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Don’t let anthem protesters set your agenda

(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) Here’s my take on the rash of ostensibly conscience-stricken pro athletes protesting racism by disrespecting the national anthem, and the backlash of indignation from patriotic Americans reacting to overheated media coverage of the stunt.

The postsecondary student debt crisis: A broader perspective

(By Jose J. Valdes, CCU affiliate faculty) Focusing solely on the aggregate amount of postsecondary student debt obscures other influential factors. Factors such as affordability, debt repayment, financial aid sources, student borrowing, and student characteristics. Significant,

Biblical justice and civil disobedience

(By Brad Hughes, Centennial Institute Fellow) Biblical justice is simply the reflection of God’s righteousness. God’s righteousness means that He always acts congruent with what is right and He is the ultimate measurement of what

Eight eternal rewards of voting Republican

(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) My friend Phil is a pastor in Denver.  His wife Meg is a Christian counselor.  Though Phil doesn’t do politics from the pulpit, he told me last week he’s strong for the GOP ticket.

Summer reading: A brilliant biography

(By Bill Moloney, '76 Contributor) (Nantucket) In perusing the shelves of this island's renowned Atheneum I followed my usual habit of seeking high quality books about people or events of great consequence concerning which I am woefully

Hillary or Donald: A Roadmap for Decision

(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) A high school buddy of mine in California, call him Jack, wrote to express his amicable skepticism about my support of Donald Trump and the Republican ticket.  He works in tech and entertainment, makes big money, has beaten addiction, loves his kids, and lives his faith. Solid guy, wise in the ways of the world. Usually votes moderate Republican but may bolt this year.

An open letter to the #NeverTrump coalition

(By Ellen Densmore, '76 Contributor) It’s the question of the century for conservatives: should I vote for Donald Trump or should I vote with my conscience? Personally, I plan to do both. To the NeverTrumpers and my

A new vision on abortion

(By Charles J. Patricoff, '76 Contributor) Since my last anti-abortion article, approximately 1.2 million babies have been murdered in their mother’s wombs.  I am writing to followers of Jesus, The Messiah of Israel.  I pray His disciples