Archive for: September 29, 2007

September 29, 2007

The Bible and the Origins of Western Culture

Filed under: American Society & Heritage,Religion & Faith - 29 Sep 2007

Our progressive culture is separated into those who believe in the Bible and those who do not. Many people believe the scriptures to be the revealed word of God that provides a moral foundation to human behavior that cannot be …

Iran’s President Tarred and Feathered by Columbia’s Bollinger

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood,War On Terror - 29 Sep 2007

Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was allowed to speak at Columbia University on Monday, September 24, 2007 in a precedent setting event that President George Bush later said “spoke volumes” about freedom of speech in America. Protesters outside the hall …

Terrorist Allowed Hate Speech Forum while US Groups Banned-Part II

With yet another example of ‘black is now white’, ‘good is now bad and bad is good’, ‘apples are oranges’ and ‘terrorists are to be supported while groups protecting the US will be shunned’, leftist Columbia University President Lee Bollinger …

1929 Parallels

Filed under: Economics - 29 Sep 2007

Central banks are not so wise or powerful as most people assume them to be. The over expansion of credit fueled by the Federal Reserve between 1922 and 1927 had many parallels to the “irrational exuberance” of financial markets …

The Price of Friendship

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 29 Sep 2007

Friendship is a true gift, whether it’s between kindergartners on the playground or countries in the midst of political turmoil. Alliances between nations can be seen as friendship taken to the international level. Given this fact, it should be …

Ahmadinejad At Columbia: Merely A Symptom

The only real surprise from the disgraceful speaking appearance by Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad at Columbia University is that anybody was surprised at all. University President Lee Bollinger was so taken aback by the ferocity of public anger that after …