Take your #MuslimBan protests and shove it

No, I don’t support the restrictions on Muslim immigration and movement into the country.  And what I’m about to say certainly does not apply...

Episode 19 – How should we treat soldiers?

We often decry the evils of war.  War cannot happen if there are no soldiers to fight, so how should we treat them? ...

Let’s send Bill Kristol to Iraq so he can see his handiwork!

Bill Kristol took to Twitter the other day to pontificate about his world view and to double down on his favorite thing in the...

Voting to end war

In Episode 11 of our podcast, I discussed religion’s curious silence on the issue of war.  Soon after posting, I was happy to find...

Episode 11 – Religion’s silence on the issue of war

Slappy was unavailable for Episode 11 of The Rollo and Slappy Show, so Rollo hosts this one by himself.  The topic is how...

Does The Delaware Catholic Advocacy Network think war is important?

Last weekend when I attended Mass at my local parish, we were told to look at the weekly bulletin for an insert that provided...

How to properly deal with veteran PTSD and suicides

Yesterday, the media went into a frenzy after they intentionally misled people with headlines and stories about how Donald Trump answered a question about...

David French’s imaginary world of the US military

David French of the National Review took serious exception to some of the recent comments made by Donald Trump about war and torture. Trump...

“We should just do nothing?”

I was having a conversation today with someone about US foreign policy where I was arguing in favor of non-intervention.  As expected, when I...

Empathy and Islam

Empathy is a quality that can help steer you away from drawing incorrect conclusions based on stereotypes that exist around you. When someone or...