Why?

https://youtu.be/fREIHOhoMVM Especially these days, it seems that it’s really easy to ask the question, “why,” doesn’t it? My wife and I have been watching the “Game of Thrones” series during our self-imposed, COVID 19, social distancing. One scene that seems very timely and stuck in my mind, was when Tyrion…

Do the Ends Justify the Means?

Have you heard the Machiavellian quote, "the ends justify the means?" I have always (apparently naively) assumed that people understand that a government that operates by this philosophy is dangerous for democracy. Further, I have also always assumed (again, naively), that the people who are elected and run OUR government, simply won't…