You may have noticed that things have been quiet here on my blog for a long time. The reason I have been blogging less is that for the last two years I have been writing a book.
Mormons write a lot of books. But my hope is that this book will be different than other Mormon books you might … Continue reading →
Recently critics and dissidents have been clamoring for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to abolish the common practice of having lay bishops hold private interviews with youth in which they ask them questions about sexual morality and the Law of Chastity.
Many of these … Continue reading →
A week without any social media, news media, or blogs, has been enlightening. I deleted all the social media apps from my phone and closed all of my pinned browser tabs to social media sites.
During the first few days I found myself absentmindedly unlocking my phone and trying to open social … Continue reading →
What they are doing in China using technology to modify and mold social behavior is both ingenious and amazing, but also terrifying. This article from Wired is long, but worth the read:
INSIDE CHINA'S VAST NEW EXPERIMENT IN SOCIAL … Continue reading →
This isn't aimed at anyone in particular and it isn't meant as an attack on those of you who have expressed sincere outrage online about past or current events. It's just something that I have been thinking and worrying about lately.
In a world of billions of people, there are far more … Continue reading →