Why Do We Idealize the Persecuted Church?

FLIKR © 2019 Robert Osburn Worldwide, Christians are the single most persecuted religious group worldwide.  This fact was confirmed by a Pew Center report issued just last week that focused on government restrictions and social hostility against...

Why China’s Economic Growth Outpaces Its Political Freedoms

Creative Commons © 2018 Robert OsburnEconomic growth does not produce political freedom. That just several hundred Chinese Communist Party leaders will make Xi Jinping president for life confirms China’s citizens lack political freedoms, even while they become...

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