“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen!” – Samuel Adams

Archive for June 28th, 2008

Appeasement Never Works

How did you know this was about Barack Obama? Actually it isn’t…really. It’s about appeasement in general, whether it be with appeasing bad behavior from your child, criminals, or belligerent countries.. From yesterday’s “James Dobson Family Minute”… Psychologists Dr. James Dobson and Dr. Bill Maier illustrate how pacifying aggressive behavior only reinforces it! Click here […]

CWA: Women’s ‘Right to Know’ Law Upheld

From yesterday’s mailbag: New Holland, South Dakota – Concerned Women for America (CWA) of South Dakota applauds the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for upholding South Dakota’s 2005 informed consent legislation (HB1166). “We are pleased that the court got it right,” stated Linda Schauer, State Director of CWA of South Dakota. “The court wisely […]

On the South Dakota Abortion Informed Consent Decision

Some selected, salient excerpts from the Rapid City Journal on yesterday’s appeals court decision clearing the way for enforcement of the 2005 abortion informed consent law. “The bottom line is if the state Legislature orders a professional to tell the truth, that’s not a violation of the First Amendment,” Long said. The 2005 law would […]

Have We Forgotten That Powerful Friend?

American Minute from William J. Federer The Constitutional Convention was in a deadlock over how large and small states could be represented equally. Some delegates gave up and left. Then, on JUNE 28, 1787, 81-year-old Benjamin Franklin spoke and shortly after, the U.S. Constitution became a reality. As recorded by James Madison, Franklin stated: “Groping […]

McCain Supports California Marriage Amendment

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Nathan BlackChristian Post ReporterFri, Jun. 27 2008 03:38 PM EDTSen. John McCain endorsed on Thursday a ballot initiative in California that would overturn the recent state court ruling legalizing same-sex “marriage.” “I support the efforts of the people of California to recognize marriage as a unique institution […]

Study: Christianity Makes Better Men

Christians don’t live a perfect life. They don’t always do the right thing; sometimes they do some pretty bad things. But if a person is a genuine, dedicated Christian, they are probably trying to leave their old nature behind, the one they were born with that was strongly disposed to do the wrong thing. The […]

Planned Parenthood and the ‘marketing of meaninglessness’

BY STAR PARKERFOUNDER & PRESIDENTCOALITION ON URBAN RENEWAL & EDUCATION The message of my last book, “White Ghetto”, is that the social chaos in inner city black communities is symptomatic of the cultural pathology gripping the nation as a whole. Inner city black American life is a leading indicator of American culture and a product […]

Senate Candidate Dykstra Accepts Debate Invitation

Mark your calendars for October 14. From today’s mailbag: Sioux Falls, SD – Republican Senate Candidate Joel Dykstra has accepted the invitation to participate in a statewide debate on October 14, 2008, featuring the ballot candidates for the office of United States Senator. The debate will be held in Vermillion and broadcasted live on South […]

McCain on Jimmy Carter

This is one of the best things I’ve ever heard come out of John McCain’s mouth. From The Politico: “Carter was a lousy president,” McCain observed to Ralston. “This is the same guy who kissed Brezhnev.”

Spain Takes Next Evolutionary Step: Rights for Apes

If, as evolutionists claim, humans are simply highly evolved animals, then there’s really no significant distinction between animals and humans, other than the intelligence. All that immortal soul, created in the image of God stuff really doesn’t matter. So if we consider human rights an important thing (strictly from a humanist perspective, mind you), then […]

Obama Hires ‘Religious Affairs’ Adviser

What, so he can work on fooling Bible-believing Christians into thinking Obama represents their interests? From the Washington Post: The Obama campaign plans a strong push to attract religious voters — with small group “faith forums” held around the country, regular meetings with clergy of various faiths, frequent appearances in religious media and a faith […]

Black Pro-Lifers Say Planned Parenthood ‘Racist’

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Alexander J. SheffrinChristian Post ReporterFri, Jun. 27 2008 02:12 PM EDT Dozens of black pastors and pro-life advocates converged on Capitol Hill Thursday to protest outside the Democratic and Republican National Headquarters because of what they claimed was a silence on “racist” abortion providers like Planned Parenthood. […]