In today’s marketplace of ideas it is easy to get bogged down in the game of name-calling. The idea being that it is much easier to discount someone’s argument once their personal reputation has been soiled. Unfortunately, this seems to be “winning” strategy on all sides of the political spectrum and the election season IS its […]
A quick reference for resources on several currently divisive topics. Slavery in the U.S. Was our system founded to only support white men? This is not true according to leading abolitionists and civil rights reformers. You can also read the words of the founders to see what they thought about it. Martin Luther King Jr and […]
AMAZING speech that challenges the Senate and the direction of our country. This is truly reaching across the isle and I commend his courage as a freshman Senator to speak with such passion and truth. I also appreciate his ability to dig into the history of the Senate and ask “what would the founders say?” I encourage all Republicans and Democrats and those who have given up on our system to watch this and begin to believe in it again. There are men and women of integrity and true statesmen still out there.
Liberals view the Constitution as an antiquated document written by racist rich white men. They believe that it should be revised to fit the times. “It is a different world” they say. My opinions reject this liberal view and are more in agreement with Calvin Coolidge when he said: If all men are created equal, […]
Every time the fiscal year ends (Sept. 30th) Congress (House and Senate) have pass 12 bills of legislation confirming or proposing new spending/appropriations for the next fiscal year. Some of these appropriations are multi-year and so do not need to be re-addressed every year, most are annual. Both the House and Senate have committees, which […]
Dear Cal, I am writing this response to your September 12, 2015 article, “Two Kingdoms in Conflict Over Same-Sex Marriage” (found here: http://townhall.com/columnists/calthomas/2015/09/10/two-kingdoms-in-conflict-over-samesex-marriage-n2049901) I am making this a public letter to you not because you are the object of my opposition. In fact, your article was suggested to me recently and happens to be just […]