Dwight Longenecker's Blog

Dwight Longenecker's Blog

The Perils of Relativism

The Perils of Relativism

The cause of the indifference, rage, and violence we're witnessing is the lack of any objective truth.

A Colossal Wreck: Our Sad Presidential Politics

A Colossal Wreck: Our Sad Presidential Politics

The presidential candidates are us. Are they corrupt, greedy and base? We are too.

Whatever Happened to Noblesse Oblige?

Whatever Happened to Noblesse Oblige?

Like the aristocrats in Downton Abbey, Hampy lived out the principle of noblesse oblige....

The Homogenization of America

The Homogenization of America

One of the underlying drivers for the homogenization of America has been the rise of relativism.

Fantasy Films: The Obliteration of Imagination?

Fantasy Films: The Obliteration of Imagination?

Films of children’s fantasy stories, while very entertaining, may be counterproductive. If they stifle the imagination, then in the long run we will have a population that continues to have a great appetite for entertainment, but little agility of imagination.