It’s Time to Stop Defending Judge Roy Moore by Shane Vander Hart

I wanted to follow-up my article from Friday morning about the allegations about former Roy Moore, the former Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court and...

The Day of the Texas Church Massacre, I Went to Buy a Gun by...

On the same day of the Texas church massacre, I stopped by a local sporting goods shop intent on purchasing a new shotgun. I’ve had...

After Sutherland Springs, Don’t Stop Praying, But Do Something Else Too

by Richard Mouw Back in the South African apartheid era, I helped organize anti-apartheid efforts in our local community in Michigan. At one of those gatherings...
Dan Brown and his new novel, "Origin"

Michael Brown Writes an Open Letter to Dan Brown

by Michael Brown Dear Dan, Before getting into the heart of this letter, as a non-fiction author myself, I am amazed at your gift for writing...

More Conservatives Call for End to Death Penalty

by Heather Beaudoin On October 25, I spoke at a press conference to announce the release of a report that shows Republican state legislators are sponsoring death penalty...

Matthew Walther: Robert Mueller’s ‘Investigation’ is Running Amok

by Matthew Walther After months of getting themselves worked up about hearings featuring a hero once accused of rigging the election for Donald Trump and...

Michael Brown Says President Trump is a Lot Like Martin Luther — but Not...

by Michael Brown The differences between Martin Luther, the 16th century reformer, and Donald Trump, the 45th president of the United States, are countless. Yet,...

Roland Martin On Houston Texans Owner Bob McNair’s “Inmates Running the Prison” Comment

Houston Texans owner Bob McNair’s comments ring like a last gasp from an executive who used to view his team—and its black players—with a...

If Evangelicals Want to Win Politically, They Need to Stop Thinking of America as...

Evangelical politics as an alliance between Roy Moore and Donald Trump illustrates a crisis of evangelical political activism and theology. by Nathanael Blake Politics makes for strange...

Why President Trump and Congress Should Increase the Child Tax Credit

"People don't care what you know until they know that you care." – Jack Kemp The 115th Congress has its hands full with a litany...

Read President Trump’s Op-Ed On Tax Reform

by Donald Trump Today is the anniversary of former president Ronald Reagan signing into law the Tax Reform Act of 1986. The act was the second major...
Prof. Tiya Miles

Solving Racism Will Take More Than Just Words

by Tiya Miles Amid the cultural amplification of Donald Trump’s brand of belittling speech, college campuses are wrestling with how to respond to emboldened acts...
Sarah Palin announcing her 2016 endorsement in Ames, Iowa, Jan. 19, 2016. (PHOTO: AARON P. BERNSTEIN/GETTY IMAGES)

Peggy Noonan: Trump’s Path Looks Increasingly Like Sarah Palin’s

Support for her cooled due to antic statements, intellectual thinness and general strangeness. by Peggy Noonan The president has been understandably confident in his supporters. They...

Presbyterian Lay Committee President Says Scapegoating Harvey Weinstein Won’t Solve Hollywood’s Problem

by Carmen Fowler LaBerge Harvey Weinstein did many terrible, awful, dreadful things. And for those sins he has lost his company, his wife, his membership in...
Donald Trump addresses the 2017 Values Voter Summit in Washington, October 13, 2017. (PHOTO: YURI GRIPAS/REUTERS)

Michael Brown: Are Trump’s Christian Supporters Becoming Disciples of Donald?

by Michael Brown A headline on the conservative, RedState website announces, "Trump's Cheap 'Merry Christmas' Christianity Continues To Sway Evangelicals." Is this true? According to Kimberly Ross,...

Should the Church Stop Telling Single Women to “Wait” on Their Boaz?

Since Google is one of my favorite “friends”, I decided to hit her up on one of the most annoying Christian search engine trends....
Philadelphia Eagles Malcolm Jenkins and Rodney McLeod raise their fists as they stand with Coach Doug Pederson during the national anthem on Oct. 12. (Mike Mccarn/Associated Press)

Kevin Blackistone Says Trump is Using Black NFL Players as Political Pawns

by Kevin Blackistone In a few short years, a crime-fighting idea born at the Glenarden Community Center in Prince George’s County became a national sensation....

Men Are Complicit in the Harvey Weinstein Scandal as Enablers and Abusers

When you read the stories, the voltage of the actresses' names illuminates the screen. Gwyneth Paltrow. Angelina Jolie. Mira Sorvino. All share more in...

If You Fell Asleep in 1962 …and ‘Woke Up in Hell’

by Michael Brown It's been a beautiful spring day in the suburbs of Pennsylvania on this Thursday, June 7th, 1961. You just got home from...

How the Mainstreaming of Colin Kaepernick’s Protest Became its Demise

by Trevor Beaulieu Colin Kaepernick's protest during the U.S. national anthem was originally intended to make a statement about state-sanctioned lethal violence against black people. But...