attorney; specialist in school law and litigation; former member of Colorado House of Representatives
Intelligent Design

Why Should Questioning Physicalism Be Almost Literally Unthinkable

Thank you to the UD News desk for putting up From Closer To Truth: Is Mathematics Invented Or Discovered?  In this video public intellectual Robert Lawrence Kuhn interviews mathematicians and philosophers regarding the titular question. The most profound statement in the video does not address the question.  It addresses the current cultural constraints on the Read More…

Intelligent Design

Great Deal for Materialists! We Will Spot You 99 Yards and 35 Inches in a 100 Yard Dash

To all of the materialist OOL researchers who continue to blither about how we are tantalizingly close to discovering how blind unguided natural forces produced the staggeringly complex nano-technology in even the simplest cell, we challenge you to a 100 yard dash. And there is good news.  We will spot you 99 yards and 35 Read More…

Intelligent Design

The Rawlsian Myth of the Morally Neutral Perspective

The other day I had an exchange with a progressive about Amy Coney Barrett.  The exchange was touched off by Ms. Progressive’s comment about Barrett’s faith:  “I don’t think her religion is a problem as much as her religious convictions driving her decision making is.” I encounter this sort of muddled thinking from progressives all Read More…

Intelligent Design

George Weigel on How We Got Here

Weigel takes to the pages of First Things and informs us that the United States has arrived at its sorry state because we have paid insufficient heed to Ernst-Wolfgang Böckenförde: For Ernst-Wolfgang Böckenförde diagnosed a primary cause of our current distress over half a century ago.  Böckenförde was a German constitutional law scholar whose “dictum” Read More…