Addiction to Technique
Lena Dunham's comments are targeted towards a college-aged community. Her words show what the political world believes will speak to the young educated. Dunham's equation of premarital sex for companionship to election day decisions identifies a political technique. This technique calls college students to vote in the same way they select companionship. Through this correlation, political involvement is seen to be a solution to problems the same way sex is proposed as a solution to loneliness.
This week's Principals Blog focuses on the issues associated with viewing politics as a solution to human brokenness. Calling students to participate in the social sphere, you'll also hear how Hillcrest works to instill a framework for society built on God's design, not man-directed leadership.