There's an excellent ongoing series over at the pro-evolution site, the Panda's Thumb called Understanding Creationism. Its written by David MacMillan, a former YEC himself. Offers useful insights.
See the parts here:
As someone with extended family members who are hardcore YECs, I firmly believe that we should approach them with tact and respect that fellow human beings deserve. Nevertheless, we must defend the legitimacy of genuine science to the fullest.
Also, new president of Ukraine sworn in. I wonder if it will help solve the Crimean crisis sooner or later?