Can American Democracy Survive the New Atheism?

Here is my latest video discussion from the New Walden Book Club.  It is probably my last episode on the Eric Metaxas book If You Can Keep It.  The focus of this episode is Eric’s discussion of the “golden triangle of freedom.”  The implications of this golden triangle are important and controversial.  If there is any […]

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America’s Need for Self-Transcendence.

This is a comment I made on Facebook to a liberal friend of mine who was marveling at the crowd size of the protest marches.  I’m posting it here because I think it helps to explain the mission of this website, and the transcendentalist nature of that mission.  Here it is: The crowds are truly […]

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Eric Metaxas Will Be in Town Tomorrow Night, November 2nd

Eric, no doubt, will be here to talk about his new book, If You Can Keep It, and to talk about the election. These have been two of his favorite subjects of late, and he has taken a lot of heat for his forthright political opinions:  He thinks that Christians and conservatives are wrong not to vote for Trump; […]

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“If You Can Keep It,” by Eric Metaxas, Part 1

I am happy to announce that the New Walden Book Club (NWBC) is under way.  Here is the first installment of our discussion of the new book by Eric Metaxas, If You Can Keep It.  The video discusses the introduction to the book.  There, Metaxas lays the groundwork for what I anticipate will be his argument, namely, […]

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Introducing the New Walden Book Club

First off, I want to apologize for not updating my blog recently. The problem is not for lack of material, if that’s what you’re thinking. Quite the opposite—I am overwhelmed with material. I think I have over 150 rough drafts waiting to be published right now. The times, they are a changin’, and faster than […]

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