‘God help us’: Fired defence secretary Mark Esper worries about ‘yes men’ under Trump

Fired defence secretary Mark Esper said he was no “yes man” for Donald Trump as he worried the president would begin replacing senior Cabinet officials with people who would not push back.In an exclusive interview with Military Times that dropped shortly after his abrupt firing, Mr Esper took exception with critics who have called him…Continue Reading

If our reality is a video game, does that solve the problem of evil

Pandemics and natural disasters cause pain and suffering to millions worldwide and can challenge the very foundations of human belief systems. They can be particularly challenging for those who believe in an all-knowing and righteous God. The Lisbon earthquake of 1755, for example, shook the previously unquestioned faith of many and ledContinue Reading