• Posted on: 11 July 2016
  • By: Chris Strevel

An alarming reality of our national unraveling is the lack of basis for discussion of the issues that divide us. Soundbites and 10-second video clips long ago replaced substantive debate. Political power is the only remaining referee in our post-Christian national fiasco – Who has it? Who can get it? How can it be used with maximum advantage against one’s political enemies? Before our tears have dried from the latest outbreak of death, talking heads and government bureaucrats have already turned the incident into a political football to further their agendas.