Tagged: War

Three Types of Aggression 3: Force

This post is part of a series. If rhetoric is protected speech, and incitement is not, is violence or use of mortal force ever ethically justified? The question of pacifism is an important subject, from both the ethical and Christian theology points of view. From a...


Gun control isn’t the answer – just look at Europe

An opinion piece in the L.A. Times criticizes the knee-jerk reaction of anti-gun lobbyists.  However, the article makes some good counterpoints as well. There is no doubt that the existence of some 260 million guns (of which perhaps 60 million are handguns) increases the death rate...