Tag: Left-wing politics

Your Rights Come Before Politics

Politics are real. Politics sets priorities between competing public interests. The process is never perfect. It gets ugly when existing political interests work against your individual rights. Let’s take an easy example first. Suppose you want to gather people together…

Is Francis The Last Pope?

To the radical academic Cornel West, “Pope Francis is a gift from heaven.”  To many conservative Catholics, he is the worst Pope in centuries. Listening to Pope Francis one gets the impression that he would be rather content to let…