Category: American Society & Heritage

August 6, 2012

Is the Inertia Greater Than the Momentum?

The causes of our problems are not hard to see. Americans aren’t obese because evil restaurateurs are forcing them to eat fried butter on a stick. We are bulging at the seams because we eat too much and …

July 27, 2012

Aurora: A Fractured Society makes a Fraternity of Fools not a Nation

Filed under: American Society & Heritage,In The News - 27 Jul 2012

We are reeling after the horrible event in the theater in Aurora, Colorado, but while it is still unfolding we must now endure the army of experts and analysts who offer their solutions, counsel and views on every detail and …

July 26, 2012

The United States of America Is NOT a Nation of Immigrants!

Filed under: American Society & Heritage - 26 Jul 2012

I am tired of hearing it. Stated over and over ad-nausea by Republicans, Democrats, people on the street, academia and a plethora of pundits, professors and authors; that America is a “Nation of Immigrants”.

I’m sorry, but America lost “immigrant” …

July 24, 2012

Our culture of death and the Batman shooting

Clearly, what our nation needs is more “separation of church and state.” If those obnoxious, right-wing Bible thumpers would simply quit bellowing about the need for revival – a return to the deeply held Judeo-Christian principles embraced by our …

July 15, 2012

A Divided Nation: Is America “Coming Apart?”

By Dr. Jason R. Edwards
 
Best-selling author and controversial social scientist Charles Murray is back in the news. This time it’s because of his new …

July 7, 2012

V&V Q&A With Sheila Carlberg

Filed under: American Society & Heritage - 07 Jul 2012

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, professor of political science and executive director of the Center—Dr. Paul Kengor—interviews Grove City College graduate Sheila …

July 4, 2012

Reagan Foretold: The Day Freedom Died in America.

I read the following Ronald Reagan quote later in the day after the Supreme Court shockingly declared Obamacare constitutional. Reagan’s insight sent chills down my spine. Was he a prophet or what?

Reagan said, “Freedom is never more than one generation …

June 9, 2012

First Things First

A good foundation is always important. A solid foundation is essential in the construction of a building. A strong academic base is important for success in higher education. The parable Jesus told about the wise man and the …

June 3, 2012

Unaccountable Delegation Leads to Disaster

We have become a society of delegation with no accountability. We delegate that which is our responsibility and that delegation then turns into replacement. Let me explain what I mean. Delegation has its place. Good leaders delegate responsibilities and tasks …

Obama Fiasco over the Same Sex Debacle!

This should become a problem for Obama. It is something that he should not have weighed in on. The liberal media had given him a pass on this issue. But does anyone believe that Obama was ever against same sex …

May 25, 2012

The Flags at the Cemetery

Filed under: American Society & Heritage - 25 May 2012

By Dr. Paul Kengor

Like many Americans, Memorial Day never ceases to move me. Rivaled only by Christmas and Easter, it’s the most poignant time of the year for me, maybe because, like Christmas and Easter, it’s about life, death, …

April 10, 2012

Democrats Responsible for Black Culture of Anger

Black twenty-year-old male Danielle Simpson with two black associates were interrupted by 84 year old Geraldine Davidson while in the process of burglarizing her home. They duct taped her mouth, bound her hands and legs and threw the white former …

February 25, 2012

Americans Are Better Than Who Obama Thinks We Are.

Along with their ever-present accusation that anyone who criticizes or disagrees with America’s first black president is a racist, class envy is the centerpiece of Obama’s re-election campaign.

February 24, 2012

Failure to Honor Washington: a Triumph of the Left

Filed under: American Society & Heritage - 24 Feb 2012

On this, what would have been George Washington’s 279th birthday week, Americans will go about their business, a free people, without acknowledging – nor celebrating – the man whose toil on their behalf was measureless.

Are Conservatives with Ginsburg or the Founders on the Constitution?

When Ruth Bader Ginsburg said in Egypt recently that she “would not look to the U.S. Constitution if [she] were drafting a constitution in the year 2012,” it was no surprise. In that the Constitution militates against a nanny …

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