George Luke

George Luke

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George Luke is a 2019 Alcuin Intern. A graduate of Bethlehem College & Seminary and Vanderbilt University, he enjoys writing and talking about theology, philosophy, and politics. When not doing either, he's probably with his wife or reading a book. 

Recent blog posts by this author

How Playing Boardgames Can Help Us Live Better Lives

Recently, my wife and I were playing a board game with some friends. She won. She didn’t want to. She wanted the rest of the group to win instead. At a crucial point in the game, she offered to make a move that would have reduced the gap...

Why We Love Spiderman

Peter Parker. The teenager we’ve watched through multiple reboots captivates us. The man beneath the mask weaves a web across many generations, especially among those who, with Peter, are trying to figure out where they fit...

How to Stop Google and YouTube From Becoming Orwellian Nightmares

Recently, YouTube comic Stephen Crowder told his viewership that his organization was being throttled.    He’s not alone.   Crowder’s fellow conservative, Dennis Prager, recently testified to Congress about Google’s...

What We Get Wrong About Pursuing Equal Outcomes

What happens when you suggest that someone’s failure to get something they believe they deserve is due to widespread – even systemic – maliciousness? Social malfunction. African American economist Thomas Sowell, in Discrimination and...

How Does Impeachment Work?

It finally happened. The House of Representatives is “launching a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump.” The grounds for impeachment? President Trump’s alleged talks with Ukrainian officials regarding an investigation into...

Dave Chappelle and the Public Thirst for ‘Sticks and Stones’

Sticks and stones might not break your bones, but Dave Chappelle’s new Netflix special will likely hurt your feelings. Defending Louis C.K’s questionable home practices, and Kevin Hart as "four tweets shy of being perfect," Chappelle takes 65...