There are some interesting conversations to be had about states’ rights, religious freedom, and civil disobedience in modern America. The incarceration of Kim Davis is not a great spring board for any of those conversations however. Furthermore, the countless social media posts related to this story do not serve their constructive intent.
Contributing to a discussion’s volume is rarely the way to steer its narrative. Of course in an argument, the goal is to tilt perception in your favor. Through the Facebook posts, memes, and tweets regarding Kim Davis, no one is convincing anyone to think differently than they already do. No one has won or lost because this was never a battle. Some middle men will pick up checks for brokering the ensuing book deal and made-for-TV movie...Read More