By Alan Eason — July 18, 2015
“… A nation conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition…” (Gettysburg Address. Abraham Lincoln, 1863)
With everything that is going on in our country right now, it is absolutely critical for us to get back to a vigorous discussion of the real issues. It is urgent. Life and death.
We have a big problem though. Our media is hung up on personalities. So are we all. We are tacked to the surface like water spiders. We are so hung up on it that it detracts from the discussion of the much more important, deeper issues that threaten to destroy us. Many people no longer know how to discuss — or begin to discern — the real issues. I’ll jog your memory: