These eleven people never knew me, but shaped me in irreversible ways (see if you can name any of them).
A short video of several highshcool journalists walking out of a lecture by Dan Savage is going viral and it’s eliciting intense responses;
I believe Savage’s main point is correct, but his approach and the presmises which lead him there are completely mistaken.
Savage is Probably Wrong to Say That the Bible “Got Slavery Wrong.”
Imposing modern sensibilities upon ancient texts and their cultural contexts might be fun, but it’s hardly fair [Read more…]