democracy

S2E1 – Democracy and Afghanistan

In opening up Season 2, I sit down with fellow military veteran and co-worker, Gordon Beecroft, to discuss the topic of democracy. We also consider related topics such as nation-building, national security, and the situation in Afghanistan. As always, if you have any civic/government related questions, feel free to email me at [email protected], and I…

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Celebrating 100 Episodes!

My wife Chelsea returns to Truthspresso to celebrate 100 episodes of our podcast! We take a walk down memory lane and remember all the episodes we did to get to 100. Lots of topics and plenty of chuckles in this show! We share some behind-the-scenes aura for some episodes. We even talk about how we…

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An Election Without Representation? (A chat with Joe from WalkwithGod)

Joe from WalkwithGod joined me on Wednesday to chat about the upcoming election and politics from a Christian perspective. What made this fun is that we didn’t plan out our discussion. Neither of us knew the other’s views until right before hitting the record button! Joe described himself as a “centrist.” I described myself as…

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Nine Problems with Democracy

This episode continues from the topic of the last one by discussing actual problems with democracy. We answer the following questions: What are the problems of democracy? It is not based on absolute, unchanging truth. Eligibility to vote is not certain. A simple majority is not really “the will of the people.” 51% can plunder…

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Is Democracy Good and Biblical?

There is a lot of hoopla about the state of democracy in the United States and around the world. Many citizens value the ideals of democracy as sacred and best. Christians should be willing to examine democracy itself and ask some important questions. We ask and answer the following questions: What is democracy? We define…

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