Puerto Rico upholds statehood demand in contentious vote

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s governor is vowing to make the U.S. territory the 51st state after statehood won in a non-binding referendum hit by a boycott and low turnout that raised questions about the vote’s legitimacy. Gov. Ricardo Rossello told a couple hundred supporters waving U.S. flags late Sunday that heContinue reading “Puerto Rico upholds statehood demand in contentious vote”

The Myth That Jesus Christ Was Not Masculine

One of the travesties of modern feel-good Christianity — and a travesty which alienates a lot of non-Christian men — is the fact that Jesus Christ is routinely portrayed as an individual who is meek, mild, and submissive. Indeed, Churchians often make Christ seem to be some type of go-along-to-get-along hippie who just wanted peace,Continue reading “The Myth That Jesus Christ Was Not Masculine”