July 25, 2020
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Guidelines for Presidential Debate Watchers

(1) The government does not create jobs. It can only create an environment receptive for the creation of jobs. (2) Everything that the candidates propose must be paid from taxpayer dollars. (3) Every federal employee is paid from taxpayer dollars...

Understanding Obama & Ourselves

Why is President Obama so intent on changing America? And why have so many Americans supported the policies and programs producing the changes? Though the questions are almost identical, the answers are very different. The answer to the first...

Politics And The Pulpit

The question of whether politics should have a place in the pulpit has been with us for decades. At times dormant, it has arisen again as the 2014 elections draw near, and it poses a dilemma for religious leaders. The IRS rules forbid religious...

Enjoying Your Obamelet?

Obamelet is an apt metaphor for the President’s transformation of the economy. It recalls Vladimir Lenin’s statement, made 75 years ago in reference to the Great Famine in Ukraine:  “If you want to make an omelet, you must be willing to break a few...

Demonization On Parade

Demonization On Parade

Lately the news has been overflowing with political demonization.  The perpetrators have mostly been liberals, though conservatives have on other occasions shown considerable prowess in the practice. Here is a sampling of the current attacks by...

The Demopublarian Philosophy

The Demopublarian Philosophy

Demopublarianism is rooted in respect for, yet profound dissatisfaction with, the Democrat, Republican, and Libertarian parties. Each has merit but each is flawed. Therefore, unqualified acceptance or rejection of any one of them is a serious...