2021 California Recall Election Guide

Photo by Drei Kubik on Unsplash On September 14, 2021, Californians will have a special election on whether to recall Governor Gavin Newsom. There will be two questions on the ballot. The first will ask whether Gavin Newsom should be recalled (removed) from the office of governor. The second (should the first question get more than 50% of the vote) asks who should replace him. Below are my thoughts on the recall and some of the top candidates to replace him. Question #1: Shall Gavin Newsom be recalled (removed) from the office of Governor? Let's look at reasons for and against the recall: Reasons for Recall https://recallgavin2020.com/reasons/https://rescuecalifornia.org/reasons-to-recall/https://www.sacbee.com/opinion/op-ed/article253707108.html The reasons for recall [Read more...]

Diversity, Unity, and the Bible

Photo by Clay Banks on Unsplash This article originally appeared on Advocates for Truth as "Should Christians Celebrate Diversity?" Introduction During the campaign, Joe Biden made a commitment that his presidential cabinet and appointments would “look like America.” Presuming that his nominees are confirmed, he is on track to have the most diverse presidential cabinet in U.S. history. Diversity is one of those words that we hear often in our culture today. In the United States, we are increasingly becoming more diverse along racial and ethnic lines. According to the Brookings Institute, in 2019, nearly 40% of the United States is non-white (compared to 30% in 2000). The Census Bureau projects that by the year 2045, the United States will be majority non-white. Surveys from Pew [Read more...]