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Why Obama?

I voted for Barack Obama in 2008, and half-way through this term I am more confident than ever that America and I chose well. From the night he gave that televised speech at the Democratic National Convention in 2004, I…
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Grounding Justice

The first thing you need to know about this book is that the title does not do it justice. Nicholas Wolterstorff, professor emeritus of philosophical theology at Yale, has not sought to tell us what justice requires, like John Rawls…
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Science on Purpose

Apparently the debate over Intelligent Design (ID) is not going away. Perhaps that should read, "the debates." Beyond the debate over human origins and who or what lies behind terrestrial life, lies the question, "What is science?" At least when…