The Three Senses of Marriage
By Philippe Gastonne     
The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to permit same-sex marriage nationwide has both winners and losers. One loser, at least so far, is clarity of thinking. People on all sides are discussing concepts without considering what they really mean. Let's try to bring some order. We use this word "marriage" in at least three different ways. First, marriage is a legal structure in which the government recognizes certain rights and responsibilities for people who follow a politically defined procedure. ...
Battling Racism Through the Marketplace
Editorial by Will Tippens     
After a psychotic man murdered nine people in a black South Carolina church last week, much of the nation has turned its attention to ...
The Emergence of Orwellian Newspeak and the Death of Free Speech
Editorial by John Whitehead     
How do you change the way people think? You start by changing the words they use. In totalitarian regimes – a.k.a. police states – where ...