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Food for Thought: 2017-01-23

Posted on January 23rd, 2018

This essay from LeGuin helps explain why her writing is so great: The Carrier Bag Theory of Fiction Update: She has passedWaging Nonviolence interviews the executive director of Life After Hate and and they discuss how we help people leave violent organizations."I'm simply tired and bored by a progressive Christianity that doesn't believe in anything, at least anything beyond Jesus being a model exemplar of liberal humanism." From Experimental TheologyA good breakdown of USA immigration i...

Food for Thought: 2017-12-04

Posted on December 4th, 2017

Here are some things I’ve found thought provoking, recently:When it comes to abuse of power, media still focuses on feelings of the abuser, instead of the abused. It’s still all about the person with power. “I feel so bad and lost that I hurt my fans." “I’m really struggling with my direction." “I’m doing a lot of soul-searching." You know the drill. It’s fauxpology and “look at me" brand maintenance. We’ve seen this repeatedly in the recent slew of outings of serial sexual abusers. Here, we ...

Todd Grotenhuis

Professionally an Information Security Specialist, Politically an Abolitionist, Theologically an Anabaptist