“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 December 1st, 2008

Still Another Study Points to Link Between Abortion, Mental Health Problems

On the heels of a report last week published in the Journal of Psychiatric Research pointing to a link between abortion and mental health problems in women, this week LifeNews reports on a New Zealand report published in the British Journal of Psychiatry. The New Zealand study conducted by researchers at Otago University found a […]

State of Calif. Investigating Mormon Church Support for Proposition 8

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Eric YoungChristian Post ReporterSun, Nov. 30 2008 06:13 PM EST The government body that enforces political campaign, lobbying, and conflict of interest laws in the state of California will be conducting an investigation of the Mormon church and its role in the campaign to ban gay marriage […]

Adrift From Our Past

By S. Michael CravenCenter for Christ & Culture Last week my family and I spent Thanksgiving at my wife’s ancestral farm, a beautiful spot located between Navasota and Brenham in historic Washington County, known as the birthplace of the Republic of Texas in 1836. The land, possessing rolling hills, tranquil ponds, and a plethora of […]

Rome is Burning – And We’re Having a National Fiddling Convention

BY PAUL E. SCATES While politicians of both parties are fiddling away, mostly in squabbles about who has the most power, the issues that affect the daily lives of all Americans are being ignored. And if politicians aren’t yammering on endlessly about them, then to the distinguished members of the Fourth Estate don’t recognize those […]

All Should Have an Equal Chance

American Minute from William J. Federer The Confederates won the Second Battle of Bull Run, crossed the Potomac River into Maryland and captured Harper’s Ferry. But the Confederate drive was halted at the Battle of Antietam, the bloodiest day of fighting in American history. In total, over a half million lost their lives in the […]

Mayflower Compact Poll Results

Last week’s poll on the Mayflower Compact is now closed. The poll/question read as follows: According to the Mayflower Compact, what are two of the reasons the Pilgrims made their voyage? Most of the choices provided were valid to some degree (except for the third one), but the Mayflower Compact specifically states the reasons why […]