Friday the 15th Leftovers

The progressive left will tell you, worldwide, that conservatives are for big business, and liberals are for the “little guy.” They’ll tell you how much they care about you, because you’re an individual, while, “the right, you know, just cares about their buddies in the boardrooms.” If you pay attention, though, you can see right [...] [...]

Thursday Roundup

As always, my bookmarks runneth over. Time to clean them out. It’s interesting that those who collect your data are often afraid of you even seeing what they’re collecting. In this particular case, it relates to information collected by public schools in their students. I suspect this might have to do with fear of the information [...] [...]

It must be Easter

How can you tell that Holy Week is approaching? Well, I hope that you’ve been observing Lent, and that you always keep an eye on the liturgical calendar. But even if you don’t, you can tell we’re getting close to Easter because a secular publication has given prominence to a flimsy argument against traditional Christian [...] [...]

Rethinking Religious Liberty (and other stuff worth reading)

Here comes the puzzle of religious liberty, at least as it has played out for us. The subtraction of beliefs leaves, as a remainder, “no one’s religious beliefs,” or more accurately, non-belief. Non-belief thereby becomes the established state worldview. Secularism takes the place of an established religion. Secularism is not neutral. It is a quite [...] [...]

This is What it Looks Like When a Civilization Dies

At least four people have been killed in the latest unrest in Egypt, amid anger over 74 deaths after a football match in Port Said on Wednesday. Many Egyptians blame the authorities for failing to protect fans. The latest bout of unrest began on Wednesday, after a pitch invasion in Port Said, when Cairo’s visiting [...] [...]

Worth Reading: Catholics Under Fire

In reality, this should be called Christians Under Fire, because it’s only a matter of time before all Christian churches and schools are impacted by this decision. Take the order promulgated by Obama’s Department of Health and Human Services on Friday to require virtually all employers to offer insurance coverage of sterilization, abortifacients, and contraceptives without [...] [...]

Do as I Say, Not as I Do

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You don’t like guns? I don’t like plastic bags. “I don’t like guns.” This declaration from a friend, a Jewish liberal reacting with dismay when told that yours truly owns several firearms, goes regularly to the shooting range, and strongly advocates for private ownership of weapons by honest, law-abiding citizens. “I don’t like plastic bags.” I responded. My liberal [...] [...]

Video: Arab Spring in Egypt

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Why is Occupy Wall Street Anti-Semitic?

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