Back in Iraq

Air strikes give the illusion of surgical intervention. But they are not unambiguous humanitarian acts.

Time for another paradigm shift in policing

In the 19th century, the U.S. adopted a "social peacekeeper" model of policing. Then the Civil War left behind a surplus of firearms.

Something old, something young

After Pathways settled in its new home, former St. Giles members started coming back to worship there. It took a little getting used to.

Instruments of death

Can there be a humane execution?

Every method of killing can become a form of torture for the person being executed—and a means of moral injury to the executioner.


Reflections of the Lectionary

Reflections on the Lectionary

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