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Politics can be defined as the process by which a nation decides what rules will reign supreme. The Greek word Politiká means “affairs of cities”. The political powers of a city/state/nation create the political institutions. These institutions set the incentives for winning at the political game of striving for and achieving power. We write about this game and how political structures are influencing nations across the earth.

This week on Un-Trumped the tables have turned! Doug relinquished e the moderator's seat and asked me to lead a discussion on why he supported Hillary for President. I was eager to do this as I have not gotten the...
Two Guys talking truth from two sides on Trump.

Un-Trumped (Episode One)

Un-Trumped: 2 Guys Talking Truth From 2 Sides on Trump is a seven-week series centered around my new friend Doug Pagitt trying to understand how I could support Trump. Both Doug and I are committed to our Christian faith....
Episode Three is a meandering discussion related to Doug’s concerns that President Trump is “dog whistling” his white supremacist supporters. An assertion I most resolutely dispute. But more importantly, we try and understand what are some foundational ideas driving...
This week on Un-Trumped I share my personal stories hearing God speak to me about Donald Trump. This is a vulnerable account of my experiences hearing God as I understand him and seeing many of the things I heard...
This, our final installment of Un-Trumped, we offer some practical advice on how to live without the experience of trying to "trump" other people, or be "trumped" by them. And no, I'm not talking about the president. We live in...

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