JAMES HAUGHT – Few people realize it, but secular humanism â€“ the progressive crusade to improve life for all â€“ may be the chief driving force of western civilization. Humanism means helping people, and secular means doing it without supernatural religion.
JAMES HAUGHT – In the 2018 election, Americaâ€™s shrinking segment of white evangelicals mobilized strongly for the Republican Party â€“ but the rising cohort of nonreligious Americans failed to exert their full political power.
JAMES HAUGHT – Even if Trump wipes out federal pollution and safety controls, I doubt that it will â€œget . . . miners back to work.â€ They would stand a better chance if Trump shifted enough federal funds to training for jobs of the future instead of easy but hollow promises that he canâ€™t possibly keep.