What is a Vote?

In this season of political strife, Myles Werntz brings much needed clarity to the ethical implications of four approaches to voting in national elections.

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The Irony of Aviation History: A Niebuhrian Visit to the Dayton Aviation Trail

Drawing on Reinhold Niebuhr’s idea of irony, Bradley Burroughs reminds us that technological advances do not necessarily lead to moral advances.

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The Death of Christian America?

John Senior, drawing on Reinhold Niebuhr, argues that for the United States to be a Christian nation it must be open to prophetic judgment.

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Star Wars, Storm Troopers, and the Banality of Evil

In the Storm Troopers of all ages, then, we find a mirror held up to ourselves that forces us to ask where our animosity, sublimated egoism, and ambition have made us too agents of evil and that calls us to pray to God and work with dedication that such evils may be rooted out from our lives and our world.

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