Day: February 17, 2010

Religious Fundamentalism: Why Bother With This Conversation Now?

   I take the blog space to talk about Religious Fundamentalism, from the Right and the Left, because the Right is tired and the Left is weak. Therefore, there may be a chance for the Center to reoccupy the high ground, if we hurry.    My friend, Ken Coffee, calls himself a fundamentalist with a …

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Religious Fundamentalism: How “They” Tell “Your” Story Better Than “You”

   The Fundamentalist Story-Teller enjoys this advantage, he has a story with deep cultural roots. He is able to move in us to create deep longings for things to return to the Way-They-Never-Were.      For instance, the preferred method for sustaining oneself in the United States of America is work. This is our culture. People …

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