Supreme Court's queer fear

by Craige McMillan -- The U.S. Supreme Court has become a constitutional anomaly, possessing elements of both the legislative and judicial branches of government. This is hardly surprising, given that it now more…

Celebrating American freedom

by Craige McMillan -- Remember that prosperity can be only for the free, and that freedom is the sure possession of those alone who have the courage to defend it. --Thucydides In more…

Tolerating the intolerable

by Craige McMillan --  "Driven from every corner of the earth, Freedom of Thought and The Right of Private Judgment in matters of conscience direct their course to this happy country as more…

Why are conservatives so intolerant?

by Craige McMillan -- "To be able to discern that what is true is true, and that what is false is false; this is the mark and character of intelligence." --Emanuel Swedenborg more…

Why are liberals so intolerant?

by Craige McMillan --  "Truth is the greatest of all national possessions. A state, a people, a system which suppresses the truth or fears to publish it, deserves to collapse." --Kurt Eisner more…

Where is your God?

by Craige McMillan -- I believe it was Yuri Gagarin, the Russian cosmonaut first to orbit the earth, who upon his return assured the world that God most certainly did not exist more…

Skinner's rats escaping the cage

by Craige McMillan -- "If the laboratory rat could be taught to press a lever by rewarding him with pellets of pressed barley, then psychologists could teach man to save his soul more…

Warning: Constitutional revision ahead

by Craige McMillan -- Memo: To All Americans From: President Bill Clinton Re: U.S. Constitution Hi, y'all! As you might have noticed, a few things have changed during my time as president. more…

In the long run

by Craige McMillan -- "In the long run -- we are all dead." That little quip is blunt, but the vast majority of us live as if it were true. And not more…

The tear that changed the world

by Craige McMillan -- There were a lot of tears in the room where I spent Saturday morning. They seeped out the edges of the eyelids of the elderly -- those thought more…