Douglas Wilson has been in the middle of quite the firestorm lately concerning his comments on the Fifty Shades of Grey controversy. If you’ve never read anything by Wilson, you simply must make it a point. His writing is creative, descriptive and often convicting. His use of satire is amazing. Today Canon Press is making one of his books available as a free pdf download. From Canon Press:
Black & Tan: Essays and Excursions on Slavery, Culture War, and Scripture in America
If we want to understand culture wars on the contemporary American scene, we must first come to grips with the American culture wars of the nineteenth century. That our nation did not remove slavery in a biblical way helps explain many of our contemporary social evils. But who is qualified to talk about such things? What is a biblical view of racism? Why do the biblical answers to such questions so infuriate the radical left and the radical right? This collection of essays lays out some of the answers from a view unashamed of historic biblical absolutism.
You can download the book here.