Archive for: March 26, 2008

March 26, 2008

Jewish Man Attacked in Brooklyn By Muslims Yelling ‘Allahu Akbar,’ Media Silent

Filed under: Uncategorized - 26 Mar 2008

On March 19th, I found a story on The Jerusalem Post detailing an attack by Muslim youths on a rabbinical assistant that occurred at a Brooklyn, New York subway station. The youths grabbed Uria Ohana’s yarmulke off his head …

New York Governor Paterson Lacks Vision and Morals

Filed under: In The News,Politics In General - 26 Mar 2008

How utterly clever of the great state of New York, having just expunged all manners of decadence and moral rot from the governor’s mansion following the abbreviated, but hilarious, term of Eliot Spitzer, to turn around and install another defective …

Same Old China

The Chinese crackdown in Tibet, the mobilization of Chinese troops against the independence-loving Tibetan people, cannot be categorized as shocking. We have known since the Dali Lama fled in exile some 50 years ago that this was inevitable.

Shackling the Individual by Imposing Racist Pride

Filed under: Politics In General - 26 Mar 2008

An avid reader, I’ve learned much about individualism and freedom by reading about what life is like when these are taken away from groups of people. I recently finished The Kite Runner (2003) by Khaled Hosseini, which tells the story …

It’s the Votes, Stupid!

Filed under: Politics In General - 26 Mar 2008

In recent times, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid has fouled the air on the floor of the U.S. Senate by calling a proposal to make English the official language “racist.” “This amendment is racist. I think it’s directed basically to …

Obama and His Bitter Church

Big speech in Philadelphia for Barack Obama today (March 18). Big for what it could mean for his presidential hopes, which had been going very well, until his pastor‘s rants tripped him up. Perhaps even for race relations in America, …