From his “observation post” in Alexandria, Virginia, Stephen describes the unceasing intrusion of American government into private lives.
Pentagon Unilaterally Grants Itself Authority Over ‘Civil Disturbances:’ http://www.longislandpress.com/2013/05/14/u-s-military-power-grab-goes-into-effect/
Biometric Database of All Adult Americans Hidden in Immigration Reform: http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2013/05/immigration-reform-dossiers/
Associated Press Says U.S. Government Seized Journalists’ Phone Records: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/13/us-usa-justice-ap-idUSBRE94C0ZW20130513
As President Obama’s second inauguration approaches, Stephen looks back at our country’s most famous Second Inaugural Address.
A List of Inaugural Addresses: http://www.bartleby.com/124/
Taking a Closer Look at Presidential Inaugurations: http://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/2013/01/taking-a-closer-look-at-presidential-inaugurations-lincolns-second-inaugural-address/
Stephen urges new approaches in conservative politics.
Stephen discusses the results of the 2012 presidential race and what it means for the Republican party.
Stephen discusses the two presidential candidates in light of their final debate performance.
Stephen talks about his experience writing The Mormonizing of America.
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Benjamin Wallace-Wells on Romney’s Mormonism
Christopher Hitchens on Romney’s Mormonism
Stephen explains how part of the American Right has emigrated from righteous anger to rage, which is both unwise and un-bliblical.
Stephen discusses the constitutionality of states rights, civil unions, and the amendment that passed recently in North Carolina.
Stephen answers reader-submitted questions about Mormonism, Mitt Romney, Obama’s “war on religion,” and more.
Stephen gives an update on the 2012 presidential race now that Mitt Romney has all but secured the Republican nomination.
Stephen puts the current debate between the Obama administration and the Roman Catholic Church in perspective.
Stephen addresses reactions to President Obama’s ever-evolving faith.
Stephen gives an update on the 2012 Presidential race as of February 2012.