Society's Sour Mood
Liberty and Security A couple of weeks ago, when Dr. Ben Carson announced his Presidential Bid for 2016, he blamed liberal policies for the sour mood across America. He went on to say that taking care of the downtrodden was not the government’s responsibility thereby showing his opposition to government welfare. But is Dr. Carson right? What is the correlation between liberal policies and the sour mood of people across the country? Are these two things related at all? In this
The Untold Story of an Army Medic’s Keychain
Yesterday a service technician from Time Warner showed up to hook up my cable and Internet. But as we began to talk I learned that he wasn’t only a service technician – he was also a serviceman, a former army medic. I began asking questions about his experience in the military. He was as medic at the nearest hospital to the twin towers in New York when they fell on 9/11. He was a first responder. He went back and forth between the hospital and the pentagon in the afterma
No Freedom of Speech in School
No free speech in the classroom? The first amendment “prohibits the making of any law respecting an establishment of religion, impeding the free exercise of religion, abridging the freedom of speech.” So here’s the question – do we lose all of our rights of free speech and exercise of religion the moment we step on government property? Out of fear of offending – we now restrict free speech. Imposing religion is absolutely wrong – but seriously – we’re not seeking to be Englan
Who is Bernie Sanders?
On April 29, 2015 the independent and self-described, ‘Democratic Socialist’ Senator Bernie Sanders a Democrat from Vermont announced his candidacy for the Presidency of the United States thus giving former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton a primary challenge. While Secretary Clinton seems poised to win the Democratic nomination – and even the Presidency –, Senator Sanders has declared that he can and will pose a challenge to her, “People should not underestimate me,” he sa