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Baldwin’s “These are not negotiable”

A very dear friend of mine posted an essay by Chuck Baldwin, a politician, pastor, and radio personality titled “These are not negotiable“.  I do not exactly belong to the same school of thought as the essay’s author, so I tried to compose a response to the essay.  I have posted a version of the response below.  I do not intend to make this blog overtly political, but there are examples of how political ideologies can overlap with science in the essay which can be educational.  I invite your thoughts in the comments.  Feel free to contradict me, but as you read please keep in mind that I mean no disrespect and that it is NOT my intent to initiate a flame war. That being said, I must take issue with this essay and wish to highlight for you a few of my problems with it. Continue reading