Archive for: December 8, 2006

December 8, 2006

News Flash! We’re Not Going To Invade Aruba!

During our own struggle for independence from the British crown, we Americans sought out help eventually enlisting the French who were admittedly hesitant to aid the upstart colonists against England. They knew they faced retribution should the revolution go …

Why I Just Left the Illinois Republican Party

Filed under: Politics In General,The Republicans - 08 Dec 2006

The Illinois Republican Party has finally lost me as an “official” member. One final act has pushed me out the door. As of this month, the Illinois GOP has decided, in its benevolent omnipotence, that Party honchos … and only …

The GOP’s Betrayal of the Pro-Family Agenda

Filed under: American Society & Heritage,The Republicans - 08 Dec 2006

I wish I had a dime in my pocket for every time I heard a Republican politician stand up and proclaim his support for “family values.”

When we survey the current state of the family, we see that Americans …

Why I Can’t Be An Atheist Part I

Filed under: Religion & Faith,Uncategorized - 08 Dec 2006

As a Christian believer, I am quite content to let the atheist believe what he or she wants. My rationale for this and other pieces on the subject of atheism is a response to the often hostile and aggressive charges …

Did U.S. Elections Signal End To Democracy In Iraq?

Elections have consequences. And for our recent election, the consequences have been a major setback in the war on terror and a greater threat to terrorist attack at home. This is so because a public with an attention deficit disorder …

The Pelosi and Conyers Team: Helping Terrorists and Illegal Aliens

Speaker-elect Pelosi (D-CA) is co-sponsoring the “End Racial Profiling Act”, according to syndicated columnist Sher Zieve. The proposed bill is said to have been prompted by the recent removal of six Muslim imams, who are reported to have acted in …