Politics and Love

Love, Bombs, and the Resurrection

I have been contemplating power lately, and I started thinking about love, bombs, and the resurrection. Our last election was a shake-up in power, and much of the political debate during the election focused on what does or does not make our country powerful. We have also experienced many protests lately, and in these protests,… Continue reading Love, Bombs, and the Resurrection

Politics and Love

Why You are More Powerful Than You Think (For When the World Feels Like a Bad Place,and You Don’t Know What to Do)

I have been thinking a lot about how it is easy to feel powerless in the world in the face of so many bad things. I have also been thinking about how we are more powerful than we think, and so I wrote a book about it. If you would like to read more ideas… Continue reading Why You are More Powerful Than You Think (For When the World Feels Like a Bad Place,and You Don’t Know What to Do)

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The Politics of Force and the Strange Work of Love: On the Power To Be In Trumpland

Donald Trump’s election has troubled me profoundly, and I have not always been able to articulate why. It is not just the troubling language that dominated Trump’s campaign, although this is definitely a significant concern. It is not just that my preferred candidate didn’t win the election. My preferred candidate has lost an election in… Continue reading The Politics of Force and the Strange Work of Love: On the Power To Be In Trumpland