Ethics of Genetic Control 1988, “The world no longer needs all the individuals we are capable of bringing into it—especially those who are unable to compete and are an unhappy burden to others. If the size of our families must be...

A Question of Evil

We do not see that the evil committed by sins of omission is no less than the evil of sins of commission. Apropos of no particular reason, I decided to write about evil. Not that it’s difficult to find. No deep-throat type of investigation. But, from whence does...