The Commoner.

Speaking for the common man. Voicing the concerns of those that appreciate the value of life and community, from the least to the greatest. Ringing the bell for Christian Democracy and Catholic Social Teaching in the US.

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What is a Commoner?

It’s a good question.  Others may have other definitions, but for our purposes a  COMMONER is someone that either is, or is an advocate for, the common man (note I am being old school here, using the inclusive masculine).  A commoner is someone that is conscious of, and works for the progress of, the common [...]

12 April 2009 at 00:27 - Comments

Dr. Tim Keller and Jon Meacham on Christian America

11 April 2009 at 03:21 - Comments

Social Darwinism turns 200

As Bob Edwards has reminded us on his Thursday show on XM Radio (heard by me on Friday), Charles Darwin’s 200th birthday is the same as Abraham Lincoln’s. Bob had two Darwin authors on his show, James Moore and Sean Carroll. When I was listening to the program, it spurred me to once again ask [...]

14 February 2009 at 04:12 - Comments