Archive for July 31st, 2007

Socialism Eating Us Alive

MSNBC has a sobering article on the outlook for socialist spending in the United States over the next few decades: Consider the outlook. From 2005 to 2030, the 65-and-over population will nearly double to 71 million; its share of the population will rise to 20 percent from 12 percent. Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid—programs that […]

Schumer Rues the Day

According to LifeSite.net, Senator Chuck Schumer rues the day Democrats allowed a judicial nominee to be confirmed that held more loyalty to the constitution than to Leftist politics: WASHINGTON, D.C., July 30, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – President Bush can expect to make no more Supreme Court judicial appointments “except in extraordinary circumstances” according to Senate Judiciary […]

A Thunderous Silence

When the newsworthy doesn’t make the news By Bob EllisDakota Voice Last week it was revealed that an employee of Hildebrand Tewes Consulting, Inc. in Sioux Falls had stolen $100,000 from the company. Hildebrand Tewes client list includes former Senator Tom Daschle, Senator Robert Byrd, the South Dakota Campaign for Healthy Families, the South Dakota […]

‘Rescue Me’ TV Show Degrading to Catholics

July 27 /Christian Newswire/ — In Wednesday’s episode of the FX drama “Rescue Me,” Denis Leary’s character had an exchange with a new firefighter about the Bible. He said the Bible is to Catholics what “The Godfather” is to the Mafia. Continuing, Leary blasted the Catholic Church for being corrupt, maintaining that the 12 years […]

The Man Behind ‘Amazing Grace’

DALLAS, July 30 /Christian Newswire/ — The year 2007 marks the 200th anniversary of the abolition of the slave trade in England. Viewers across America have been moved by the portrayal of parliamentarian William Wilberforce’s pivotal role in the crusade against slavery in the recently released film Amazing Grace. The film is named for the […]

Poll: Reading Horoscopes Sinful

July 30 /Christian Newswire/ — ChristiaNet.com, the world’s largest Christian portal with twelve million monthly page loads, recently asked, “Is reading a horoscope a sin?” President of ChristiaNet, Bill Cooper, stated, “Christians should avoid all forms of evil especially any forms of witchcraft.” (Full Article)

Wall, South Dakota Woman Appointed to Civil Rights Council

Gwen Caldwell, who is a long time family rights advocate and Founder of Voice of Women has been honored this month by being appointed to serve on the National Board of Directors of the United Civil Rights Councils of America. She was selected because of her “experience, activism, writing skills, common sense and geography”. This […]