Power and corruption go together, and accountability and transparency are elusive, especially in a fledgling democracy like this one.
I’m reviewing the curriculum and reading three English newspapers to sort out the politics. Katie and I are figuring out our routines. And there is important work to do.
We can’t quite visualize what a normal week might look like, if there even is a normal week.
The Gospel is true because it changes things and it changes us. We need to be changed. Just look around.
Find just about any article on politics and the vicious and vacuous comments will make you wonder about the underlying assumptions of a representative democracy.