Van Jones, who I have always admired, has an organization that I think is unfortunately named “Rebuild the Dream.” And the language of this movement as it were, is around “saving,” “rebuilding,” and “protecting” the American Dream.  Blog Category:  America Current Affairs Politics

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I wrote this sermon in 2006 for the Progressive Faith Bloggers Conference. I was thinking of it recently, and it just seemed so appropos for where I am, and where things are, so I thought I'd repost it.     Finding and claiming our prophetic voice   Blog Category:  Religion Spirituality Technology Theology

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I think often free enterprise is confused or conflated with capitalism. I thought it was worth a follow-up post to my “Inherent Violence of Wealth” post to talk a bit about it, since I don't think I was especially clear in my discussion that I was talking only about wealth gained from capitalism. Blog Category:  […]

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This is a belated, and long-percolated response to a blog post by my friend Ryan Dowell Baum. I am going to focus my discussion on one particular point that Ryan makes in his post: Blog Category:  America Spirituality Theology

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