Archive for August 23rd, 2008

Dismal Visions of Ones Own Country

This video (which is intended to be in support of Barack Obama) does a good job of illustrating the differences in how liberals see America and how conservatives see America. For liberals, America is a place of crippling high gas prices (that myopic liberal energy policy created), foreclosures, natural disasters, closed factories, windmill farms (that […]

We Have Met the Enemy

American Minute from William J. Federer “We have met the enemy and they are ours,” wrote Navy Captain Oliver Hazard Perry, who died AUGUST 23, 1819. Captain Perry was renowned for his victory during the War of 1812 over 6 British warships in the Battle of Lake Erie. On September 10, 1813, Perry’s vessels, with […]

Joe Biden on His Running Mate

Word is out: Barack Obama has picked Joe Biden as his running mate for the White House. Check out Biden’s powerful endorsement of the lead on his ticket:

Education Spending: Perceptions Versus Reality

With so much discussion over the South Dakota school funding lawsuit, a report from the Hoover Institute sheds some interesting light on people’s perception of what is being spent on education. A report called “What Americans Think about Their Schools” finds that what people think is being spent and what is actually spent are far […]

The ‘Mainstream’ Media Gives 15:1 to Dems

About a month ago William Tate provided the Nth proof of media bias in Investors Business Daily. Liberal apologists like to point to any cockamamie statistic they can unearth which actually isn’t stacked heavily to the Left to “prove” media bias is a myth. But the number of conservative versus liberal talking heads you have […]

Morality and liberalism, John Edwards style

BY STAR PARKERFOUNDER & PRESIDENTCOALITION ON URBAN RENEWAL & EDUCATION Certainly we’ve not heard the last about the John Edwards scandal. Despite the former presidential candidate’s public statements of remorse, there remains far too much that doesn’t add up. For instance, we’re being asked to swallow a bizarre story that a member of his campaign […]

Believing There Was No Other Choice

*Publisher’s note: this personal testimony is being reprinted in light of the upcoming vote in South Dakota on Initiated Measure 11 and the recent statement by the American Psychological Association that abortion does not threaten women’s mental health. By Julie Thomas Georgia State LeaderOperation Outcry On a rainy, windy day in March 1978, I was […]