The Black Lives Matter movement, and the history of the Democratic Party with regard to black Americans has long troubled me. However, I haven’t written about it. Now, a man I greatly respect, Lt. Col. Allen West, has written a superb piece in the form of a commentary on Hillary Clinton’s comments following the race-motivated attack on police officers in Dallas. Continue reading
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Throughout all of Christian history, the question of why God allows suffering has been wrestled with, prayed over, and addressed by Christian laymen and scholars. In Why God Allows Us to Suffer, author Kevin Tewes tries his hand at this age-old question. Unfortunately, his treatment of the issue is dissatisfying on aesthetic, literary, and theological grounds. Continue reading
There has been a lot to follow in the news lately, from the debacle that is the Trump presidential run, to the criminal case against Hillary Clinton, to terror attacks around the world. During the last week of June, there was another important news piece that flared up briefly, only to quickly become lost in the never-ending blogroll that is modern media reporting. Continue reading
Well, if you tuned in this evening to Gator’s Radio Experience on 1430 KYKN, you got to hear our lively discussion of fireworks, politics, and my article “The Party Left Me.”
If you didn’t, here’s the audio from that show. The whole show was a blast and is definitely worth listening to, as is Hour 2, available here, but the discussion of my article begins at 17:55. Enjoy!
Christopher Ray on Gator’s Radio Experience
That’s right, everybody! Tonight, July 5th, I’ll be on the air as guest of Gator’s Radio Experience on Salem’s 1430 KYKN. This is a great radio show. I listen to it nearly every day.
Tune in for the first hour of the show, from 4-5PM Pacific Time as we discuss one of my recent articles. Then stick around for the second half of the show as Gator and Denise discuss the important political issues of the day.
So, if you’re in the Salem, OR area, tune your AM dial to 1430 or, no matter where you are, listen live at KYKN.com. Just click “Listen Live” at the top of the page.
This last week I had the pleasure of reading If You Can Keep It, the
latest book from renowned author Eric Metaxas. Metaxas is a #1 New York Times best-selling author, best known for biographies of such greats as Dietrich Bonhoeffer and William Wilberforce. An acclaimed speaker and cultural commentator, he is also the host of a syndicated daily radio show, The Eric Metaxas Show. In this latest book, he examines the fundamentals of American liberty, offering a critique and recommendations on how “we the people” can safeguard this precious gift.