AMERICANS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL HAVE AIR CONDITIONING, REFRIGERATORS, VEHICLES, CELLPHONES
Many unintended ill effects of the Affordable Care Act are unknown, but we could learn from federal antipoverty efforts. Expect a practical and moral disaster.
Like past Obama administration scandals, the Benghazi incompetence and cover-up, the Department of Justice’s anti-media activities, and the IRS’s political targeting and suppression of conservatives reveal the administration’s contempt for Constitutional limitations on the powers a sovereign people grant central government.
LAZY, STARRY-EYED JOURNALISM LEADS TO BENGHAZI COVERUP, BURYING OF GOSNELL MURDER TRIAL
Remember when you could trust the national media to report news completely, objectively and even-handedly ?
Acompanion to the myth atheism is a more rational belief than monotheism is the myth monotheists are the perpetrators of the worst atrocities of history. Focusing primarily on Christianity, conservative scholar Dinesh D’Souza debunks this myth in his 2007 book, “What’s So Great About Christianity.” D’Souza considers the major crimes committed in religion’s name, including early Christian-Muslim conflicts, the Inquisitions, witch trials, etc. and the Thirty Years War, which began over religion but continued for secular reasons.
BELIEVERS CREATE MUCH OF WHAT IS GOOD
Movies, TV shows, books such as Richard Dawkins’ “The God Delusion” and countless letters to the editor promote the myth that believers in a personal God (monotheists) are irrational whereas atheists are rational. A second popular and pernicious myth holds monotheists have perpetrated history’s worst atrocities.
Young Vinny Nguyen’s winning the Sebastian County spelling bee last week reminded me of Linn Trann.
PRESIDENT, CONGRESS WOULD DISMISS OWN SECURITY IF THEY REALLY BELIEVED IN GUN-FREE ZONES
The soul-chilling tragedy at Newtown, Conn., engenders a panic that leaves us vulnerable to exploitation. Opportunistic politicians portray the massacre as a crisis and start throwing out “solutions” that infringe on the right to bear arms while increasing the likelihood of more massacres.