Monday

The Briefing 11-14-16

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  • In the 2016 presidential election, an astonishing 42 states shifted to the right
  • "Not my president": Anti-democratic spirit in some protests of the election of Donald Trump
  • Why the Electoral College? Understanding the worldview behind the architecture of the US Constitution
  • In telling 60 Minutes interview, Donald Trump says he is "fine with" same-sex marriage
Friday

The Briefing 10-21-16

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  • ISIS on the run: Major offensive in Mosul comes on the heels of the fall of highly symbolic Dabiq
  • With marijuana on the ballot, cash-strapped states are looking to capitalize on cannabis
  • Whose child is this? With the redefinition of marriage comes the expanded definition of parenthood
Thursday

The Briefing 09-22-16

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  • The end of mom and dad? Scientists say making babies without eggs may be possible
  • The danger of absolute power: Labour Party's collapse has destabilized British politics
  • History warns against a strongman: Praise for Putin reveals false hope of an autocratic leader
  • Detailed map of gay marriage in America gives new insight into our new moral landscape
Thursday

The Briefing 08-04-16

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  • The fall of Roger Ailes can serve warning for Christians to avoid a media echo chamber
  • Biden officiates same-sex wedding, tweets photo posturing on the "right side of history"
  • The NBA, creator of the WNBA, spurns North Carolina for codifying gender distinction
  • In surprising decision, SCOTUS temporarily blocks transgender bathroom use in Virginia public school
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