Here at A Better Angel, we try to promote character, particularly Christian character.  When Plato was promoting character to the Greeks over two millennium ago, he claimed there were four cardinal virtues: wisdom, justice, courage, and temperance.  The development of all these virtues is important if one wishes to be

On my Face Book page today, I related how, as a naïve 18-year-old recruit, I was introduced to the war stories of Vietnam veterans.  I was upset because I had an image of the American soldier that did not jive with the tales of war atrocities I was hearing from